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  • Bad-luck suspect arrested after failed robbery and car wreck

    March 20, 2017 5:49 PM

    LAKE CHARLES - Police and witnesses say just about everything went wrong for a woman when she tried to rob a bar. Barbara Boyd, manager at Linda's Lounge in Lake Charles, says the woman came in early Saturday, carrying what appeared to be a rifle and demanded money. When the... more »
  • Police looking for suspect in gas station robbery spree

    March 14, 2017 7:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE – Detectives are trying to identify the man accused of robbing several Circle K stores across Baton Rouge earlier this week. According to Baton Rouge Police, the first robbery happened around 11:30 p.m. Sunday at 3373 Florida Blvd. location. The second crime happened at 2959 College Drive... more »
  • 20-year-old arrested for armed robbery at Baton Rouge bowling alley

    March 4, 2017 12:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man was arrested after he allegedly stole another man's vehicle at gunpoint at a bowling alley Thursday evening. The incident occurred at a bowling alley parking lot located at 9829 Airline Hwy. near Old Hammond Hwy. According to arrest records, on March 2 around... more »
  • Armed robber gives up, pays for item instead

    February 27, 2017 2:13 PM

    ST. MARTINVILLE - The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man after he attempted to rob a store Sunday morning. According to the Sheriff's office, 35-year-old Homer John of Breaux Bridge attempted to rob a store on Henderson Highway with a firearm around 8 a.m. When the clerk... more »
  • Baton Rouge woman accused of robbing man during drug sale

    February 24, 2017 9:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police say a Baton Rouge woman faces armed robbery charges after they say she robbed a man during a drug deal in October. On Oct. 8, East Baton Rouge Sheriff's investigators report that a man said he was robbed at gunpoint at a home on Mariner... more »
  • Man wanted for armed robbery of Cash Cow on Coursey Boulevard

    February 6, 2017 3:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE – East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office detectives are searching for a man who robbed the Cash Cow business in the 14000 block of Coursey Boulevard. The incident occurred on Feb. 4 around 2:30 p.m. According to the sheriff's office, the man entered the business, asked about cash... more »
  • Man arrested for robbing Verizon store twice, stole $44,000 worth of phones

    January 24, 2017 6:01 PM

    ASCENSION – Ascension Parish detectives arrested a man who robbed a Verizon Wireless store in Prairieville twice last year. Deputies arrested 39-year-old Howard Julian III for two counts of armed robbery and two counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The store was robbed on... more »
  • Man and store clerk arrested for staging armed robbery of Circle K

    January 20, 2017 12:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A man and store clerk have been arrested for staging an armed robbery of the Circle K on Perkins Road. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office arrested 22-year-old Jordan Jenkins for armed robbery. On Jan. 16, deputies responded to the Circle K in the 18000... more »
  • One suspect in convenience store robbery turns himself in

    January 2, 2017 11:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One of the suspects in a Monday robbery has turned himself in, according to police. Police arrested Carlos Mejia in connect to a robbery at the Tortilleria Concenience Store at 13869 Florida Blvd. The armed robbery occurred around 7:30 p.m. Monday evening. According to BRPD,... more »
  • Brew-Bacher's employee arrested for planning robbery

    December 30, 2016 4:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The Baton Rouge Police Department has made a second arrest following an attempted armed robbery on Tuesday at Brew-Bacher's restaurant. Police charged 21-year-old Camron Long, an employee of the restaurant, for attempted armed robbery after admitting to planning out the crime. Police previously arrested 22-year-old... more »
  • Convicted felon wanted for armed robbery in Donaldsonville arrested

    December 30, 2016 11:32 AM

    ASCENSION – The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a convicted felon wanted for an armed robbery of a convenient store on Highway 1 South. Deputies arrested 26-year-old Terrance Richard for armed robbery, attempted armed robbery, two counts of aggravated assault with a firearm, two counts of possession of a... more »
  • Five Mid-City businesses robbed, gun pointed at owner's head Play Video

    December 29, 2016 12:20 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A store owner in a flourishing part of town said she's lucky to be alive after facing off with an armed robber. Maria Saia peeled out of her parking lot at Anthony's Italian Deli Friday night as a gunman gave chase. "It's very scary, that we're even... more »
  • Two wanted for truck stop casino robbery in St. Helena Parish

