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  • Baby's ashes stolen in burglary

    February 16, 2015 7:56 PM

    PHOENIX, ARIZONA- A woman is asking for her baby's ashes back after they were taken from a silver keepsake box in a burglary. Alyssa Ruiz says she kept the ashes of her son, Matthew Isaiah Hernandez, in a plastic bag in the silver box but the bag was taken... more »
  • Dog rescued during apartment fire

    February 4, 2015 12:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters rescued a dog out of a smoke-filled apartment early Wednesday morning in Baton Rouge. Investigators said the fire happened at a set of apartments located at 1741 Brightside Lane just before 9 a.m. due to an electrical malfunction in a wall outlet. When they arrived... more »
  • Weekends with Whitney: Downtown Living Play Video

    January 16, 2015 7:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE - More than 100 people are kicking off their New Year living downtown in Baton Rouge's Central Business District. In this Weekends with Whitney preview, News 2's Whitney Vann gives you a look at new, affordable apartments. Rent starts around $800/month at the new apartments on 3rd... more »
  • Woman injured in apartment shooting

    January 13, 2015 4:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a woman shot at a Baton Rouge apartment complex Tuesday afternoon is expected to survive. The shooting happened at 650 North Ardenwood, according to Baton Rouge Police. Detectives said a 22-year-old woman was shot in the torso. EMS transported the woman to a... more »
  • Heater blamed for LSU apartment fire

    January 9, 2015 10:29 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters said a faulty heating unit was to blame for a reported fire at an apartment complex on the LSU campus Friday morning. The fire happened at the Edward Gay Apartments off Roosevelt Drive, north of the campus. Smoke was seen pouring out of one of... more »
  • SU students sue apartments over racist attack Play Video

    January 8, 2015 10:59 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Two students from Southern University filed a lawsuit Thursday claiming the managers of an apartment complex near LSU attacked them and called them racial slurs after the students tried to lease an apartment there. Jasmine Edwards and Demonya Williams named Courtyard Orleans Apartments, apartment manager Kortney... more »
  • Children playing with lighter blamed for apartment fire

    January 7, 2015 10:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Firefighters believe children playing with a lighter likely caused an apartment fire Wednesday evening. Units from the St. George and Baton Rouge city fire departments responded to the blaze off Gardere, on Rush Avenue. The first crews on the scene reported seeing fire and smoke coming from... more »
  • Familes displaced following fire at apartment complex Play Video

    January 6, 2015 5:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE - An investigation is underway after a fire that left several people homeless in Baton Rouge Tuesday morning. The blaze broke out just before 5 a.m. at the Blackstone Manor apartment complex in the 4100 block of West Brookstown near Prescott. Nearly two dozen people are... more »
  • Apartment fire under investigation

    December 29, 2014 10:56 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters said a family of four made it safely out of an apartment which caught fire early Monday morning in Baton Rouge. Mark Miles with BRFD said the unit at Crillion Apartments on North Foster Drive caught fire around 6:45 a.m. Investigators said it started in... more »
  • Police ID man murdered in apartment near LSU Play Video

    December 12, 2014 5:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said Roderick Carolina, 34, was shot and killed inside his apartment Friday afternoon. BRPD released Carolina's name about five hours after he was found dead two blocks from LSU. District Attorney Hillar Moore and numerous police officers swarmed the scene in the 2700 block of... more »
  • Familes recover from apartment fire Play Video

    October 17, 2014 3:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The apartment fire that sent one man to the hospital for burn injuries has put dozens of people out of their homes. The fire happened at Broadmoor Plantation Apartments Thursday night. Firefighters said when they arrived on the scene, they discovered a fire in the kitchen... more »
  • Investigators release details on deadly fire

    October 6, 2014 11:29 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Investigators released more details Monday about an apartment fire that claimed the lives of two victims and hospitalized one last week. BRFD released the names of the victims, 71-year-old Ezekiel Jackson and 63-year-old Gloria Jackson, and listed their causes of death as carbon monoxide poisoning secondary... more »
  • Hazmat crew cleans quarantined Dallas apartment

