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  • BRAVE opens new offices in Baton Rouge

    October 16, 2014 10:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The BRAVE policing unit in Baton Rouge formally announced its expansion into a different part of the city-parish Thursday. District Attorney Hillar Moore and other law enforcement and civic personnel said the BRAVE unit has moved their community policing efforts into the 70802 ZIP code in... more »
  • Police nab man wanted for murder

    October 15, 2014 9:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A 21-year-old was arrested late Tuesday accused in a murder that left members of a north Baton Rouge community in shock. Hardy Allen, 21, was booked into jail. Police said Allen shot and killed another 21-year-old during an armed robbery on Madison Avenue Monday. Calvin Chrisentary... more »
  • Victim identified in Madison Ave. shooting

    October 14, 2014 4:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released the name Tuesday of a man shot and killed in Baton Rouge Monday night. Investigators said Calvin Chrisentary, 21, died from injuries in the shooting on Madison Avenue. Police said they were called to the 5000 block of Madison Avenue for reports of... more »
  • Police: Infant found dead in Baton Rouge home

    October 13, 2014 2:05 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they responded to the death of a 6-week-old infant in Baton Rouge on Monday morning. The baby girl was found dead at a home on Big Bend Avenue just after midnight, according BRPD. Police said an autopsy on the infant is set for... more »
  • Police link men to elaborate pharmacy smash- and-grabs Play Video

    October 10, 2014 9:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities told WBRZ News 2 Friday, they are wrapping up a year-long investigation into a group of men breaking into pharmacies with sledgehammers and stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of prescription drugs. Shortly before realising details of the investigation, Baton Rouge Police and the... more »
  • Charges added in elderly abuse case

    October 4, 2014 10:51 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police added charges of manslaughter and obstruction of justice in the case of an elderly relative's death. Joleslie Looney, 53, and Lauren Looney, 17, are suspects in the death of Bessie Looney, 82. Officials say Bessie was found dead in hear wheelchair Monday in... more »
  • Multiple injuries in fast food gun battle

    October 3, 2014 12:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said an armed bystander wounded a gunman who injured several people overnight in shooting at a Baton Rouge fast food restaurant. Officers said the injured gunman was admitted to a local hospital, and will be booked into the parish prison after his release. Detectives... more »
  • Man shot by officer during traffic stop booked

    September 25, 2014 10:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A man police said was shot while trying to grab the gun of a police officer during a traffic stop in August was released from the hospital and booked into parish prison Thursday afternoon. Derek Davis, 27, faces numerous charges including battery and resisting an officer along... more »
  • Arrest made in 2012 murder

    September 23, 2014 5:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police announced an arrest Tuesday evening in a 2012 murder in Baton Rouge. BRPD charged Stanley Grigsby, 32, with first degree murder in the death of 37-year-old Columbus Milligan. Investigators said Grigsby shot and killed Milligan the night of June 29, 2012. Officers said Milligan's... more »
  • 14 arrested in prostitution sting

    September 23, 2014 11:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested 14 people for prostitution and drug charges overnight as part of an undercover sting operation in Baton Rouge. Police said their Narcotics Division targeted street-level prostitution in the sting. Agents said they also seized suspected crack cocaine and recovered a missing person. The... more »
  • Suspect in Tigerland shooting arrested

    September 22, 2014 2:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police announced Monday that the man suspected of shooting and injuring two people in the Tigerland area recently surrendered to a warrant for his arrest. Baton Rouge Police arrested Jerome Lamar Verret, 23, on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder. Investigators said in the early morning... more »
  • Update: At-risk boy found safe

    September 19, 2014 4:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a boy who disappeared from a Baton Rouge home this week and may be at risk has been found safe and sound. Officers said Friday evening that Quantrell Simpson, 12, ran away from a residence on Longfellow Drive on Thursday. His family has not... more »
  • Performance history of officer at center of racial controversy

    September 18, 2014 10:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A public records request filed by the WBRZ Investigative Unit on the performance history of former Baton Rouge Police officer Michael Elsbury shows he had been the focus of Internal Affairs inquiries seven times since 2002. Elsbury left the force on September 4th, a day after WBRZ... more »
  • Update: Police now say driver not deceased in wreck

    September 15, 2014 11:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a woman involved in a wreck in Baton Rouge Monday did not die, despite an earlier report from officers she had. A BRPD spokesperson said the driver who wrecked on South Acadian Thruway near Capital Heights may have had an unknown medical issue which... more »
  • NAACP meeting held to address cop's alleged racist text messages Play Video