    December 23, 2016 2:53 PM

    AMITE CITY – Deputies in St. Helena Parish say two men are wanted for robbing a casino at gunpoint Thursday night. The incident happened around 8:18 p.m. at Tall Timbers Truck Stop on Highway 16 near Amite City. Investigators say two armed suspects entered the casino fully masked and... more »
  • BRPD: suspects claim to be police in armed robbery

    December 21, 2016 11:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE – Police say they are investigating an armed robbery that happened on Burbank Drive sometime before Tuesday morning. Baton Rouge Police spokesperson Sgt. Don Coppola said that officers responded to an armed robbery call 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at 5959 Burbank Drive. However, investigators say the crime was... more »
  • Man wanted for armed robbery at Exxon on Highland Road

    November 30, 2016 2:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Baton Rouge Police detectives are looking for a man who is accused of robbing the Exxon Station in the 8000 block of Highland Road. The incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. on Tuesday when the man walked into the store while armed with a gun and demanded... more »
  • Business' employees come face to face with robber's gun Monday morning

    November 28, 2016 3:21 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Police are trying to find the person who stuck a gun in the face of employees at a business on South Range Monday morning. Security video clearly shows the scary moment at least one worker was face to face with the gun. The Denham Springs Police... more »
  • Zachary man arrested for attempted murder after shooting victim during armed robbery

    November 27, 2016 2:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A Zachary man was arrested after robbing a victim at gunpoint and shooting him once, according to police. The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office said on Nov. 26, just before 7 a.m., authorities were called to Southpark Dr. to investigate a shooting that had occurred.... more »
  • Third suspect arrested in murder at event rental hall

    October 31, 2016 5:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The third suspect in a murder at the Renaissance Center earlier this month was arrested after being identified by other suspects. Alvin Donahue, 19, was booked into jail on murder charges. Investigators said Donahue was the one that fired the shots, killing Youlanda Hunter. Already, Marquise... more »
  • Two men wanted for Brightside Drive Circle K armed robbery

    October 28, 2016 4:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Two men are on the run after robbing a Circle K on Brightside Drive early Friday morning. According to Baton Rouge Police, the two men entered the store wearing bandanna masks and brandishing a handgun. The men grabbed money from the register and fled on foot.... more »
  • Teen robbed at gunpoint at Cottages Apartment complex

    October 21, 2016 3:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A 17-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint Friday morning after meeting a man and taking him back to her apartment near LSU, police said. According to Baton Rouge Police, the crime happened around midnight Friday morning at the Cottages apartment complex on Ben Hur Road. ... more »
  • Man on the run after robbing Gonzales auto parts store

    October 14, 2016 12:03 PM

    GONZALES – Deputies in Ascension Parish are searching for a Baton Rouge man who robbed an Advance Auto Parts store in Gonzales Thursday. According to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office, the robbery happened at the Advanced Auto Parts on Highway 44 just before 9 p.m. Chief Deputy Bobby... more »
  • String of armed robberies, burglaries in Tigerland area over the weekend Play Video

    October 3, 2016 10:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A string of crimes committed in the Tigerland area over the weekend have police investigating to determine if the cases are connected. The list of crimes, including two armed robberies, left one LSU student with seven stitches after being robbed at gun point. That student, Hunter... more »
  • 5 arrested after Essen Lane convenience store holdup

    August 31, 2016 2:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Five suspects believed to be behind a pair of armed robberies were arrested during a traffic stop on Tuesday. 18-year-old Terry Joseph, 21-year-old Alvin Rogers, 18-year-old Kailia Scott, 19-year-old Signy Ragas and 25-year-old Roidaniell Williams were all booked on armed robbery charges. Deputies said two... more »
  • Man wanted for armed robbery of Dollar General on S. Harrell's Ferry Road

    August 10, 2016 11:45 AM

    BATON ROUGE – The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office is looking for a man wanted for the armed robbery of the Dollar General in the 16000 block of S. Harrell's Ferry Road. Around 9:40 p.m. a man entered the store with a silver and black pistol. The manager was... more »
  • Detective reveals new details of deadly Raising Cane's robbery