    October 3, 2014 12:23 PM

    DALLAS - Health care officials in Texas are making progress tracking down people who had direct or indirect contact with a Liberian man diagnosed with the Ebola. The number of people is now 50, down from 100. All are being monitored and none have shown any symptoms of exposure to... more »
  • Investigators: Man intentionally set blaze at apartment complex Play Video

    September 29, 2014 5:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Fire officials in Baton Rouge made an arrest in the two-alarm fire on Jefferson Highway that was intentionally set. Jeffrey Jones was arrested and charged with simple arson on Sunday. Investigators say he allegedly got into an argument with his wife, and once she left police... more »
  • Woman booked after shooting alleged intruder Play Video

    September 2, 2014 8:38 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - Police in New Orleans say they have arrested a woman who initially told officers she shot a man who tried to force his way into her apartment. 26-year-old Martynenez Grigsby was booked in connection with the shooting of a 20-year-old man on Monday afternoon at a Poydras... more »
  • 2 arrested in Hammond apartment burglary

    August 21, 2014 11:25 AM

    HAMMOND - Sheriff's deputies in Tangipahoa Parish said they arrested two men in connection with an apartment burglary in Hammond on Wednesday. Witnesses said three men exited an apartment on Honeysuckle Drive and got into a vehicle as deputies were on their way to the scene. One of... more »
  • Tenants claim poor treatment after fire Play Video

    July 30, 2014 4:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - After an apartment fire forced dozens of residents out of their homes last week, they're now being told that they will have to quickly find a new place to live. The Savoy Plaza Apartments are located on Wooddale Blvd. "The treatment is horrible," said one four... more »
  • Apartment flooding continues to trap residents Play Video

    July 18, 2014 6:33 PM

    BAKER - A group of people in Baker have been dealing with flooding issues for more than a decade and say they get trapped in their apartment complex whenever there's heavy rain. The Bent Tree Manor Apartment Complex off Plank Road has poor drainage, and it makes getting in... more »
  • Fast-moving inferno claims seven lives Play Video

    July 11, 2014 3:07 AM

    LOWELL, MA - Investigators in Massachusetts are looking into whether an alarm system was working in the apartment building where a fast-moving fire killed four adults and three children. They're also looking into reports that sounds of fireworks or an explosion preceded the flames. Thearan Sak says his brother, Torn... more »
  • 3 die in suspicious Metairie apartment fire

    June 10, 2014 11:44 AM

    METAIRIE - Jefferson Parish homicide detectives are investigating the deaths of three people in a Metairie apartment fire. Sheriff's Office spokesman John Fortunato says fire investigators found evidence of an accelerant near the area where the fire started early Tuesday morning. Fortunato says the bodies of a woman in her... more »
  • Woman faces arson charges for boarding house fire

    June 5, 2014 1:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A judge charged a woman accused of attempting to burn down a building she was evicted from last month with aggravated arson and terrorizing. Authorities said the incident occurred on May 20 after Miranda King, 26, was evicted from a boarding house at the corner of... more »
  • US diplomat injured in Moscow apartment blast

    May 22, 2014 5:10 AM

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA - An explosion in an apartment in central Moscow believed to have been caused by natural gas has injured four people including a U.S. diplomat. The explosion took place about 11 a.m. (0700 GMT) in a nine-story building on Kutuzovsky Prospekt, one of the Russian capital's main thoroughfares.... more »
  • Fire damages, destroys apartments in Denham Springs Play Video

    May 20, 2014 5:18 AM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Firefighters said a fire damaged or destroyed a dozen units at the Boardwark Place Apartments in Denham Springs early Tuesday morning. According to the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office, Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 5 responded to an alarm from the complex just before 3:00 a.m. ... more »
  • Skeleton found at New Orleans apartment building

    April 24, 2014 12:56 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Police say an elevator repairman found the skeletal remains of a man inside an unoccupied apartment building Thursday in the Central City neighborhood. Nola.comThe Times-Picayune reports the body was found in an elevator shaft of the three-story building on South Claiborne Avenue. Nearby residents say the building... more »
  • Boston mourns 2 firefighters killed in blaze Play Video