    September 9, 2014 10:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The NAACP met for the first time Tuesday since a WBRZ Investigative Unit report found a police officer had been accused of sending racially charged text messages. At the meeting, residents voiced their concerns with the situation and Mayor-President Kip Holden broke his silence on the... more »
  • Police: Empty OJ bottle links man to burglaries

    September 9, 2014 6:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An empty orange juice bottle left at a crime scene links a man to two separate burglaries near the Perkins Road overpass, according to investigators. On Aug. 12 Baton Rouge Police were dispatched to Gourmet Girls cupcake shop and Frankie's Dawg House. Officers found someone broke... more »
  • Cop quits after Nakamoto investigation Play Video

    September 4, 2014 2:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The city police chief has confirmed to the Investigative Unit, the officer at the center of a scandal involving some racially charged text messages has resigned. WBRZ and the station's Investigative Unit broke the story Wednesday in an exclusive report by Chief Investigator Chris Nakamoto. Wednesday,... more »
  • BRPD: Driver, passenger ejected in fatal crash

    September 4, 2014 9:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE - An investigation is underway after a deadly accident in Baton Rouge Wednesday night. According to Baton Rouge Police, Vernon Rogers, 34, was killed when the 32-year-old man he was riding with lost control of his car in the 12100 block of Hwy 19. Police say both... more »
  • EXCLUSIVE: Officer's alleged racially-charged text messages under investigation Play Video

    September 3, 2014 5:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge Police Officer is under fire for a string of text messages he is accused of sending to another person containing racial slurs. The WBRZ Investigative Unit learned Baton Rouge Police are in the midst of two investigations where detectives are looking into cell... more »
  • Family says officer shot man after running stop sign Play Video

    September 1, 2014 4:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The family of 27-year-old Derek Davis said he has undergone two surgeries since a shooting over the weekend after a traffic stop on Morning Glory Avenue. The family says Davis had damage to his kidneys, liver and colon after he was shot three times. Baton Rouge police... more »
  • Neighbors demand justice over disabled man's slaying Play Video

    August 25, 2014 3:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Neighbors on Tecumseh Street are demanding answers after a disabled man who was well known in their neighborhood was shot and killed by a homeowner over the weekend. Investigators say the shooting occurred after a fight at 2602 Tecumseh Street. The victim was identified as 51-year-old... more »
  • Disabled man shot and killed by neighbor

    August 24, 2014 5:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One man is dead and no one has been arrested yet. Gary Andrus, 51, was shot and killed in the yard of his neighbor's house after an altercation broke out. Police officers responded to the 2600 block of Tecumseh St. around 8:00 Saturday night. ... more »
  • Arson set at house of former murder scene

    August 24, 2014 11:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police are investigating an early Sunday morning arson. It happened on the 3200 block of Mission Drive at the same house where Travis Denzel Polk, 21, was killed about a month ago. Investigators tell News 2 that they haven't ruled out the possibility... more »
  • BRPD investigating beaten 5-year-old

    August 19, 2014 11:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they're looking into the abuse of a young boy sent to a Baton Rouge hospital after being severely beaten. Detectives said the child was a 5-year-old boy, and is in critical condition at a local hospital. BRPD confirmed they're investigating it as a... more »
  • City won't back settlement in case over officer-involved shooting

    August 14, 2014 10:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A settlement deal, first reported by the WBRZ Investigative Unit last month, between the city and the family of a man who was killed by police has been stopped by the city council and the mayor's office. A source told the Investigative Unit, despite a letter supporting... more »
  • Murder suspect accused of second killing

    August 14, 2014 11:01 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said DNA evidence led them to accuse a murder suspect already in jail of being responsible for a second killing in Baton Rouge. Police charged Demond Bessie, 23, with first degree murder Thursday for the killing of 29-year-old Major Brown. Bessie was already in... more »
  • Police ID deceased in shooting

    August 13, 2014 12:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police identified a man who died in an attempted murder suicide that left a woman hospitalized in critical condition with gunshot wounds in Baton Rouge Investigators said Darrow Davis, 56, shot an unidentified female at the St. Theresa apartment complex at 3620 Winbourne Avenue around noon... more »
  • Man shot dead, suspect detained

    August 12, 2014 6:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE- An evening shooting left a man dead, police said a few hours after responding to the call in the parking lot of the Renaissance Gateway apartment complex in the 600 block of North Ardenwood Drive. The 28-year-old victim, who was still unidentified as of this post Tuesday,... more »
  • BRPD hiring more officers, technicians