    August 9, 2016 10:19 AM

    GRETNA - A Kenner Police detective unleashed new and graphic details about the events of the morning when Raising Cane’s store manager Taylor Friloux was stabbed to death at a Monday preliminary hearing in a Gretna courtroom. WWL-TV reported that Detective Brad Ricke described how surveillance cameras captured one... more »
  • BPRD looks to ID suspect in Tuesday morning armed robbery

    August 2, 2016 6:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives are looking to identify a man behind the armed robbery of a Government Street convenience store that happened in the early morning hours of Tuesday. Police said a male suspect entered the business, located in the 5300 block of Government Street, at around 2:45 a.m.... more »
  • 2 suspects wanted in armed robbery of Circle K

    August 1, 2016 6:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives say they've identified one of two suspects believed to be behind the Sunday morning armed robbery of a Highland Road convenience store. Baton Rouge Police said the crime happened at the Circle K in the 5300 block of Highland Road at its intersection with Lee... more »
  • Typo leads to suspect's release In Lafourche Parish

    July 20, 2016 9:27 AM

    THIBODAUX - Authorities say a typographical error caused the release of an armed robbery suspect on a lower bond. The Daily Comet reports Lafourche sheriff's deputies took 24-year-old Brent LeBouef (luh-BUF'), of Houma, back into custody Monday. LeBouef was set for trial this week in state District Judge Christopher Boudreaux's... more »
  • Police locate girl, 13, sought in Raising Cane's armed robbery, murder

    July 5, 2016 5:13 PM

    KENNER - A female passenger who was wanted in connection with a deadly armed robbery at a Raising Cane's on Williams Boulevard has been located. Friday, a 13-year-old girl, accompanied by her parents, turned herself in to police. The girl said she was the female passenger inside the suspect... more »
  • Fourth suspect arrested in murder of Raising Cane's shift manager

    July 1, 2016 10:02 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection with the stabbing death of a Raising Cane’s shift manager during an armed robbery, WWL reports. Kenner Police identified Ariana Yanni Runner, 22, of Reserve as the fourth suspect. Kenner Police Chief Michael Glaser said the third... more »
  • Raising Cane's manager stabbed to death - what we know

    June 30, 2016 10:03 AM

    KENNER - Police in Kenner say they’ve arrested a second suspect and have a third possible suspect in for questioning in the stabbing death of a Raising Cane’s shift manager early Wednesday morning. The stabbing happened at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday when a former employee of the restaurant reportedly stabbed... more »
  • Tulane: Med student shot, wounded in Haiti armed robbery

    June 26, 2016 3:31 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Tulane University says one of its medical students is recovering after being shot and wounded during an armed robbery in Haiti. Marc Kahn from the university's medical school said in a statement Friday that the student was shot in the hand and chest in Port au Prince... more »
  • Man arrested for armed robbery is habitual offender

    June 20, 2016 9:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Investigative Unit has learned a man arrested Monday for an armed robbery that occurred in May should have been in prison. Police arrested Roland King, Jr. and charged him in the armed robbery of the Chevron Station on Highland Road in Old South Baton Rouge... more »
  • Armed robbery suspect leads police on high-speed chase

    June 13, 2016 11:57 AM

    THIBODAUX - Police said a man was arrested in connection with an armed robbery that happened earlier this year after he led officers on a high-speed chase through Terrebonne Parish. 49-year-old Cristopher Smith was booked on charges of armed robbery, aggravated flight from an officer, possession of alcoholic beverages... more »
  • Accused armed robber snagged after victim finds him on Facebook Play Video

    May 26, 2016 10:46 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a man accused of armed robbery after he told the victim his full name and was subsequently identified via his Facebook profile. 28-year-old Robert Connor, of Denham Springs, was booked on an armed robbery charge after he was taken into BRPD custody. The... more »
  • BRPD searching for suspect in Highland gas station armed robbery

    May 25, 2016 11:56 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Baton Rouge Police Detectives are attempting to identify a man accused of robbing a gas station on Highland Road. The incident happened at the Chevron Station in the 2900 block of Highland Road Tuesday night around 10: 15 p.m. According to BRPD, the suspect walked into the store... more »
  • Final suspect arrested in Port Allen home invasion

