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  • 'Best-dressed bandit' booked in WBR

    May 1, 2015 1:00 PM

    PORT ALLEN - Sheriff's deputies booked a man accused of robbing a gas station and kidnapping the station manager into the West Baton Rouge Parish jail Friday, the day after he was arrested in nearby Baton Rouge. Deputies charged 53-year-old Michael West with armed robbery and second-degree kidnapping in... more »
  • Suspect arrested in 'best-dressed bandit' robberies

    April 30, 2015 6:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a tip led them to arrest a Baton Rouge man suspected of being a well-dressed bandit who robbed local gas stations and kidnapped a woman. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said officers arrested 53-year-old Michael West Thursday on suspicion of armed robbery at his home on... more »
  • 'Best dressed bandit' wanted after robbery, kidnapping

    April 28, 2015 11:52 AM

    PORT ALLEN - Sheriff's deputies said a well-dressed man robbed a gas station Tuesday morning in West Baton Rouge Parish and kidnapped a clerk at gunpoint, later releasing her unharmed. Deputies said the man, wearing a tie and dress slacks, held up the Chevron station at 111 Lobdell Highway... more »
  • LSUPD: UREC, sorority bandit arrested

    February 10, 2015 5:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Police arrested a man Monday in connection to a series of thefts on the university campus. LSU PD said 25-year-old Timothy Cole stole several credit cards and electronics from the campus recreation center and the Delta Gamma Sorority house in January. Police said surveillance... more »
  • BRPD busts bike bandit after morning shooting

    January 24, 2013 10:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a 16-year-old they said shot another person and stole their bike early this morning in Baton Rouge. It happened in the 3200 block of North Foster around 2:30 a.m. Lt. Don Kelly said a 44-year-old man was shot by the teen, who was wearing... more »
  • Tin Roof Brewing Company set to release Bandit Blonde

    November 3, 2011 3:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE, LA, - Tin Roof Brewing Co. has announced the launch of the highly anticipated Bandit Blonde Ale on draft in the Baton Rouge area market. Bandit Blonde Ale will be available at many local bars and restaurants starting Wednesday, November 9th, just in time for homecoming. ... more »
  • 'Bentley Bandit' caught; stolen Bentley crashed

    July 16, 2011 4:24 PM

    SULPHUR, La.- Authorities say a fugitive dubbed the "Bentley Bandit" and wanted in six states is being held without bond in a southwest Louisiana jail after allegedly wrecking a stolen 2007 Bentley. The U.S. Marshal's Service says that when police tracked him down about six hours after the wreck,... more »
  • UPDATE: 'Granddad Bandit' pleads not guilty in VA

    September 10, 2010 5:32 AM

    UPDATE @ 10:28a.m. - Michael Mara pled 'not guilty' today to two counts of bank robbery, and a trial date was set for Nov. 18. ----- Original story: The bank robbery suspect the FBI nicknamed the "Granddad Bandit" is due for his first federal court appearance in... more »
  • Police say "Brownie Bandit" caught in the act

    August 27, 2010 11:21 AM

    Police in Gonzales have arrested a man dubbed “The Brownie Bandit” after a string of bakery break-ins, claiming they actually caught him with his hand in the cookie jar. Police say 18-year-old Joman J. Simoneaux was arrested Wednesday night during an attempted robbery at Jumonville’s Bakery in Gonzales. Investigators say... more »

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