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  • LSU Police investigating burglary at Tiger Stadium

    April 14, 2017 12:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Police are investigating reports of a burglary inside LSU's Tiger Stadium early Friday morning. University officials say received reports of people inside the stadium sometime around midnight. LSU's Division of Strategic Communications has not released any other details about the crime. It is unclear whether anything... more »
  • Unmarked BRPD vehicle burglarized overnight

    April 13, 2017 11:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE – Authorities say an unmarked police vehicle was burglarized overnight in Baton Rouge. According to Baton Rouge Police, the crime happened in the 3300 block of Joanne Drive. Police say no weapons were stolen and only miscellaneous items were taken. The officer was off-duty at the... more »
  • Two arrested for pretending to be police to rob home

    April 7, 2017 10:05 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police say two men robbed a home, forcing their way in by pretending to be police officers. Louisiana State Police officers arrested 32-year-old Chad Phillips and 21-year-old Davante Brooks. According to officers, the pair went to a home and knocked on the door, showing a... more »
  • Championship rings recovered after burglary arrest

    April 6, 2017 3:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Deputies have made an arrest in an investigation into multiple residential burglaries across Baton Rouge earlier this year. According to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, the crimes happened between January and April 2017 in the Jefferson Highway, Bluebonnet Blvd, and Perkins Rd area . During... more »
  • Man arrested for drugs, burglary and resisting arrest in Ascension

    March 27, 2017 12:35 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE – Police say a man faces drug and burglary charges after he was seen roaming around abandoned homes in Prairieville last week. The Ascension Parish Sheriff's deputies responded to Barbara Road on Mar. 24 in reference to a suspicious man roaming around abandoned homes. At the scene, deputies... more »
  • Deputies investigating Loranger dollar store burglary

    March 3, 2017 3:12 PM

    LORANGER – Deputies in Tangipahoa Parish are seeking the public’s help in a Loranger burglary investigation. According to Sheriff Daniel Edwards, the Dollar General store in Loranger was broken in to on Feb. 6 around 4 a.m. Edwards said two black men parked their vehicle in the front parking... more »
  • Deputies looking for Tangipahoa burglary suspect

    March 3, 2017 3:05 PM

    AMITE – Deputies in Tangipahoa Parish are seeking the public’s help to find a wanted burglary suspect. According to Sheriff Daniel Edwards, Terrence Toney failed to show up for a court date scheduled for Dec. 8 2016. Toney was facing one count of simple burglary and is now wanted... more »
  • Man wanted for vehicle burglary on Lanier Drive Play Video

    February 27, 2017 12:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE – East Baton Rouge Sheriff's detectives are searching for a man who broke into a vehicle at a home in the 5800 block of Lanier Drive. The incident occurred on Feb. 24 when responding deputies found forced entry into the vehicle with its contents scattered about inside.... more »
  • EBRSO searching for man who broke into flood damaged Baker home

    February 22, 2017 8:16 AM

    BAKER – Detectives are searching for the man they say is responsible for burglarizing a flood damaged home in Baker Tuesday. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office shared photos of the suspect on their Facebook page Tuesday. According to EBRSO, a black man wearing a hooded jacket and sweatpants... more »
  • Idaho police: Joey the indoor pet squirrel stops burglary

    February 16, 2017 2:35 PM

    MERIDIAN - Police in southwest Idaho say an indoor pet, a squirrel named Joey, has thwarted a burglary attempt. The Meridian Police Department says a juvenile entered a home last week and told police after later being arrested that a squirrel attacked him when he tried to break into a... more »
  • Police: Ankle monitor helps tie suspect to house burglary

    February 6, 2017 8:29 PM

    SLIDELL - Louisiana police say a bail bond company's ankle monitor helped make a burglary case against a New Orleans man. Police in Slidell say the GPS device showed that 56-year-old John Davis spent 16 minutes in and around a house where jewelry, electronics and firearms had been stolen. A... more »
  • Juvenile, man arrested in Assumption firearm burglary

    January 25, 2017 4:43 PM

    PIERRE PART - Assumption Parish Sheriff's Deputies have arrested two people, including a juvenile, in connection to a Belle River burglary. Deputies say Allen Landry and a juvenile were booked in connection to the residential burglary. They are actively searching for a third suspect, 20-year-old Kelton Smith of Morgan... more »
  • Third break-in reported at Tiger Stadium in past three weeks