    May 23, 2016 3:51 PM

    PORT ALLEN - The final suspect wanted in connection with a Port Allen home invasion that happened last Wednesday has been arrested, according to authorities. Sheriff’s deputies in West Baton Rouge Parish say 17-year-old Darius Bell was arrested early Monday afternoon before he was booked on a felony charge... more »
  • 2 men robbed at gunpoint over 35 cents

    May 4, 2016 2:21 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans police are investigating an armed robbery of two men where the bandit walked away with 35 cents. The robbery happened early Wednesday morning in the city's Carrollton area. Police said in a news release a 33-year-old man and a 29-year-old man were robbed... more »
  • Police searching for suspects in armed robbery on Jennifer Jean Dr. Play Video

    April 26, 2016 10:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE- An armed robbery occurred Tuesday morning in a Tiger Land neighborhood where two suspects got away with a yellow Suzuki dirt bike. The incident took place in the 700 block of Jennifer Jean Drive around 6 a.m. where shots were fired, but no one was injured, according to... more »
  • Deputies searching for man who robbed Metro PCS at gunpoint

    April 23, 2016 10:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Deputies are looking for a man who they say robbed a Metro PCS on Coursey Blvd at gunpoint Saturday. According to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office, the man entered the business with a silver pistol concealed in his pocket. He then brandished the weapon... more »
  • Zachary High student arrested for armed robbery on campus

    April 15, 2016 12:46 PM

    ZACHARY - The Zachary Police Department arrested an 18-year-old for the armed robbery of a Zachary High School student Thursday. The police received a call from Zachary High School that a student was robbed at gunpoint around 2:45 p.m. Thursday. The student did not know the suspect’s name, but said... more »
  • IPSO: Man arrested for Burger King armed robbery

    March 22, 2016 2:13 PM

    IBERVILLE - Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested 25-year-old Corey Williams responsible for the armed robbery of a Burger King on Monday night. According to the sheriff’s office, an employee of the Burger King called 911 on Monday around 2:30 a.m. to report the robbery as it was in progress. Deputies... more »
  • BRPD: Police seeking suspect for armed robbery of Circle K on Florida Blvd.

    March 17, 2016 5:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police detectives are attempting to identify and locate a suspect believed to be responsible for an armed robbery that occurred at the Circle K located at 12567 Florida Blvd. The incident occurred on Saturday, Mar. 12 around 10 p.m. when the suspect entered the business... more »
  • BRPD: Searching for Sallys Beauty Supply armed robbery suspect

    March 15, 2016 4:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police detectives are attempting to identify a suspect responsible for robbery at Sally’s Beauty Supply in the 6200 block of Plank Road. According to police, the incident occurred early Tuesday morning at around 8:45 a.m. when the suspect entered the business demanding money. The suspect... more »
  • EBRSO: Man robbed at gunpoint after he accepted offered ride home

    March 3, 2016 4:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff’s deputies in EBR Parish say they arrested a woman after a victim came forward to say she was part of a group that robbed him at gunpoint when they offered him a ride home from the convenience store. 24-year-old Kecia Farley was booked on a... more »
  • Police: Boston robbery suspects were all wearing GPS devices

    February 12, 2016 11:59 AM

    BOSTON - It didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects in an armed convenience store robbery. Authorities say the men were all wearing court-ordered GPS devices for unrelated cases, which placed them inside the Dorchester store and allowed investigators to track them to an apartment a block... more »
  • Pair wanted in Terrebonne Parish armed robbery

    February 5, 2016 11:42 AM

    SCHRIEVER - Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies are looking for a pair of suspects wanted in connection with an armed robbery in Schriever that happened on Monday night. 34-year-old Sara Longnecker and 30-year-old Jordy Smith, both of Thibodaux, are wanted for armed robbery with a firearm. Deputies said... more »
  • 3 arrested in connection with Assumption Parish armed robbery

