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  • Two-year-old boy in critical condition, mother charged with attempted murder

    October 27, 2015 10:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A woman in Baton Rouge is facing attempted murder charges accused of trying to kill her two-year-old son. The child was taken to the hospital in critical condition. He has neurological impairment and many broken bones. Samantha Snell, 29, of 8562 Rush Avenue is charged with Attempted... more »
  • Zachary man accused of attempted murders in W. Feliciana

    August 6, 2015 4:46 PM

    ST. FRANCISVILLE - Sheriff's deputies in West Feliciana Parish announced the arrest Thursday of a Zachary man for a shooting this past weekend. Deputies accused 22-year-old Lionel Haile of four counts of attempted second degree murder for the shooting on August 2. The West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office... more »
  • Police make arrest in attempted murder case

    July 8, 2015 4:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said the suspect in a shooting earlier this week surrendered Wednesday to detectives in Baton Rouge. Cpl. Don Coppola Jr. said 27-year-old Travis Thomas surrendered to charges of second-degree attempted murder, illegal use of a weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm.... more »
  • Man in serious condition after Livingston shooting

    June 11, 2015 9:55 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - A man is in serious condition after a shooting in Denham Springs late Thursday afternoon. The victim was shot in his upper torso and is being treated at a local hospital. The victim still has not been identified. Deputies arrested Thomas Logan, 31530 Violet Circle,... more »
  • Man pleads guilty to fatal shooting at construction company check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 15, 2015 1:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A Slaughter man who went on a shooting rampage at Grady Crawford Construction Co. in 2009, several months after the Baton Rouge firm fired him, has pleaded guilty to killing two workers and wounding a third. Richard Matthews' guilty pleas came three months after state District Judge... more »
  • Police: Woman attacks two people with car and tire iron

    May 9, 2015 7:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A woman is accused of attempted second degree murder and aggravated battery after two people claim she attacked them during a fight Friday. Police arrested Earnesha Wolfe, 23, after two people claim she tried to run them over with her car several times. According to a... more »
  • Man charged with Blvd De Province shooting

    April 10, 2015 12:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they've arrested a suspect in a shooting near a BREC Park this week. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said investigators charged 20-year-old Qwenton Bureau with negligent injuring and illegal use of a weapon in the April 8 shooting. Police said they found the 21-year-old victim... more »
  • Attempted murder suspects arrested

    December 28, 2014 6:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police have arrested two men for their suspected involvement in a shooting in Baton Rouge. It happened on Washington Avenue not far from Memorial Stadium. Gregory Gustave, 19, and Joshua Harris, 19, were arrested after robbing two men at gun point and shooting one of... more »
  • One arrest after group attack with bricks, bats

    December 17, 2014 12:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police charged one person with attempted murder this week after investigators said a group of women with baseball bats and bricks attacked someone in their car, then fired several shots into the vehicle. Baton Rouge Police charged Alonzonesha Garner Tuesday with attempted second-degree murder and illegal... more »
  • BRPD: Man commits suicide after shooting girlfriend in leg

    November 7, 2014 9:56 AM

    BATON ROUGE - An investigation is underway in Baton Rouge following a domestic shooting early Friday morning. It happened just after 4:00 a.m. in the 4800 block of Doral Dr. According to police, LaMarcus Ray, 35, shot his girlfriend in the leg during an argument before shooting himself in... more »
  • Sheriff: attempted murder after victim pays for sex

    October 12, 2014 1:34 PM

    ZACHARY - East Baton Rouge sheriff's deputies say a Central man, William Bottoms, 25, was arrested after he held a man at gunpoint and tried to rob him. Officials say Bottoms went to the victim's car and told him to give up his cash. When the victim said all... more »
  • Man accused of attempted murder in Sept. shooting