    January 23, 2017 5:03 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A third burglary at Tiger Stadium has occurred in the past three weeks, according to the LSU Police crime log. The most recent incident occurred on Sunday between noon and 2:30 p.m. Sunday's reported burglary is the third this month, following a burglary on Jan.... more »
  • Man accused of breaking into shed, pawning stolen items

    January 18, 2017 4:42 PM

    LABADIEVILLE – Deputies in Assumption Parish say a Labadieville man is accused of breaking into a relative's shed then later trying to pawn the stolen belongings. Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon said 54-year-old Lenny Richard was charged with simple burglary. Falcon said deputies responded to a complaint on... more »
  • Denham Springs police searching for vehicle, suspects connected to burglary and theft

    January 16, 2017 1:30 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS – The Denham Springs Police Department is requesting the public's help in identifying a vehicle and its occupants believed to be connected to a burglary and theft. The vehicle, a dark-colored late model Cadillac Escalade EXT, was occupied by two unknown black men. According to police, the... more »
  • Felon with active burglary warrant arrested

    December 29, 2016 4:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A convicted felon with an active arrest warrant for burglary and an extensive criminal background was arrested Wednesday. The Baton Rouge Police charged 33-year-old Dwayne Cossett with illegal carry of a firearm, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm and resisting an... more »
  • Deputies looking for Central car burglars

    December 27, 2016 1:51 PM

    CENTRAL - East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Deputies need help identifying a pair of car burglars caught on camera breaking into two vehicles. Early Thursday around 3:00 a.m., surveillance video captured the two outside of a home on Shoe Creek Drive breaking into a 2015 Ford F150 and a... more »
  • Two men wanted for vehicle burglary, posed as Walmart employees

    November 14, 2016 6:02 PM

    HAMMOND – The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two men accused of a vehicle burglary after attempting to pose as Walmart employees in separate incidents. The burglary took place on Oct. 28 at a home on Nicole Drive in Hammond. Around 12:30 a.m.,... more »
  • Fourth suspect arrested in Ascension Parish burglary spree

    October 24, 2016 6:28 PM

    ASCENSION – The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office arrested an 18-year-old wanted in connection to three previous burglary arrests. Last week, 31-year-old Eric Troquille, his brother 18-year-old Devin Troquille and 20-year-old Joshua Livingston were arrested in connection to 31 burglaries in Ascension Parish. Deputies said Austin Gilbert is also involved... more »
  • Three in jail following Ascension Parish crime spree Play Video

    October 20, 2016 12:00 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - The last suspect wanted in connection with a rash of burglaries in Ascension Parish was arrested, the sheriff's office told WBRZ Thursday. Three suspects now face charges related to various mischievous crimes that have been more annoying than heinous. Most recently, deputies scoured the Dutchtown area near... more »
  • APSO still searching for 'armed and dangerous' burglary suspect, brother arrested

    October 18, 2016 3:35 PM

    ASCENSION – The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a man wanted for multiple burglaries in the area. The suspect has been identified as Eric Troquille. Deputies began searching for Troquille near the Dutchtown Lane and Highway 74 area Tuesday afternoon where he and another suspect, 18-year-old Devin Troquille,... more »
  • Ex-boyfriend charged with first degree rape, aggravated burglary

    October 8, 2016 1:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man was arrested on first degree rape and aggravated burglary counts after he forced his way into his ex-girlfriend's apartment and sexually assaulted her. Officials reported on Aug. 4, around 8 a.m., the victim was at her apartment on Monet Drive with a male friend... more »
  • Dog trained in sign language missing after break-in

    September 1, 2016 11:16 AM

    SHREVEPORT - Shreveport police say a service dog trained to respond to sign language is missing after a house burglary Monday, and investigators are looking for the dog and for clues. The Times reports that the Rottweiler named Major has been missing since sometime between 7 a.m. Sunday and 1... more »
  • EBRSO: man broke into girlfriend's home, attacked her over phone

    August 26, 2016 7:03 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Deputies say a Baton Rouge man was charged with burglary and assault charges after they say he broke into his girlfriend’s home and assaulted her. According to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, deputies arrived at the scene and discovered a female victim multiple injuries. Deputies... more »
  • Suspects wanted for burglary of mobile phone store on North Street