    February 4, 2016 12:57 PM

    BAYOU L’OURSE - Sheriff’s deputies in Assumption Parish say they arrested two men and a woman during a traffic stop after they were able to be connected to an armed robbery that place in Bayou L’Ourse on Tuesday. Deputies said they responded to an armed robbery call at around... more »
  • 1 injured by gunfire during N. Ardenwood Street armed robbery

    January 1, 2016 12:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One person was shot at the scene of an armed robbery at a North Ardenwood Drive apartment complex Friday morning. EMS confirmed that one victim was taken from the scene with a gunshot wound to the forearm to an area hospital after they were found near... more »
  • Two WBRSO deputies suspended after work release investigation Play Video

    December 22, 2015 12:10 PM

    PORT ALLEN - Two West Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputies were suspended without pay Tuesday after an internal investigation showed they did not follow protocol when three work release inmates escaped recently. The names of the deputies were not released. One deputy was suspended for one day, the other... more »
  • Acadia Parish man charged for armed robbery with crowbar

    December 20, 2015 3:53 PM

    NEW IBERIA – Deputies have charged an Acadia Parish man for stealing a cash register from a business in New Iberia Sunday morning. Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal said 45-year-old George Tyler Morgan was charged with one count of robbery. Sunday morning deputies responded to an armed robbery... more »
  • Law enforcement ramps up security as Christmas shopping rush picks up Play Video

    December 18, 2015 7:03 PM

    BATON ROUGE - As the last weekend before Christmas is upon us, shoppers are headed out to the shops en masse, but with those droves of people comes an unsavory element in the form of extra crooks. Stores throughout the Baton Rouge area are ramping up security protocol as... more »
  • Deputies accuse man of second attack against prostitute

    December 17, 2015 4:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies accused an East Baton Rouge Parish man this week of attacking at prostitute, arresting him about an hour after he bonded out of prison on similar charges. Sheriff's deputies booked 22-year-old Willie Hill on charges of armed robbery and second degree aggravated battery Wednesday. He... more »
  • Three accused of stealing dirt bikes at gunpoint

    December 11, 2015 1:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police accused three teens of stealing dirt bikes at gunpoint from people riding them at a BREC park this past summer. Baton Rouge Police arrested Kendale Cryer and Decory Andrews this week on charges stemming from the June 11 theft. Police previously arrested Timotheus Bowie on... more »
  • EBRSO looking to identify man behind sandwich shop armed robbery

    December 9, 2015 11:51 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff’s deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish are on the lookout for a man accused of robbing the Jimmy John’s on Coursey Blvd Monday night. Detectives said the man entered the side door of the business, located at 10711 Coursey Blvd, on Dec. 7 at around... more »
  • Men clad in panda suits rob English newsstand over weekend

    November 30, 2015 1:34 PM

    LOUTH, England - A pair of men dressed in panda onesies carried out an armed robbery at an English convenience store over the weekend. Lincolnshire Police said one of the men dressed as a panda wielded a handgun as the duo robbed the newsstand/convenience store in Louth on Sunday.... more »
  • Man armed with assault rifle robs Jefferson Hwy coffee shop

    November 26, 2015 11:21 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff’s deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish are looking for leads in connection with the armed robbery of a Jefferson Highway coffee shop Wednesday night. EBRSO responded to CC’s Coffee located at 7960 Jefferson Highway in reference to an armed robbery in progress at 10 p.m.... more »
  • Suspect sought in morning armed robbery in New Iberia

    November 5, 2015 1:27 PM

    NEW IBERIA – Authorities are searching for a suspect in connection to an armed robbery of a New Iberia bank Thursday morning. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office said that shortly before 10 a.m. Thursday, a man walked into an Iberia Bank at 142 W. St. Peter Street... more »
  • BRPD seeks to identify suspects behind Airline Hwy armed robbery

    October 14, 2015 2:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives are looking to identify a man and woman behind the robbery of an Airline Highway gas station last Tuesday. The Baton Rouge Police Department said the suspects entered the Chevron, located at 7234 Airline Hwy, on Oct. 6 at around 6:45 a.m. Police said one... more »
  • Pizza delivery driver shot, robbed at gunpoint