    October 7, 2014 12:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man faces a range of charges including attempted second degree murder after he was arrested by EBR deputies Tuesday. Dajuan Hills, 21, was booked on charges of attempted second degree murder, possession of Schedule II drugs, criminal damage to property, illegal use of a weapon,... more »
  • State details events leading up to 5-year-old's murder check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    August 22, 2014 9:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The state released details of its preliminary investigation in the death of a five-year-old who was allegedly killed by his father earlier in the week. WBRZ's Investigative Unit obtained the information late Friday. State case workers said Jay'V'une Bergin was passed from family member to family... more »
  • Grandmother's tirade after 5-year-old is nearly beaten to death check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    August 19, 2014 10:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE- An emotional grandmother believes her grandson's father bullied his way into having his son live with him, a move that now has the five-year-old on the edge of death at a hospital. Jayvian Isaiah Bergin was nearly beaten to death and rescued from his father's care Tuesday.... more »
  • Child's father arrested, accused of beating son check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    August 19, 2014 4:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives arrested a Baton Rouge man after they said he beat his 5-year-old boy so badly the child was put in the hospital in critical condition. Baton Rouge Police accused Vernell Day, 36, of attempted first-degree murder and being a felon in possession of a firearm... more »
  • BRPD: Man tried to run detectives down

    August 5, 2014 10:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a Baton Rouge man after they said he tried to run several officers over during an attempted traffic stop Monday night. Investigators charged Damiene Lewis, 36, with the attempted murder of a police officer, drug possession, aggravated flight, and careless operation of a vehicle.... more »
  • Police: Man arrested for rape, kidnapping and multiple robberies check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    July 27, 2014 5:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police arrested a teen accused of going on a crime spree that involved three robberies, two women kidnapped and raped, two vehicles stolen, and one man shot early Sunday morning. Officials say Andre Young, 19, and some other people robbed a woman on McClelland... more »
  • Roommate dispute leads to kitchen knife stabbing

    July 24, 2014 3:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man faces an attempted second degree murder charge after he stabbed one of his roommates with a kitchen knife during an argument, according to BRPD. Police said they arrested 51-year-old Todd Banks after they received reports that Banks stabbed a 53-year-old man who lived in... more »
  • Deputies capture gunman in trailer park shooting check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 27, 2014 10:15 AM

    PRARIEVILLE - Ascension Parish Deputies have captured the suspected gunman following a shooting early Tuesday morning. Deputies charged Jiterrance Brown, 25, with two counts of attempted murder. They think he shot Monique Delmore, 31, as she escorted Edgar Westbrook, 42, to his car this morning. Westbrook was shot... more »
  • BRPD: Man wanted for stabbing

    April 10, 2014 9:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police need your help to find a man wanted for attempted murder. 46-year-old Vyron Cater is accused of stabbing another man in his chest during an altercation outside of a club. According to BRPD, the knife narrowly missed his heart. Anyone with information on Carter's... more »
  • Man arrested for attempted murder

    April 4, 2014 12:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police have arrested a man on attempted murder charges, accused of stabbing and beating his wife. Police say Trolando Richardson confronted the victim at her apartment complex, pushed her down the stairs and punched her in the face. The victim told police that... more »
  • 1 shot, 1 arrested in Lafourche pit bull argument

    January 21, 2014 2:18 PM

    THIBODAUX- The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office says an argument over whose pit bull was better ended in bloodshed after one man went home to get a shotgun and fired into the other man's car. 29-year-old Nicholas Queen was booked Monday with attempted first-degree murder. He's being held in lieu of... more »
  • Man accused of shooting at officer after hold-up

    January 7, 2014 1:03 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they caught up with a man wanted for holding up a Baton Rouge fast food restaurant last month and shooting at an officer who tried to arrest him. Police arrested Willie Vinning, 23, on suspicion of attempted murder of a police officer and armed... more »
  • BR Police arrest man in shooting

    January 3, 2014 11:31 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police have arrested 38-year-old Roy Hayward after they said he shot a woman in chest. Police said the shooting came after an argument around 4:00 a.m. Friday at 12041 Province Place. The woman was brought to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Hayward faces... more »
  • Police: woman killed husband, poisoned children