    August 7, 2014 4:03 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Baton Rouge Police Department announced plans for civil service tests next month, including tests for more police officers. The tests are scheduled for Oct. 14 for police officers and police crime information technology specialists, and Oct. 28 for police communications officers and fingerprint technicians. ... 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 search for obscene man Play Video

    July 25, 2014 12:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police asked for help identifying a person seen on surveillance cameras following a woman in Baton Rouge while making obscene comments and actions. Police said just after midnight on the morning of July 13 the man began following the woman in the 4000 block of Nicholson... more »
  • Exclusive: dash cam video reveals why there is a $495,000 settlement Play Video

    July 23, 2014 11:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Members of Metro Council will have to give the final approval to pay $495,000 to settle a wrongful death lawsuit over an officer-involved shooting where a drunken man was shot and killed in 2011. On March 6th, 2011, Baton Rouge police officer Christopher Magee shot and... more »
  • Police storm apartment, man taken to hospital

    July 21, 2014 1:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A standoff involving Baton Rouge Police ended when officers stormed an apartment in Tigerland Monday. The standoff lasted about an hour around noon at the apartment complex on Jim Taylor Road. EMS took one person to the hospital from the scene after members of the... more »
  • Murder suspect surrenders to police

    July 17, 2014 2:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man accused in a deadly shooting earlier this month surrendered to Baton Rouge Police early Thursday morning. Police said Tajh Harris, 21, turned himself in around 5 a.m. Investigators had an arrest warrant for Harris on charges of second degree murder and illegal use of... more »
  • Police: Shooting suspected wanted

    July 13, 2014 11:03 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police are looking for the accused gunman in a shooting that happened early Saturday morning. Cops believe an argument started between a group of people, including Tajh Harris, 21, and Javontia Davis, 24. Officials say the argument lead to Harris shooting and killing Davis.... more »
  • Victim identified in I-10 deadly crash, alcohol suspected Play Video

    July 5, 2014 2:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police say Cody Holmes, 22, was killed when his 2003 Ford F-150 flipped over the I-10 guardrail onto the ground below Friday night near the Perkins Road overpass. Officials say Holmes was the driver of the vehicle. He was speeding on I-10 east and... more »
  • BRPD: Beating victim dies from injuries

    July 2, 2014 3:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said the victim of a recent beating in Baton Rouge died from their injuries. BRPD said Enorris Jones, 52, died Tuesday at a local hospital. Investigators said Jones was beaten on June 18 while in the 1000 block of North 31st Street around 9... more »
  • More arrests in prostitution sting

    June 21, 2014 10:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE- More arrests were made in connection with an undercover sting targeting prostitutes. Gabrielle Bell, 26, was arrested after deputies said she took money and planned to have sex with an undercover agent at an area hotel. According to arrest documents, the detective told Bell he would give... more »
  • 18 arrested in prostitution sting Play Video

    June 20, 2014 6:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Explicit ads for escorts on led authorities to make 18 arrests recently in Baton Rouge. The FBI and other agencies carried out a sting operation at area hotels and homes. Those busted were charged with prostitution, soliciting and promoting prostitution. Authorities caught more than... more »
  • Rapper in anti-BRAVE video arrested

    June 20, 2014 4:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a Baton Rouge rapper seen in a video verbally attacking the BRAVE police unit after they said he was caught with marijuana for sale in his vehicle Friday. Police charged Jason Taylor, also known as "Spitta", with drug possession and probation violation. Officers... more »
  • BRPD looking for leads in gas station theft

    June 18, 2014 12:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are looking to identify a suspect who stole a wallet from a 79-year-old victim at a South Sherwood Forest gas station this month. Officers said the robbery happened on June 8 at the Race Trac gas station located at 3425 South Sherwood Forest Boulevard. ... more »
  • Deadly crash under investigation

    June 15, 2014 7:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police say one person was killed in a traffic crash Sunday afternoon. Katie Young, 75, sustained fatal injuries. Officials say she was hit by another car while north on Flannery at Florida Boulevard. Investigators say the other car was driven by a 49-year-old... more »
  • Police: Man shot to death overnight

    June 15, 2014 11:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Investigators say a man was shot and killed late Saturday night. Baton Rouge Police say Jeffery Francois, 28, was found in a driveway on the 5300 block of Underwood Avenue, which is off of N. Foster Drive. It was about 10:30 p.m. The case is... more »
  • Police searching for purse snatcher

    June 12, 2014 2:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released surveillance photos of a woman who detectives said stole a purse from a Baton Rouge grocery store recently, and asked for the public's help identifying her. Detectives said the woman took another shopper's purse from the Piggly Wiggly on Airline Highway on June 6,... more »
  • U. S. Marshals arrest BR murder suspect