    August 1, 2016 11:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE – Baton Rouge Police Detectives are attempting to identify two men who are responsible for the burglary of mobile phone store on North Street. The burglary occurred at the Easy Link Wireless store on July 26 around 4 a.m. in the 3000 block of North Street. The... more »
  • Man charged with attempted murder of BRPD officer

    July 31, 2016 5:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge man was charged with attempted murder of a police officer after police say he pointed a gun at officers while trying to flee a crime scene. The incident happened on the 10000 block of Avenue L Street around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. Police say... more »
  • Accused home invader faces kidnapping, robbery charges

    July 28, 2016 2:03 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police reported the arrest of a man after he was accused of invading a woman’s home and zip tying her to a chair before robbing her. 19-year-old Bryant Edwards was booked on charges of simple robbery, simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling and aggravated kidnapping after... more »
  • Revolver, knives stolen during burglary of Livingston furniture store

    June 30, 2016 10:41 AM

    LIVINGSTON - Detectives are investigating a burglary that happened at a Livingston furniture store last weekend. Officers suspect the burglary happened sometime between 8 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. Sunday at the V. Watts Furniture Store located in the 13000 block of Florida Boulevard. An unknown subject (or... more »
  • LSU student gets his stolen instruments back Play Video

    June 4, 2016 9:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Four stolen musical instruments are back in the hands of their owner tonight, thanks to Baton Rouge Police detectives. Last month, we told you the story of an LSU student musician who had multiple musical instruments stolen. Friday, he got them back. Police found Thomas... more »
  • Manhunt underway in Livingston after possible burglary

    May 25, 2016 3:15 PM

    ALBANY - Witnesses told WBRZ reporter Brett Buffington, neighbors tired of burglars preying on their community took the law into their own hands around 1 p.m. Wednesday. As a group of guys were attempting to break into a trailer in a neighborhood at the corner of Strawberry Lane and... more »
  • Police catch man stealing from cars at auto shop

    May 9, 2016 5:25 PM

    PONCHATOULA - Police arrested a man after they say they caught him burglarizing vehicles at a car shop in Ponchatoula. A passerby called police after they saw the man burglarizing the cars, our news partner Action News 17 reports . When officers arrived, they found Bradley Sharp, 22, still... more »
  • Additional reward for Tickfaw Guns burglary and theft info.

    April 19, 2016 11:39 AM

    TICKFAW - A federal agency has announced a $5,000 reward for information about a burglary and theft of a gun store in Tickfaw. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) New Orleans Division and the National Sports Shooting Foundation (NSSF) is offering the reward for information leading to... more »
  • Police searching for car burglary suspect

    April 13, 2016 1:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are looking for a man who they say is responsible for stealing from a vehicle on Tremont Drive in March. According to Baton Rouge Police, the vehicle burglary happened on the 2300 block of Tremont Drive on March 28 around 1 p.m. Police say... more »
  • 2 suspects wanted for pharmacy burglary in Ascension

    April 12, 2016 10:34 AM

    ASCENSION- The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on two suspects responsible for the burglary of Ralph’s Pharmacy on Highway 44 and Germany Road in Gonzales early Monday morning. The incident occurred around 4 a.m. when the suspects forced entry into the pharmacy and stole a number of prescription... more »
  • Naked Break-in: Bare burglar sneaks into home to do laundry

    April 9, 2016 3:28 PM

    WOODSTOCK, Ga. - Authorities say a naked man was arrested after breaking into a north Georgia home through a pet door. Cherokee County Deputy Joshua Watkins tells local news media that 28-year-old Jarred Lemming on Wednesday entered the home nude to shower, wash his laundry and to use the owner's... more »
  • Rescuer talks about finding burglary victim beaten, bound Wednesday Play Video

    April 6, 2016 7:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Mike Womack heard screams for help Wednesday and stumbled into a busy crime scene. "He was calling for 911, (for) someone to help him, call 911 or something," Womack told WBRZ reporter Natalia Verdina about how he found the victim of a home burglary who was... more »
  • Accused burglar arrested following manhunt in Jones Creek area

    April 4, 2016 12:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An unusual number of law enforcement took to the streets Monday morning in the Jones Creek area, looking for a suspect that was running through backyards of homes. The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office had deputies stationed at entrances and streets of Woodlawn Estates. Deputies... more »
  • Home burglary reports spike in Southdowns neighborhood Play Video