    December 30, 2013 8:51 AM

    CASA GRANDE, Ariz. - An Arizona woman is accused of trying to poison her four children, including one who died, and of stabbing her husband, all on Christmas. Casa Grande police say 35-year-old Connie Villa was arrested on suspicion of one count of first-degree murder and four counts of attempted... more »
  • Hearing set for man accused of ramming Angola gate

    September 30, 2013 7:51 AM

    ST. FRANCISVILLE - A 26-year-old Houma man charged with attempted second-degree murder after ramming the front gate at the state penitentiary is scheduled for a Dec. 5 motions hearing after pleading not guilty Sept. 19. Floyd Tillman also faces charges of cruelty to juveniles, simple criminal damage to property... more »
  • Charges upgraded in Angola gate crash

    September 9, 2013 3:23 PM

    ANGOLA - Sheriff's deputies upgraded charges today against the man accused of crashing into the Angola prison's main gates this weekend to include attempted murder. A judge set a bond for Floyd Tilliman at $225,000 today. Investigators said they added the charge because he also rammed his vehicle into... more »
  • Port Allen man arrested on attempted murder charges

    August 26, 2013 11:44 AM

    MARKSVILLE - A Port Allen man is in custody in Avoyelles Parish after he allegedly tried to run over sheriff's deputies and then led officers on a vehicle chase that went through two parishes. The Town Talk reports 45-year-old Kenneth Adams was arrested early Friday in Point Coupee Parish after... more »
  • Tattoo war

    August 7, 2013 8:05 PM

    COQUILLE, OREGON- A war between tattoo parlor owners led to attempted murder charges against one for trying to shoot the other. Police say David Edgar Wonnacott who owns Bay Area Ink tried to kill Flying Chicken Tattoo owner Brian Graham as Graham drove to his shop. Investigators say Wonnacott was... more »
  • Man accused of trying to kill pregnant girlfriend

    August 2, 2013 11:52 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a 19-year-old Baton Rouge man after they said he tried to shoot and kill his pregnant girlfriend this morning. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said officers arrested Gregory Williams after the shooting around 1:30 a.m. at Kings Court Apartments. Investigators said Williams shot his girlfriend... more »
  • Man released on bond in teen's shooting

    July 30, 2013 6:25 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - A New Orleans homeowner facing an attempted second-degree murder charge in the shooting of a teenager has been released on bond - again - after being ordered back to court. Thirty-three-year-old Merritt Landry posted a $100,000 property bond Tuesday. Landry had posted bond the same day he... more »
  • Police: Teen chopped man's ear off with machete

    July 1, 2013 3:21 PM

    SLIDELL - Police in Slidell arrested a 16-year-old after they said he tried to kill his brother's friend with a two-foot-long machete. Police said when they arrived they found the victim with his neck slashed and the 16-year-old suspect standing in the street, holding the machete. Investigators said... more »
  • Rape, attempted murder charges after hotel shooting

    May 31, 2013 12:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One man is in jail after an alleged sex deal ended in a shooting early this morning. Clifton Lee Jones, 37, was arrested after reports of gunfire in a room at the Comfort Suites on Valley Creek. Police say Jones was climbing out a rear... more »
  • Shooting suspect wanted in Plaquemine

    May 20, 2013 7:40 AM

    PLAQUEMINE - Police in Plaquemine are searching for a man they say shot two people over the weekend. Police are looking for 19-year-old Shannon Dale Holmes, Jr. of Addis. Holmes is accused of firing shots at a crowd at a convenience store off Highway 1, injuring two people... more »
  • Suspect faces 20 charges in Mother's Day shooting

    May 16, 2013 9:07 AM

    NEW ORLEANS- Jail records show that the suspect in a Mother's Day parade shooting that wounded 19 people faces 20 charges of attempted second-degree murder. Nineteen-year-old Akein Scott was arrested Wednesday night in the Little Woods section of New Orleans. He was already facing a gun and drug possession charge... more »
  • One dead after attempted murder, suicide overnight check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 2, 2013 12:22 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - A man is dead after sheriff's deputies said he shot his wife, then turned the gun on himself early this morning in Livingston Parish. The Livingston Parish coroner's office said Charles Irby, 79, died after the shooting this morning on Cecil Drive in Denham Springs. ... more »
  • Man accused of stabbing, feticide due in court

