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  • 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 »
  • Jeff Parish looking into early Saturday death

    November 5, 2011 1:19 PM

    METAIRIE - Homicide investigators in suburban New Orleans are working on the case of a woman found dead in a Metairie apartment. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's office says a neighbor heard the woman moaning in an apartment above hers early Saturday morning. Responding deputies forced their way into... more »
  • Fire in a vacant four-plex

    October 28, 2011 9:38 AM

    BATON ROUGE- St. George and Baton Rouge Fire Departments arrived at a four-plex apartment fire early this morning to find heavy smoke and fire visible from the back door. All four units were searched and no victims were found inside of the apartment at 8245 Ned St. in Baton... more »
  • Baton Rouge apartment complex sold

    October 9, 2011 9:22 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A New York investment firm has acquired the Cottages of Baton Rouge, a 392-unit student housing complex. Kayne Anderson Real Estate Advisors, the private equity real estate arm of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, did not disclose the price it paid to Birmingham, Ala.-based Capstone Properties. ... more »
  • Police search Jefferson's apartment in fight investigation

    August 24, 2011 5:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police searched Jordan Jefferson's off-campus apartment this afternoon as part of their investigation into a fight last week that witnesses said involved LSU football players. BRPD officers were seen taking bags of evidence from an apartment at the Oakbrook Apartments near Nicholson and Lee Drive. ... more »
  • One person injured in BR apartment fire

    August 8, 2011 2:11 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Red Cross is assisting families after a two-alarm fire broke out at a Baton Rouge apartment complex. It happened around 12:30 a.m. at the Cambridge Apartments in the 1200 block of Bob Pettit Boulevard. One person received second and third-degree burns from the fire. The... more »
  • Vacant apartment fire in Baton Rouge under investigation

    August 2, 2011 3:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Investigators are trying to figure out how a fire happened at a vacant apartment fire in Baton Rouge. It happened just before noon on Tuesday, in the 8200 block of Skysail Avenue. Fire was visible in one of the upstairs apartments when firefighters arrived. No... more »
  • One arrested, another at large in Tigerland attack

    June 15, 2011 11:28 AM

    BATON ROUGE - One person was arrested and another is still at large in connection with a robbery and sexual assault at a Tigerland apartment, according to Baton Rouge Police. Sgt. Don Stone said Joseph Peter Morgan, 25, of Baton Rouge was arrested around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night. He's... more »
  • No one injured in apartment fire

    May 22, 2011 9:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE- No one was injured in an apartment fire that damaged three units at the Canterbury House Apartments on South Sherwood Forest Blvd. yesterday evening. When firefighters got to the scene fire was shooting from a third story balcony. Investigators believe the fire started on the balcony and... more »
  • BRFD: Child playing with lighter started apartment fire

    March 18, 2011 10:25 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A child playing with a lighter started an apartment fire that left three families without a place to stay, according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department. Curt Monte with BRFD said the fire started in a bedroom of one of the units at a tri-plex at... more »
  • Red Cross finds housing for apartment fire victims

    February 8, 2011 6:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - More than 40 people, homeless after an apartment fire in Baton Rouge, will have a place to stay tonight. The fire started Monday night at an apartment complex on North Carrollton Drive. Most of the people living at the complex, known as Hope Village, have psychological... more »
  • Crews battle large apartment fire in Baton Rouge

    February 7, 2011 8:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters fought a large, two-building apartment fire in central Baton Rouge tonight. Firefighters were called out to the complex at 855 N. Carrollton Avenue, and when they arrived found fire already showing out of one apartment. Crews got the fire under control just before 8:30,... more »
  • Fire damages apartment buildings in Baker

    January 26, 2011 9:19 PM

    BAKER- Three families are homeless after a fire burned down a four-plex apartment building in Baker. It happened on Singletary Drive this evening around 5:00. The blaze started when a soft drink machine caught fire in a vending building attached to one of the two buildings of Singletary... more »
  • No injuries in morning apartment fire

    January 25, 2011 12:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A fire at the Jefferson Shadows Apartments caused minor damage, but has forced one resident out of their unit. Firefighters from the St. George and Baton Rouge Fire departments were called to the apartments just before 9:00 a.m. A neighbor had noticed smoke coming from an apartment... more »
  • Woman killed, teen injured in early morning apartment fire

    January 16, 2011 10:40 AM

    Baton Rouge Firefighters say a woman died in an early morning apartment fire. It happened at the Newport Villa Apartments in the 1700 block of LaAnnie Drive. Lizzie Simond, 65, died in the fire. Investigators say "improperly discarded smoking material" started the fire. The blaze started in the... more »
  • Officials: Arson suspected in BR apartment fire