    March 30, 2016 10:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Residents in Southdowns off Perkins Road says their part of town is usually quiet, but there's been a spike in home burglaries since the end of last year. Some of the crimes have similarities. Amy Fine was at work when someone broke into her home in... more »
  • Mom arrested after stealing safe while child was missing

    March 18, 2016 3:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police arrested a 33-year-old woman after they say she stole a safe from her father, and deserted her 3-year-old son. Police say the the incident occurred on Thursday around 10:30 p.m. when Lauren Futrell unlawfully entered her father’s home located in the 5800 block of... more »
  • APSO: Tip from public and DNA evidence leads to Gonzales burglary arrest

    March 8, 2016 5:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A tip received from the public and DNA results assembled by the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab helped detectives make an arrest in connection with a burglary in Gonzales that happened last fall. 23-year-old David Holcombe Jr. was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail on charges... more »
  • BRPD investigating West Johnson Street burglary

    February 15, 2016 12:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives are looking to identify a suspect wanted in connection with a burglary that happened at a house in the 600 block of West Johnson Street late last month. Baton Rouge Police say the suspect forced his way into the residence on Jan. 27 and obtained... more »
  • St. Helena high school sees second break-in over weekend

    February 8, 2016 2:33 PM

    GREENSBURG - Police are investigating a break-in that happened over the weekend at St. Helena College and Career Academy. It's the second time the new school has been broken into in just two months. Investigators say minor damage to the school’s office doors and door frames in the front... more »
  • Burglary victim recovering after broken jaw Play Video

    February 5, 2016 5:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The 18-year-old victim of a home invasion is recovering after having jaw surgery Thursday. Renee Ahmed was beaten so badly, she had to have the surgery and cannot talk. She will now drink juice from a syringe and tube for the next six weeks. Renee uses a... more »
  • Suspect wanted in Prairieville pharmacy burglary

    January 20, 2016 10:58 AM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - Sheriff’s deputies in Ascension Parish asked for the public’s help Wednesday morning in identifying a man behind the burglary of a Highway 42 pharmacy in Prairieville. Investigators said the Galvez Pharmacy was broken into on Saturday, Jan. 16, and a male suspect stole an undisclosed amount of... more »
  • Two face charges after rural Livingston Parish crime spree

    January 19, 2016 4:43 PM

    ALBANY – Two men were booked into jail Tuesday night after a manhunt, police chase and car crash earlier in the day. The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said Demarco Carter and Quenton Livers burglarized a home on Jacob Street. A witness described the pair and their vehicle to a... more »
  • 2 Baton Rouge men indicted on federal firearms charges

    January 15, 2016 11:21 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Federal prosecutors say two men arrested last summer in the theft of dozens of guns from two Baton Rouge gun stores and the attempted burglary of a third store now face federal firearms charges. U.S. Attorney Walt Green said in a new release Thursday 20-year-old Charles... more »
  • Deputies: 50 self-storage units burglarized in Pointe Coupee Parish

    January 6, 2016 5:50 PM

    LAKELAND - Sheriff’s deputies in Pointe Coupee Parish asked for the public’s help Wednesday evening in gathering information about suspects after they learned 50 self-storage units at the same facility were recently burglarized. Detectives said they responded to Eagle Rental Storage on Hwy 1, located about two miles north... more »
  • EBRSO: woman fled from deputies after stealing from Walmart

    January 2, 2016 6:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Investigators say a woman stole items from a Baton Rouge Walmart and led deputies in a short pursuit ending in a crash Friday. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s office charged 29-year-old Laceria Poche with resisting an officer, illegal possession of stolen goods and theft of goods... more »
  • Police in California say naked burglar took purse

    December 26, 2015 6:12 PM

    AUBURN - Police in California are trying to determine why a man was naked in frigid temperatures when he entered a home and stole a purse. Auburn police say the homeowner's boyfriend then chased 28-year-old Adam Pettibone on Friday night before Pettibone got into an SUV and drove off. Sgt.... more »
  • Accused car wash bandit booked in EBR

    December 15, 2015 4:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies booked a man Tuesday accused of multiple thefts and break-ins at car wash businesses in two parishes. East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies said 53-year-old Hubert P. Bourgeois faces charges of armed robbery and burglary in their parish, after he was arrested on similar charges... more »
  • Deputies investigating a string of burglaries in Prairieville