    April 8, 2013 10:37 AM

    LIVINGSTON - A man accused of stabbing his wife and cutting their unborn child out of her stomach is scheduled to be in court this afternoon. Jeffrey Reynolds is due in court around 1 p.m. in Livingston Parish for a hearing over pre-trial motions. Reynolds faces feticide and... more »
  • Two arrested after large fight, shooting

    April 1, 2013 3:45 PM

    DONALDSONVILLE - Sheriff's deputies arrested two people they said were involved in a large fight and shooting recently in Donaldsonville. Investigators accused Charles Ealem, 43, of attempted second-degree murder after they said he shot someone during the fight on March 28. Deputies said the victim remains in the hospital.... more »
  • Wife arrested, accused of shooting husband four times

    March 18, 2013 4:41 PM

    HAMMOND- A woman is accused of shooting her husband four times and has been arrested and charged with attempted second degree murder. Alesha Douglas, 42, was arrested Sunday morning. Deputies said her husband called 911 about 2:00 a.m. and only gave his address. When they arrived, Douglas was... more »
  • Man accused of shooting at sheriff's deputy

    February 7, 2013 12:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An Iberville Parish man is in jail, accused of trying to kill an East Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy. Stephen Gordon, 23, was reported to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office last night when he was seen on Chippendale Drive, off of Tiger Bend Road, holding... more »
  • Teen gets 20 years in mall shooting after guilty plea

    January 22, 2013 3:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge teen received a two-decade sentence today after pleading guilty to attempted murder charges in connection with a shooting at the Mall of Louisiana last year. Johnny Williams, who was 17 when the shooting happened last, received the 20-year sentence for charges of attempted... more »
  • Lafayette woman booked with attempted murder

    January 2, 2013 10:14 AM

    LAFAYETTE - Police say a 37-year-old Lafayette woman faces a charge of attempted second-degree murder for allegedly slitting a man's throat. Officers were dispatched to a home shortly before 11:30 a.m. Monday and found Chandra Hamilton standing outside. According to the arrest affidavit, Hamilton told officers that "the victim's... more »
  • Third man sentenced in shooting, murder attempt

    October 31, 2012 7:23 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison on an attempted first-degree murder charge and for taking part in a pattern of criminal street-gang activity that included the November 2010 shooting injury of a good Samaritan. On Tuesday, state District Judge Don... more »
  • Police: man tried to kill girlfriend, arrested

    October 16, 2012 10:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police arrested a man for allegedly trying to kill his girlfriend. Roderick Wells, 30, was arrested on charges of attempted murder. "He shot her multiple times," a police spokesperson said late Tuesday after Wells was arrested. The shooting happened last week in the 5000 block... more »
  • Friend: student arrested for trying to kill mother didn't act like a murderer check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    October 10, 2012 10:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The best friend of an LSU student, arrested and accused of trying to kill her mom, told WBRZ News2 in an exclusive interview that Nicole Boover didn't act like someone who would want to kill. "There were no signs leading up to what would happen," the young... more »
  • Man kidnapped, tortured and shot; lives to ID suspects check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    September 26, 2012 6:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man endured 24 hours of torture, being kidnapped and shot multiple times, then lived to tell police who he believes did it. Police arrested Daniel Westley, 26, Travis Barlow, 26, and Terrell Anthony, 30, are accused of kidnapping the victim on September 15 near Jean... more »
  • EBRSO asking for help finding att. murder suspect

    September 14, 2012 4:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish asked for the public's help finding a man accused of trying to kill two people with his vehicle. Casey Hicks with EBRSO said detectives are looking for Jonathan Bell, 25, in suspicion of attempted second-degree murder. She said... more »
  • Death ruled a homicide for woman shot in Ohio ICU