    October 2, 2015 11:42 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a Domino's pizza delivery driver was shot and robbed while making a delivery in the 4000 block of Shelley Street Thursday night. The Baton Rouge Police Department said three suspects tried to force their way into the 20-year-old driver's vehicle. When the victim attempted... more »
  • Man accused of wielding butcher knife in Winbourne Avenue robbery

    September 29, 2015 12:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a man accused of robbing a woman while armed with a butcher knife on Winbourne Avenue last Friday. 24-year-old Floyd Stevens, Jr. was booked on a charge of armed robbery after he was identified in a police line up by the victim. Police... more »
  • BRPD look to ID man behind pharmacy armed robbery

    September 17, 2015 12:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives are looking to identify a man accused of robbing a Baton Rouge pharmacy Wednesday evening. Baton Rouge Police say the suspect entered the Rite Aid, located at 7570 Jefferson Hwy, at around 4:45 p.m. and demanded money from the register while armed with a firearm.... more »
  • Man with shotgun robs teens in Uptown New Orleans park

    September 16, 2015 4:46 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Three male teenagers - a pair of 18-year-olds and a 19-year-old - were robbed at gunpoint at a park just around the corner from the 2nd District New Orleans Police Station Tuesday night. WWL-TV reports that at around 9:22 p.m., the teens were in the park... more »
  • 13-year-old arrested for armed robbery

    August 23, 2015 7:53 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Police say a 13-year-old was arrested four minutes after allegedly grabbing cash from a man's hand and pointing a realistic BB pistol at him. A news release says the 53-year-old victim told investigators a boy on a bicycle snatched $30 about 11:20 a.m. Sunday in eastern New... more »
  • Restaurant worker talks about being held up Play Video

    August 21, 2015 1:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Baton Rouge Subway early Friday morning. Detectives said an armed man walked into the Subway at 127 State Street around 7:30 a.m. and demanded money. After grabbing the cash police said the man also stole an employee's vehicle,... more »
  • BRPD arrests man accused of using metal pipe in armed robbery

    August 14, 2015 4:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives have arrested a man accused of arming himself with a metal pipe and attempting to rob a Florida Blvd dollar store. 44-year-old Malcolm Moore, of Baton Rouge, was booked into the parish prison on charges of armed robbery and aggravated battery a week ago. ... more »
  • Two arrested, three wanted in jewelry store heist

    August 12, 2015 2:01 PM

    GONZALES – Police arrested two men and said three other suspects are at large Wednesday in connection with the armed robbery of a Gonzales jewelry store last month. Louisiana State Police arrested one suspect, 21-year-old Jacquendes Octave of Harvey, early Wednesday morning. Authorities in Georgia also arrested Casey Johnson,... more »
  • BRPD looking for man behind dollar store armed robbery

    August 4, 2015 4:50 PM

    B ATON ROUGE - Detectives are looking for a man who used a metal pipe to rob a Baton Rouge dollar store last Friday. According to Baton Rouge Police, the robbery took place at the Family Dollar in the 12000 block of Florida Blvd on July 31 at about... more »
  • BRPD investigating Coursey Blvd armed robbery

    June 29, 2015 5:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are looking to identify the suspect behind a robbery at a convenience store on Coursey Blvd early Monday morning. According to detectives, a man walked into the Circle K Store at 12891 Coursey Blvd, pulled out a handgun and demanded money from the register. The... more »
  • Tip leads to arrest of men accused of hotel armed robbery

    June 10, 2015 3:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies say they have identified and arrested two suspects accused of an armed robbery that happened at a Baton Rouge hotel last week. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office received tips from the public identifying Herman Leroy Hill, Jr., 39, and Kianta Cardelle Edwards, 18, as... more »
  • EBRSO seeking 2 men behind hotel armed robbery

    June 8, 2015 12:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives in East Baton Rouge Parish are looking for two men wanted in connection with the armed robbery of a Reiger Road hotel room last Tuesday morning. According to witnesses, two men armed with pistols knocked on the door of a hotel room where two women... more »
  • 'Best dressed bandit' strikes again in Baton Rouge

    April 29, 2015 3:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are looking to identify a man believed to be behind a pair of armed convenience store robberies in the past two days. His latest strike happened early this morning when a man entered the Cracker Barrel at 4245 Nicholson Drive with a handgun and demanded... more »

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