    December 4, 2015 10:18 AM

    PRAIRIEVILLE – Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a group of burglaries that happened in the same area within two hours Monday. The Sheriff’s Office responded to four burglar alarms between noon and 1:30 pm and found that thieves had kicked in or forced open back doors and stolen electronics and... more »
  • BRPD investigating 25 vehicle break-ins

    November 10, 2015 12:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said more than two dozen vehicles at an apartment complex were busted into overnight by thieves in Baton Rouge. Officers said the burglary spree happened at the Palisades Apartments, and around 25 vehicles were affected. Investigators said they were called out to look into... more »
  • Deputies arrest man accused of burglarizing multiple carwashes Play Video

    November 9, 2015 12:35 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - Sheriff’s deputies in Ascension Parish said they arrested a man believed be behind the burglary of several area carwashes over the weekend. 53-year-old Hubert Bourgeois was taken into custody Sunday night after deputies responded to reports of burglary at Galvez Carwash in Ascension Parish. Deputies were... more »
  • 6 Denham Springs businesses hit in burglary spree Play Video

    November 3, 2015 5:49 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - After a rash of business burglaries in Denham Springs the past few weeks, police are on the hunt for the thieves responsible. The burglars have broken into at least six businesses in the Antique District using rocks and bricks to break through glass doors and windows. They... more »
  • Suspicious death of dog prompts investigation by Slidell Police

    October 27, 2015 6:32 PM

    SLIDELL - An unusual investigation is underway in St. Tammany Parish after police uncovered a dead dog with a bag over its head inside of a Slidell home Monday night. Slidell Police say they responded to what seemed like a routine residential burglary, but the case took a strange... more »
  • EBRSO looking for man behind pair of apartment burglaries

    October 13, 2015 4:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives are looking for man who burglarized two units at a Baton Rouge apartment complex on Tiger Bend Road late last month. Police said the pair of burglaries happened at the Banbury Apartments, located at 16161 Tiger Bend Rd., on Sept. 28 at around 12:30 p.m.... more »
  • Homeowner shot at by intruders Play Video

    September 25, 2015 7:36 PM

    ST. HELENA- A rash of burglaries are hitting an area north of Greensburg. On Thursday, one resident was shot at after discovering three intruders in her driveway. The resident did not want to be identified, but said she had her two-year-old son in the backseat of her vehicle when... more »
  • Pharmacy burglaries likely linked

    September 1, 2015 10:44 PM

    GONZALES - Deputies are looking for the person who was able to steal $20,000 from a pharmacy Friday morning. Details of the heist were released Monday evening and investigators are trying to determine if the same person is also responsible for an attempted burglary at another pharmacy in the... more »
  • Baker Police look to identify TV thief

    August 31, 2015 4:49 PM

    BAKER - Police asked for the public's help Monday in identifying a burglary suspect who stole a television from a Baker residence last Friday. Surveillance camera footage from the residence shows the man exit an older model 4-door Honda sedan with a sunroof and kick a door open. According... more »
  • B.R. man with long record of arrests behind bars after shooting

    August 25, 2015 1:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge man with an extensive criminal record, including seven simple burglary arrests and drug possession, is behind bars after he shot a relative in the chest during an argument. 39-year-old Clayton Colborn, Jr. was taken into custody on Aug. 2 and booked on charges... more »
  • Two arrested following SWAT situation

    August 19, 2015 9:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Two people were arrested and charged with an assortment of armed robbery and burglary charges following a SWAT situation in Baton Rouge Wednesday afternoon. Kellea Duncan and a man were arrested following a three hour standoff with East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputies on Monet Dr., off... more »
  • The real "Hamburglar"

    August 18, 2015 9:12 PM

    CAPE CORAL, FLORIDA- A McDonald's employee recognized a man from surveillance video in a recent break-in and called police when he showed up in the drive-thru. Police dubbed the robber as the "Hamburglar". The burglary happened ten-days ago and the building security system was damaged, but nothing appeared to... more »
  • BRPD looks to ID Airline Hwy burglary suspect

    August 12, 2015 11:17 AM

    B ATON ROUGE - Detectives are looking to identifying a man believed to be behind the burglary of a home in the 8900 block of Airline Hwy late last month. Baton Rouge Police say the suspect kicked in the door to the residence at around 11:15 a.m. on July... more »
  • Burglary ring busted in Slidell