    August 7, 2012 12:44 PM

    AKRON, Ohio - A medical examiner in Ohio is confirming that a woman who was shot in a hospital's intensive care unit died of a gunshot wound to her head in what may have been a mercy killing. The victim's husband who is accused of shooting his wife appeared in... more »
  • Man wanted for six attempted murder charges

    July 30, 2012 7:04 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - Sheriff's deputies asked the public for help finding a shooting suspect out of Prairieville wanted for six counts of attempted murder. Major Kevin Hanna with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office said deputies are looking for Matthew Paul "Smokey" Simon, 32, in connection with a shooting this past... more »
  • Father accused of shooting adult son over karaoke

    July 20, 2012 12:27 PM

    SHINGLETOWN, Calif. - A Northern California man is accused of shooting his 50-year-old son because he didn't like his country karaoke singing. A Shasta County judge on Tuesday ordered 70-year-old William Henry Oller Sr. to stand trial on attempted murder and assault charges in the January shooting, The Record Searchlight... more »
  • BRPD investigating attempted murder, suicide

    May 29, 2012 4:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a shooting in Baton Rouge this afternoon appears to be a suicide and attempted murder. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely with Baton Rouge Police said they were called to the 4000 block of Tuscarora Street around 2:20 p.m. today. A man at the scene was found... more »
  • Teen girl held in attempted murder of CA mother

    May 25, 2012 11:24 AM

    HESPERIA, Calif. - A 13-year-old Southern California girl and two friends are under arrest for investigation of the attempted murder of the girl's mother. A police spokeswoman in the high desert city of Hesperia says officers were called by the victim after her daughter and two 14-year-old friends attacked her... more »
  • Suspect accused of shooting cop has extensive criminal background check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 1, 2012 6:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Forty-one-year-old Michael Anthony Joseph has been in and out of prison since he was 19 years old. Baton Rouge Police say he shot a cop after a brief struggle on Sycamore Street Wednesday night. Joseph was stopped while riding a bike, and investigators say the officer... more »
  • EBRSO searching for attempted murder suspect

    December 5, 2011 4:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish released the name of a man they said tried to shoot and kill another person twice in the same day. According to Casey Hicks with the EBR Sheriff's Office, deputies are searching for John Goza, 24, for attempted second degree... more »
  • Ohioan: Craigslist jobseeker hid after being shot

    November 18, 2011 12:57 PM

    CALDWELL, Ohio - An Ohio woman says a man showed up at her home covered in blood after being shot and told her he hid in the woods until dark and then went to her farmhouse because it was the first well-lighted house he saw. Rose Schockling has a... more »
  • Records: Shooting suspect killed previous wife

    September 19, 2011 12:08 PM

    LAKELAND, Fla. - Court records show a Florida man who authorities say shot two ministers after killing his wife had pleaded guilty to killing a previous wife. Jeremiah Fogle is charged with first-degree murder and three counts of attempted murder after Sunday's shootings at a Lakeland church. Authorities... more »
  • Florida woman charged with spiking husband's coffee

    September 15, 2011 12:29 PM

    DELAND, Fla. - A Florida woman is charged with spiking her husband's coffee with the anti-anxiety drug, Xanax. Melissa Goetz was charged Wednesday with attempted felony murder and poisoning of food or water. The 46-year-old woman from Deltona, near Orlando, told authorities she was trying to calm her... more »
  • Duheart given 20 years for attempted murder

    August 19, 2011 10:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A judge sentenced Denako Duheart today to 20 years for an attempted murder in 2009. Duheart was convicted in a bench trial this past November of shooting a man on Chippewa Street. Attorneys used taped witness testimony in the trial after previous murder charges against... more »
  • Police make arrest in early morning shooting

    August 12, 2011 11:38 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police have accused a man of attempted first-degree murder after a shooting early this morning in Baton Rouge. Sgt. Don Stone said detectives arrested Dasmond Franklin, 19, around 1:20 a.m. after a man was shot near a carwash at 4200 North Foster Drive. Investigators said... more »
  • Zachary man accused of stabbing father