    March 27, 2014 7:17 AM

    BOSTON, MA - Boston residents are mourning the deaths of two firefighters who were killed when a fire driven by strong winds whipped through a brownstone and trapped them in the basement. Tributes began pouring in Wednesday for Lt. Edward J. Walsh, a 43-year-old father of three who had almost... more »
  • Thieves rob woman in labor

    March 3, 2014 7:30 PM

    ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND- A strange thing happened to a woman in labor headed to the hospital. She and her boyfriend were robbed by three men with guns. The couple was confronted by the thieves as they left their apartment. The boyfriend took off and the robbers tried to... more »
  • Fire destroys apartments, residents spend freezing night at shelter Play Video

    January 29, 2014 10:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Dozens of people will be staying at a shelter Wednesday night and into Thursday after a massive fire ate most of their building. It took firefighters hours to battle the blaze. The fire broke out at about 1:30 p.m. at the Turner Plaza Apartments in... more »
  • Baton Rouge apartment fire remains under investigation Play Video

    January 29, 2014 1:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A massive apartment fire in Baton Rouge remains under investigation this afternoon. It happened around 1:30 p.m. at the Turner Plaza Apartments in the 4500 block of North Street. The fire happened on the second floor, but investigators say it is too early to say what caused... more »
  • Talk about another new apartment complex in BR

    November 18, 2013 11:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Some people are worried about noise and drainage issues with a planned apartment complex and parking garage in South Baton Rouge near LSU. Developers went before the city's planning and zoning board Monday to discuss The Standard, which will be adjacent to the LSU campus on Nicholson... more »
  • Victim identified in Dougherty Dr. shooting

    November 8, 2013 9:02 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police say they are looking for three men in connection to a deadly shooting Thursday night in the 70805 area. 34-year-old Travis Harris was shot and killed around 9 p.m. at the Kings Court Apartments on Dougherty Dr. He died at the scene. Investigators believe... more »
  • Holmes' lawyers: Apartment search was illegal

    October 23, 2013 7:47 AM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes say evidence seized from his booby-trapped apartment shouldn't be used against him because police didn't get a search warrant before sending in a bomb squad robot. Defense attorneys and prosecutors return to court Wednesday for more arguments over... more »
  • Residents looking for place to stay after morning fire Play Video

    September 27, 2013 5:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE- An early morning apartment fire in Baton Rouge left six people homeless today. It happened around 2:30 a.m. in the 600 block of North 39th Street. Firefighters found an upstairs unit engulfed in flames. The other three units suffered smoke and water damage. The American Red... more »
  • One burned, two arrested in suspected meth fire Play Video

    September 2, 2013 7:57 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities arrested two people and a third was sent to the hospital with severe burns after a suspected meth lab fire overnight, according to Baton Rouge firefighters. Robert Combs with BRFD said one person received severe burns to much of their body in the apartment fire... more »
  • 2 dead in Lafayette shooting

    August 30, 2013 8:05 AM

    LAFAYETTE - Lafayette police continue to investigate the deaths of a woman found shot to death in her apartment and a man found dead in a house a mile away. KATC reports family members of the woman said she'd recently moved into an apartment after spending time in a... more »
  • EBRSO: Two shot at apartment complex

    August 29, 2013 2:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said two people were shot this afternoon at an apartment complex off South Harrell's Ferry Drive, and took themselves to the hospital. Spokesperson Casey Rayborn Hicks said the shooting happened around 1:20 p.m. outside the St. Jean Apartments. She said two people with gunshot... more »
  • Pastor: broke, leaving town

    August 21, 2013 10:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A pastor under investigation for questionable business practices says he is broke, leaving town, and is asking for donations to start a new church. Reginald Stewman has filed bankruptcy papers saying he owes 40 creditors somewhere between $500,000 and $1,000,000. The WBRZ News 2 Investigative Unit... more »
  • Shooting victim found outside apartments identified

    August 1, 2013 8:21 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a 17-year-old was found shot to death outside an apartment complex early Thursday morning. Cpl. Don Coppola said Lezell James was shot in the upper torso. He was found after officers responded to reports of shots fired at the complex on La Annie Drive... more »
  • Victim identified in BR apartment shooting