    July 30, 2015 2:16 PM

    SLIDELL - Police announced the arrests of two men Thursday who investigators said were involved in a burglary ring which hit as many as 100 check-cashing outlets and other businesses with ATMs in the past year. Slidell Police Chief Randy Smith said the group stole nearly half a million... more »
  • Burglars sought after three churches broken into Play Video

    July 27, 2015 5:07 PM

    PORT ALLEN - Sheriff's deputies said surveillance video gave them a look at two men who broke into a trio of churches and stole electronics and musical instruments this past weekend in West Baton Rouge Parish. Deputies said St. Paul's Baptist Church, New Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church and Greater... more »
  • 3 charged with gun store heist Play Video

    July 16, 2015 12:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police say they have arrested three men believed to be behind the burglary of more than 50 guns from a Baton Rouge firearms retailer. Court records show DNA evidence linked one of the suspects to the crime scenes. When he was questioned, authorities told us they... more »
  • Police investigate two gun store heists Play Video

    July 6, 2015 2:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Thieves have successfully burglarized two gun stores in the last month, making off with an undisclosed number of firearms. Most recently, Meaux's Guns on Mammoth Avenue was hit overnight. Police said the crooks swiped multiple guns. The store location was formerly Red Jacket Firearms. Police did... more »
  • Suspect surrenders in car wash robbery

    July 2, 2015 12:33 PM

    WALKER - Investigators said a man caught on camera destroying cash boxes at a Livingston Parish car wash to get at the coins inside surrendered Thursday. Deputies booked 27-year-old Henry M. Taylor IV of Baton Rouge into the Livingston Parish Jail on charges of simple burglary and five counts... more »
  • Residents concerned over vehicle break-ins Play Video

    June 17, 2015 6:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Ten burglaries have been reported to have happened at the Palisades at Jaguar City apartment complex on Scenic Highway, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department. "They knew exactly where the clippers were, and they probably knew the person," said Brenda Shelton, who didn't want to... more »
  • Theft suspect using tiny getaway car busted

    June 10, 2015 3:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A serial burglary suspect was booked into jail overnight after a pursuit into Livingston Parish, the sheriff's office said. Donald Shirey, Jr., is charged with theft, entering after being forbidden, flight from an officer, damage to property and various drug and traffic offenses after running from... more »
  • EBRSO looking for Shenandoah vehicle burglars Play Video

    May 27, 2015 2:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies released photos of three men seen breaking into vehicles recently in the Shenandoah area and asked for the public's help identifying them. Detectives said the three men parked their cars in the 17100 block of Sharpsburg Avenue the morning of May 15 and walked... more »
  • Deputies investigate gift shop burglary

    May 19, 2015 3:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office are looking for a man who burglarized a gift shop late last month. Investigators say the man broke into the Daisy Nail Salon on the night of Apr. 26, entering through the back of the store located in... more »
  • Investigators search for man behind car wash burglaries Play Video

    March 23, 2015 6:45 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - A thief, now cashing in quarters in Ascension Parish, could be responsible for similar crimes in East Baton Rouge and Livingston Parishes, according to investigators. Deputies are looking into surveillance video that captured a suspect breaking into a self-serve car wash in Prairieville on Thursday by using... more »
  • Accused 'peeping tom' arrested during home burglary

    March 2, 2015 11:48 AM

    ZACHARY - Sheriff's deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish arrested a man Saturday after he broke into a home and then attacked deputies while attempting to escape the scene of the crime. Vontrail Walker, 29, of Zachary was charged with simple burglary, damage to property, simple escape and four... more »
  • Vanilla Ice charged with burglary

    February 19, 2015 3:06 AM

    LANTANA, FL - Vanilla Ice has been released from custody in Florida after being arrested and charged with breaking into and stealing from an abandoned home. Police in Lantana say the recording artist and home-improvement-show host had been renovating a home next to the victim's. They said some of the... more »
  • Officer shoots naked suspect after gun struggle

    February 17, 2015 2:05 AM

    SAN DIEGO, CA - A San Diego police officer has shot and wounded a naked burglary suspect. Police Capt. Mike Hastings says the man attacked the officer Monday and they scuffled over the officer's gun before the shooting. Police were called to a home burglary, and the first officer to... more »

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