    June 6, 2014 11:03 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A U. S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested a Baton Rouge man this week in connection with a deadly shooting in April. Task force agents arrested Christopher Jackson, 22, Thursday according to Cpl. L'Jean McKneely with the Baton Rouge Police Department. Police said Jackson shot... more »
  • Former police lieutenant accused of double dipping

    May 30, 2014 6:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge police lieutenant who retired a few days ago has been arrested and accused of clocking in with the department at the same time he was working off-duty security assignments. 52-year-old Dewayne E. Lee Sr. was booked Thursday on counts of public payroll fraud and... more »
  • BREC employee arrested for stealing $2652 worth of toilet paper Play Video

    May 4, 2014 8:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man employed as BREC's warehouse manager lost his job after he was arrested for stealing $2652 worth of toilet paper from the company. Baton Rouge police charged Cordell Curtis, 44, with felony theft. On April 25th, officers on surveillance duty witnessed Curtis putting approxiamately... more »
  • Police ID Scenic Hwy. murder victim

    May 2, 2014 11:28 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police have identified a murder victim found in the 2000 block of Scenic Hwy earlier this week. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said Calvin Gholar, 49, died from trauma injuries to the head. Police said they found Gholar unresponsive on a sidewalk around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday night.... more »
  • Police credit license plate reader in arrest

    May 2, 2014 11:06 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said that a license plate reader helped locate a man wanted in connection with a bank robbery from earlier this week in Baton Rouge. Baton Rouge Police arrested Quarles Harris, 40, and charged him with armed robbery. He was also wanted by New Orleans Police... more »
  • Police: suspect's hideout was family's house Play Video

    April 30, 2014 5:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police surrounded a house near the intersection of Kenny Court and Lambert Drive, looking for a person who refused to pull over for them during a traffic stop a few blocks away Wednesday evening. Police tried to stop Nathaniel Jelks III at the intersection... more »
  • Outlaw got away with money in Justice Ave robbery

    April 28, 2014 9:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police are investigating an early evening bank robbery. The Regions Bank on Sherwood Forest at Justice Avenue was targeted by a man with a gun around 5:30 Monday. Detectives said the man demanded money, got it, and fled. The man, described by tellers as being tall,... more »
  • Special districts see majority of crime reduction Play Video

    April 22, 2014 10:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The latest statistics show people living in crime districts are seeing a return in their investment and benefiting the most. Baton Rouge police released its 2013 crime stats Tuesday morning and the numbers show a 7.39 percent reduction in overall crime compared to 2012. Violent... more »
  • Arrest made in 2013 club shootings

    April 17, 2014 1:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police announced an arrest today in connection with a June 2013 shooting at a Baton Rouge club that killed one woman and injured three other people. Baton Rouge Police arrested Donnaryo Lathers, 20, on suspicion of first-degree murder, three counts of attempted first-degree murder, and illegal... more »
  • EBRSO: Victim recorded man raping her

    April 14, 2014 1:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested an East Baton Rouge man after they said he raped a woman, and the victim recorded the incident on her cell phone. Deputies accused Joshua Paul Thompson, 31, of rape and false imprisonment Sunday. Investigators said Thompson threatened the victim with death... more »
  • Parents want safer school bus stop on Cadillac St. Play Video

    April 10, 2014 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Family members of a child hit at a school bus stop this week are calling for better conditions for students on Cadillac Street. The collision happened at the corner of Cadillac Street and Simplex Street near Sharon Hills Elementary. Neighbors said there are overgrown trees and... more »
  • Child in critical condition after being hit by car exiting school bus

    April 9, 2014 4:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A child remained in critical condition, six hours after he was hit by a car while he was crossing the street after getting off a school bus Wednesday afternoon. The boy, a 7-year-old first grader at Sharon Hills Elementary, was hit in the 5300 block of Cadillac... more »
  • Police looking for vehicle burglar

    April 9, 2014 12:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released surveillance photos of a man they said was connected with a vehicle burglary in Baton Rouge this past Valentine's Day. Detectives said they want to identify the person in the photo, who used a credit card stolen in that burglary at several places throughout... more »
  • Police investigating bank robbery

    April 3, 2014 4:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released surveillance photos of a man who detectives said robbed a Baton Rouge bank Thursday afternoon. Cpl. Don Coppola said the armed man robbed the Capital One Bank on College Drive just before 2 p.m. Police said the man came in through a back... more »
  • Student arrested after threats at high school Play Video