    July 5, 2013 10:01 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Investigators have released the name of the man found dead at an apartment complex early Friday in southeast Baton Rouge. Deputies responded to calls of shots fired around 5:30 a.m. at the Oakleigh Apartments on Perkins Rd. When they arrived, they found 25-year-old John Coates... more »
  • One dead in apartment complex shooting Play Video

    July 5, 2013 7:23 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies are on the scene of a deadly shooting at an apartment complex in southeast Baton Rouge. Authorities responded to calls of shots fired at the complex, located in the 11000 block of Perkins Rd., around 5:30 a.m. Friday. That's when deputies say they... more »
  • Apartment developments popping up in Baton Rouge Play Video

    June 28, 2013 4:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Developers are hoping new housing units will fill up as fast as they're being built in Baton Rouge. Students say it's a good idea to get a head start on finding new digs. "We started pretty early but I know it gets more difficult the... more »
  • Apartment fire started by unattended stove

    June 17, 2013 10:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters said today that an apartment fire in Baton Rouge Sunday night was caused by a pot left unattended on a unit's stove. It happened Sunday evening around 7 p.m. at the Evangeline Place apartment complex on Annette Street. Curt Monte with the Baton Rouge... more »
  • Man shot "for no reason" at apartment complex

    June 6, 2013 10:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Sheriff's deputies responded to a shooting at an apartment complex near the intersection of Reiger Road and Siegen late Thursday night. The victim said he was shot by "another man for no reason and ran," a department spokesperson said. A suspect has not been developed. ... more »
  • 11-year-old boy found at bottom of apartment pool

    June 3, 2013 10:25 AM

    HOUMA - Sheriff's deputies said an 11-year-old visiting family at a Houma apartment complex drowned in the facility's pool this weekend. Terrebonne Parish deputies said the victim, Al James from Gray, La., was pulled from the bottom of the swimming pool Saturday evening around 7 p.m. Detectives said... more »
  • 3 dead in Lake Charles apartment fire

    May 29, 2013 2:21 PM

    LAKE CHARLES - Authorities in Lake Charles say three people died in a morning apartment fire. Chief Investigator Zeb Johnson with the Calcasieu Parish Coroner's Office told KPLC TV that the victims are a 29-year-old woman and her two sons, ages 2 and 4. The names of the victims have... more »
  • New complex adds to growing Mid-City Baton Rouge Play Video

    May 22, 2013 4:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Leslie Garnier is pinching pennies to support her growing family. "We needed to relocate. I was with child, I didn't want to bring the baby where we were living," she told News 2. So naturally Garnier was thrilled to find a brand new gated community, complete... more »
  • Complex: pastor bailed, now looking for help from other agencies Play Video

    May 21, 2013 6:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Government agencies are taking a close look at an apartment complex where 30 people with mental challenges live. Reginald Stewman, a Baton Rouge preacher, left these clients after he took part of their Social Security checks to pay for rent but never handed over the money... more »
  • FBI searches apartment in ricin letter case

    May 18, 2013 3:34 PM

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Authorities in hazardous materials suits are searching an apartment in downtown Spokane, Wash., as they investigate the recent discovery of a pair of letters containing the deadly poison ricin. FBI agents, Spokane police officers and U.S. Postal Inspection Service officials descended on the apartment Saturday morning. No... more »
  • Pastor owes rent money, proof of licensing Play Video

    May 13, 2013 5:43 PM

    B ATON ROUGE - The fate of dozens of people with mental challenges who relied on a Baton Rouge pastor to help them is in legal limbo. Reginald Stewman collected money from his "patients" to meet their daily needs, but has yet to hand over the money to the... more »
  • Preacher doesn't pay rent, again Play Video

    May 9, 2013 7:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge pastor, who takes care and shelters mentally challenged people, has walked away from his responsibilities. He owes Brittany's Place thousands of dollars and it's left social agencies scrambling to meet the needs of their patients. Reginald Stewman says he takes care of these... more »
  • 1 dead in shooting at Shreveport apartment complex