    November 29, 2010 2:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A fire at a garage apartment in north Baton Rouge is believed to have been intentionally set, according to investigators. The Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to 5636 North Foster Drive just after noon today, and said smoke was billowing out of the apartment when they arrived.... more »
  • Fire destroys town homes in Carencro

    November 25, 2010 11:01 AM

    CARENCRO – Ten units in Lafayette Parish were destroyed in an apartment fire overnight. Several departments were called to the town homes on Desoto Road around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday to assist with extinguishing the fire. An estimated 70 firefighters were working the scene at one point, but the fire still... more »
  • BBQ starts apartment fire, injures two

    November 21, 2010 12:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE- An unattended Bar-B-Que pit is to blame for a fire that destroyed an apartment on Bles Avenue near Perkins Road, and sent two people to the hospital. Residents told Baton Rouge Fire officials they were cooking on a balcony Saturday evening. Fire fighters think a hot coal left... more »
  • Cause determined in Baton Rouge apartment fire

    November 19, 2010 2:12 PM

    Fire Investigators say an electrical malfunction is to blame for an apartment fire overnight in Baton Rouge. It happened just after midnight in the 4600 block of Earl Gros Avenue, that's in the Tigerland area. Fire fighters say the heating unit had malfunctioned and started the fire. ... more »
  • Apartment fire in Tigerland

    November 19, 2010 7:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Firefighters are investigating an apartment fire in Tigerland. It happened at 4600 Earl Gros Avenue just after midnight Friday. No word on any injuries, or a possible cause of the fire. more »
  • Friends, family optimistic Good Samaritan will recover

    November 8, 2010 5:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Friends and family of a man who was shot while trying to stop a robbery are optimistic he will recover. A family member said Charlie Cangelosi underwent more surgery today. The 23-year-old Baton Rouge man was shot early Sunday morning in the parking lot of a... more »
  • Baton Rouge man indicted on murder charge

    October 14, 2010 7:06 AM

    An East Baton Rouge Parish grand jury has indicted a 19-year-old man in the deadly shooting of another man at a Baton Rouge apartment complex. Douglas Dorsey of Baton Rouge was charged with second-degree murder Wednesday in the June 11 slaying of 21-year-old Kendrick Foster. Police said Foster lived at... more »
  • Lafayette police probe shooting death

    October 11, 2010 6:20 AM

    Lafayette police are investigating a shooting outside an apartment building that left one man dead. Officers say Randall Joseph Clemons of Lafayette was found next to his vehicle late Saturday night with multiple gunshot wounds. Clemons was rushed to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Detectives have identified... more »
  • Firefighter injured in apartment fire

    October 10, 2010 10:24 AM

    A firefighter with the Central Fire Department was injured in an apartment fire Saturday evening. It happened in the 10800 block of Sullivan Road. Investigators believe the fire started in an electrical breaker box in a closet. No one was home when the fire started. Two apartments were... more »
  • Apartment fire in Baton Rouge

    September 30, 2010 6:45 AM

    An investigation is underway into an apartment fire in Baton Rouge. It happened on Rembrandt Drive near Rodin just before 5 a.m. Thursday. At this time, there's no word of any injuries or damages. more »
  • Judge to rule Sept. 30 in Small case

    September 21, 2010 9:02 AM

    A Caddo district judge will rule Sept. 30 on whether to acquit a Shreveport woman convicted of murder after her 6-year-old daughter died in an apartment fire while home alone with another child. In the motion, defense attorney Christopher Hatch argues Satonia Small did not kill her child and her... more »
  • Apartment fire in Central caused by arson

    September 21, 2010 5:54 AM

    Firefighters are investigating an apartment fire that is believed to be arson. It happened in Central around 2:20 a.m. Tuesday at 15026 Forestgrove Avenue. Firefighters say the fire started on the second floor, and it quickly spread to the attic causing $250,000 in damage. The power was off to the... more »
  • 3 children found shot dead in Texas apartment

    September 19, 2010 3:15 PM

    Authorities say three children were found shot to death and a man was found wounded at a suburban Houston apartment complex. Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Jamie Wagner says detectives are trying to determine who was responsible for the shootings. She says the shootings were reported about 9:45 a.m. Sunday at... more »
  • Jimi Hendrix's London apartment open to public

    September 16, 2010 12:53 PM

    A London apartment that Jimi Hendrix lived in is opening to the public as part of an exhibition marking the 40th anniversary of his death. Hendrix moved into the top floor of 23 Brook Street with his English girlfriend, Kathy Etchingham, in 1968, two years after he came to... more »

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