    March 31, 2014 1:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police and sheriff's deputies increased security at Belaire High School Monday after they said several students received text messages there was going to be a shooting. Investigators arrested the student that was supposed to be the target of the shooting, after deputies said they found him... more »
  • Suspect identified in La Margie Ave. murder

    March 19, 2014 4:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released the name of a 17-year-old Thursday who investigators said killed a Baton Rouge man and injured another this week. Baton Rouge Police said Brandon Boyd is wanted for the shooting death of Emanuelle Myles, 24, during a fight Wednesday night on La Margie Avenue.... more »
  • Warrant issued for rape suspect

    March 18, 2014 4:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police issued an arrest warrant Tuesday for a man who they said raped a woman in Baton Rouge. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said police had a warrant for Tyrone Isaac, 20, of Terrance Street. Investigators said Isaac physically abused and sexually assaulted a 21-year-old woman on... more »
  • Baton Rouge house searched; drugs, a gun, and $5k found

    March 9, 2014 3:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baker police say they found heroin and more than $5,000 during a search of a Baton Rouge house Friday. Police say they arrested 22-year-old Robert Cole after searching his house on the 5000 block of Truman Street in Baton Rouge. Detectives say they found Cole... more »
  • Police: Arrest in murder case

    March 1, 2014 10:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police say two people were arrested in relation to a murder that happened on Sharp Rd. Tramion Catherine, 17, was arrested Friday for first degree murder. Marchristopher Corney, 18, was also arrested Friday for principal to first degree murder. Police say the two... more »
  • Website: Baton Rouge among country's "most dangerous"

    February 24, 2014 10:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Despite a reported drop in crime, a reality website ranks the city as one of the most dangerous in the United States. The site compiled 100 where there are 25,000 or more people and based the results on the number of violent crimes per 1,000 residents. Violent... more »
  • Two accused in kidnapping, attempted rape

    February 19, 2014 12:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested two Baton Rouge teens after investigators said the pair robbed a woman and attempted to rape her at gunpoint. Officers charged Jacorey James, 19, and Karzzerick Murray, 17, with armed robbery, attempted aggravated rape, and second degree kidnapping. They also charged James with gun... more »
  • Police arrest teens for murder

    February 19, 2014 11:54 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested two Baton Rouge teens this week in a murder investigation from earlier this month. Police charged Windall Herring, 19, with second degree murder in the death of John Bannon, 55. They also charged a 15-year-old juvenile who was being treated at a hospital with... more »
  • Take the plunge for Special Olympics Play Video

    February 18, 2014 8:49 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Major Ward Webb with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office, Baton Rouge Police Chief Carl Dabadie and Tiffany Gautier with Special Olympics Louisiana dropped by 2une In Tuesday to talk about the Polar Plunge. This year's plunge is this Saturday, February 22nd at 9 a.m. at Cabela's.... more »
  • Three arrested in armed pizza robbery

    February 17, 2014 10:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested three men after they said the trio robbed a pizza place in Baton Rouge Sunday night. Detectives arrested Jeremy Ford, 23; Terrance Venson, 20; and Demarcus Mathews, 19. Investigators said the three armed men went into the Papa John's at 257 Lee Drive... more »
  • Murder victim identified, shooter still at large

    February 14, 2014 11:25 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police say they have no suspect in the Thursday night shooting on Sharp Lane that left one man dead. Police say the victim was shot one time in the head, and died at the scene. He has been identified as 18-year-old Timothy Thomas. ... more »
  • Schools locked down while police search for shooter Play Video

    February 6, 2014 10:28 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Officials locked several schools in Baton Rouge down while police searched for a shooter in their area Thursday morning. Authorities said a 28-year-old man was critically wounded after he was shot multiple times at Hollywood and Longfellow. Witnesses we spoke with this morning say it was... more »
  • Witnesses: driver was doing at least 100 mph before deadly crash Play Video

    February 4, 2014 9:03 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Witnesses said a man was driving at speeds greater than 100 mph just before he crashed his truck on North Flannery road Tuesday morning, leaving behind a deadly wreckage. "[He was going] about a 120-130 miles an hour," witness Matthew Whitworth said as he described what... more »
  • Two arrested, one sought after attempted burglary

    January 23, 2014 4:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested two people and said a third is on the loose after the group tried to break into a Baton Rouge apartment Thursday morning. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said officers charged Dwayne Cossett, 30, and Felton Brown, 22, with attempted burglary, resisting arrest, and criminal damage... more »

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