    May 8, 2013 8:58 AM

    SHREVEPORT- Shreveport police are investigating a fatal shooting at an apartment complex. The shooting was reported Tuesday night at Shreveport's Cooper Road Plaza Apartments. Authorities responded to reports of a fight at the complex about 45 minutes prior to the shooting, but found nothing and left the scene. Police returned... more »
  • Explosion, fire rocks apartment complex

    May 7, 2013 1:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters responded to an apartment fire and reported explosion at a complex this afternoon in Baton Rouge. People living near the Oaks of Kingsbridge at 11888 Long Ridge Drive told News 2 they felt an explosion which shook their homes, then called 911. The fire... more »
  • Minister under investigation ducks News 2 cameras Play Video

    April 11, 2013 2:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - News 2 continued to investigate a Baton Rouge minister who said he's caring for dozens of mentally challenged people, even though the state says he's not licensed to do so. Reginald Stewman is under investigation from state and federal agencies about his business, his taxes, and... more »
  • Fire damages vacant apartment complex

    April 5, 2013 9:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE - An investigation is underway after a vacant building went up in flames early Friday morning. Police and firefighters were called out to the apartment complex on Gardere Lane just after 6 a.m. It took crews about 20 minutes to get the fire under control. ... more »
  • Minister under investigation for fraud Play Video

    April 4, 2013 12:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A pastor is under investigation for the way he runs an apartment complex which houses people with mental disabilities. Reginald Stewman faces possible jail time for IRS fraud, the Social Security Administration is looking into his business practices, and now the state is investigating if he's... more »
  • Clinton man dies in apartment fire

    February 5, 2013 9:07 AM

    CLINTON - Investigators identified a wheelchair-bound man who died this morning in a Clinton apartment which caught fire. The Clinton Fire Department said 47-year-old Christian Phillips died in the fire at the Clinton Manor Apartments today. Firefighters received the call around 7:18 a.m. and were on scene five minutes... more »
  • FBI: Holmes' booby trap included improvised napalm

    January 8, 2013 1:36 PM

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. - An elaborate booby trap system allegedly set up to pull police away from the Colorado theater shooting included improvised napalm and thermite, which burns so hot that water can't put out the blaze. FBI bomb technician Garrett Gumbinner described the system Tuesday at a hearing in which... more »
  • 4 arrested in fatal shooting of Hattiesburg teen

    December 31, 2012 1:44 PM

    HATTIESBURG, Miss.- Four people have been arrested on charges related to a fatal shooting Sunday at a Hattiesburg apartment complex. Hattiesburg police say in a news release that Addreon Brister, 18, of Tylertown, and Antonica Magee, 20, of Columbia, are each charged with murder. Police say Jimmy Lee Oliver, 28,... more »
  • Jail releases mug shots of former LSU players arrested Play Video

    October 25, 2012 7:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The four former LSU football players arrested Thursday on drug charges have been booked into jail, but bond has not been set. The jail released their booking photographs, also known as "mug shots," just before 8 p.m. Jordan Jefferson, Tyrann Mathieu, Karnell Hatcher, and Derrick Bryant... more »
  • BRPD: Four former LSU players caught with marijuana Play Video

    October 25, 2012 5:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested four former LSU players after they said they were caught with marijuana in an off-campus apartment. Authorities arrested Jordan Jefferson, Tyrann Mathieu, Karnell Hatcher, and Derrick Bryant before 4 p.m. at an apartment on West State Street. Lt. Don Kelly with Baton Rouge... more »
  • Police identify man killed in overnight shooting

    October 8, 2012 10:29 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police identified a man found shot to death at a Baton Rouge apartment complex overnight. Lt. Don Kelly said Clement Legea, 45, was found dead lying on the sidewalk inside an apartment complex at 11445 Bard Street just after midnight today. Kelly said they were... more »
  • Police say Colo. suspect's apartment booby trapped