    July 27, 2011 11:51 AM

    ZACHARY - A Zachary man is in the hospital after police say his son tried to kill him with a kitchen knife. Zachary Police arrested Frank Roberts, 18, in suspicion of attempted murder last night. Chief David Courtney said they were called to a disturbance at the family's... more »
  • BR stabbing victim describes attack with "sword"

    June 17, 2011 6:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Three days after he was attacked by a knife-wielding acquaintance, Howard Lemond of Baton Rouge is back at home recovering and told News 2 about his ordeal. He showed our cameras the 28-inch scar he was left with when police say 57-year-old Alvin Clay, the brother... more »
  • BRPD: Miss. man breaks into home, shoots at residents

    June 15, 2011 6:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A Mississippi man has been arrested after forcing his way into a home and shooting at two residents inside. Police say Jason Morris, 27, forced his way inside a home in the 1500 block of Claycut Road on Sunday after he asked the woman living there to... more »
  • Suspect in North BR shooting turns himself in

    May 25, 2011 2:38 AM

    BATON ROUGE- A man wanted for a shooting in North Baton Rouge has turned himself in to police. Police say Nathan Stewart, 21, turned himself in Tuesday evening. Stewart is accused of shooting Kendrick Williams, 19, around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 3100 block of Calumet Street near Plank... more »
  • Newborn survives toss down NYC trash chute

    May 23, 2011 12:47 PM

    NEW YORK - Investigators say a newborn baby tossed down a New York City housing project's trash chute survived the eight-story fall because he landed on a pile of garbage and the compactor was jammed. A maintenance worker heard the baby's cries coming from the trash compactor in the... more »
  • "Murder season" teen convicted in juvenile court

    April 5, 2011 5:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A juvenile court judge has convicted a 13-year-old boy of attempted murder in a shooting this past February. According to investigators the teen said "It's murder season" before he started shooting at a man outside a gas station in the Glen Oaks area Feb. 20. No... more »
  • Shooting suspect arrested by EBR Violent Crimes Unit

    March 2, 2011 6:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies have arrested a man in suspicion of shooting at an East Baton Rouge home the day after his cousin had been in a fight with someone who lived there. Major Lawrence McLeary said deputies with the Violent Crime Unit arrested Robert L. Stevenson III,... more »
  • Belle Rose man arrested for attempted murder

    January 20, 2011 2:59 PM

    A man accused of attempted 2nd Degree Murder in Assumption Parish is now behind bars. Deputies say 20 year-old Jarron Collins walked up to the victim with a gun while the victim was sitting in his car. They say the victim tried to wrestle away the gun from... more »
  • Two men arrested for attempted murder in Assumption Parish

    January 18, 2011 1:27 PM

    Napoleonville-Two men accused of attempted murder in Assumption Parish, are now under arrest. Deputies say 17 year-old Jordy Brown and 18 year-old Calvin Johnson drove up to two men in Napoleonville, telling them to "give it up and get out of the truck". One of the victims was... more »
  • One dead in Houma attempted murder, suicide

    January 12, 2011 12:40 PM

    HOUMA – One man is dead and his wife in the hospital after authorities in Terrebonne Parish say he tried to kill her, and then shot himself. Major Malcolm Wolfe says 57-year-old Larry Blanchard was pronounced dead at the couple’s home this morning. The sheriff’s office received a 911 call... more »
  • EBRSO: Argument, shooting leads to att. murder arrests

    January 8, 2011 12:13 PM

    ZACHARY - A fight that included gunshots has put two people in jail in suspicion of attempted murder, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. Casey Hicks with EBRSO said deputies arrested 19-year-old Jamarco Robinson and 27-year-old Marlene Rogers after the shooting was reported around 11:30 p.m.... more »
  • Man charged with att. murder in shooting of ex-wife

    January 7, 2011 3:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities have identified the man accused of shooting his ex-wife in the neck during a fight this morning at her Baton Rouge home. East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies arrested 46-year-old Girard Smith on attempted murder charges in connection with the incident at her Rampart Court home.... more »

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