    July 20, 2012 4:21 PM

    AURORA, Colo. - Police say the apartment of the suspect in a mass shooting at a Denver area movie theater is booby trapped, so they've evacuated five surrounding buildings. Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates says bomb technicians are determining how to disarm flammable or explosive material in the third-floor apartment.... more »
  • Three arrested in McLelland Dr. shooting

    May 18, 2012 5:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested three people in connection with a deadly shooting in north Baton Rouge. Cpl. L'Jean Mckneely said detectives arrested Carzel Robertson, 21, Jerrid Davis, 17, and Keymah Hills, 17, in connection with the shooting yesterday on McClelland Drive. Mckneely said Robertson and another man... more »
  • Good neighbors battle BR apartment fire Play Video

    May 4, 2012 5:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An apartment fire could have been a lot worse for a Baton Rouge family, if it wasn't for the help of some good neighbors. Just after 10 p.m. last night, an electrical fire broke out in Shanika Gryo's kitchen at the Kings Court Apartments off Dougherty... more »
  • Woman stabbed in fight at BR apartment

    April 3, 2012 4:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a woman stabbed this afternoon is in moderate condition at a Baton Rouge hospital, and police are looking for her attacker. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely with Baton Rouge Police said the woman was stabbed during a fight with another woman at the Wood Acres Apartments... more »
  • Man arrested for attack in Baton Rouge

    April 2, 2012 3:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man accused of attacking a woman at an apartment complex Sunday is now under arrest. Police say Marvin Varnado chased a woman down to the parking lot of his complex, and dragged her by the the hair back to his apartment. They say Varnado... more »
  • Investigators: Stove left on caused fatal fire

    March 20, 2012 10:39 AM

    METAIRIE - Fire investigators say at 68-year-old man was found dead inside a burning apartment in Metairie. His identity has not been released. The fire broke out shortly after midnight. A neighbor spotted heavy smoke coming from the second floor apartment. Investigators say the man's body was found just... more »
  • Cooking fire damages apartment unit

    February 9, 2012 5:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Fire investigators say an unattended pot is responsible for gutting an apartment unit on Jade Ave. Thursday. It happened just after 1:30 this morning. Firefighters arrived to find flames coming the upper and lower windows of the unit. They managed to contain the flames to... more »
  • Man killed in apartment shooting

    February 5, 2012 10:27 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A man is dead after an overnight apartment shooting. It happened just before 3am Saturday morning. According to Baton Rouge Police, when they responded to scene, they found 19-year-old Justin Weideman laying in the parking lot of the New Port Villa apartments on the 1700 block... more »
  • Neighbors near St. Gabriel apartment fire upset with city leaders

    January 20, 2012 10:32 PM

    ST. GABRIEL- People who live near an under-construction apartment complex that caught fire Friday say they warned the city about dangers like this. The complex, which had five, four-plex buildings already built, started going up in the Fall. Neighbors say they asked the city to reconsider approving the project... more »
  • Fire damages abandoned apartment building

    December 12, 2011 4:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The St. George fire department extinguished a fire coming out of an abandoned apartment building this afternoon. The fire was located at 1444 Jasper Ave. off of Gardere Lane. Authorities do not know what caused the fire and will have more details as the investigation... more »
  • Apartment residents on edge after rapist warning

    November 30, 2011 6:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - People living near LSU's campus told News 2 they're on edge after two attacks on young women in the area. Sgt. Don Kelly said a woman was raped early Tuesday morning outside her Stanford Avenue apartment. The suspect matched the description of another attack a week... more »
  • Port Allen apartment fire ruled arson

    November 30, 2011 5:33 PM

    PORT ALLEN - Investigators announced today that an apartment fire which burned almost two dozen people out of their homes was the work of arson. Barry Mounce with the state Fire Marshal's Office said they wouldn't release the details of how the fire at Kathryn Square Apartments on North... more »
  • Apartment fire displaces 20 people in Port Allen Play Video

    November 29, 2011 5:51 AM

    PORT ALLEN - A fire tore through an apartment complex in Port Allen this morning. Eight units of the Katherine Square Apartments units on North 14th Street were damaged. The Red Cross is currently assisting more than 20 people displaced by the fire. No word on what... more »

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