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  • Man arrested after car chase

    April 7, 2014 11:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A man trying to escape a traffic stop crashed into two cars and was arrested on a number of charges including battery on a police officer. Deputies say Carl McFadden was driving with a broken taillight Sunday afternoon. When a patrol unit tried to stop him,... more »
  • Shootout, chase ends in St. Helena Parish

    December 26, 2013 6:51 PM

    GREENSBURG -The St. Helena Parish Sheriff's Office says a man was arrested for shooting at two officers and stealing a patrol car. Deputies say it happened hours after 27-year-old Dennis Morgan allegedly kidnapped a McComb woman in a late-night home invasion. He's accused of shooting at lawmen, carjacking... more »
  • Accused killer's run from the law ends dramatically

    December 19, 2013 6:49 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE- A 37-year-old accused killer's run from police ended in a dramatic takedown in Ascension Parish Thursday evening. State Police said Antwine Smith will be booked on a homicide warrant from New Orleans and local charges related to a pursuit on I-10 that eventually moved to county roads before... more »
  • Family questions police chase Play Video

    October 18, 2013 10:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Thursday afternoon, the Baton Rouge Police Department, the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office and Louisiana State Police were giving chase after they say a man violated a traffic law. EBRSO says their Special Community Anti Crime Team in conjunction with BRAVE observed a maroon vehicle driving... more »
  • Deputies release chase suspect's name, charges Play Video

    October 17, 2013 10:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Sheriff's deputies say Eric Jones, 25, didn't stop when they tried to pull him over Thursday for running a stop light, starting a chase that lasted nearly an hour. Jones took deputies on various speeds; from as slow as ten to twenty up to 80 mph on... more »
  • Man in custody after lengthy chase Play Video

    October 17, 2013 5:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Multiple law enforcement agencies were involved in a chase on and off of I-110 in Baton Rouge Thursday evening. It ended at Adams and Pocahontas with the suspect being surrounded and taken into custody. The suspect has been using surface streets and the interstate to... more »
  • Two Angola cellmates captured after escaping

    September 22, 2013 4:23 PM

    ANGOLA - Two Angola cellmates have been captured after attempting a daring plan to escape from jail. While in the prison yard this morning, the two inmates broke through the bottom of one gate and climbed over another before taking off into a wooded area. The Angola Chase... more »
  • Waltrip sponsors reviewing partnerships

    September 11, 2013 9:59 AM

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Two of Michael Waltrip Racing's sponsors are reviewing their relationships with the race team following the organization's attempt to manipulate the finish at Richmond. NAPA Auto Parts posted on its Facebook page Wednesday it is disappointed a partner would make "such a significant error in judgment."... more »
  • Chase ends when car plunges into University Lake

    August 27, 2013 10:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A man from the New Orleans area will likely face charges after he crashed into University Lake near the LSU campus Tuesday evening. Sheriff's deputies from West Baton Rouge said the man crashed during a chase that began at a truck stop casino on the western side... more »
  • Exclusive: Pizza driver robbed at gunpoint tells story Play Video

    August 19, 2013 6:21 PM

    GONZALES - Tonight, the pizza delivery driver police said was robbed in Gonzales shared with News 2 what happened before officers shot the suspect. "It was kind of surreal," said Louis Wright, who was robbed at gunpoint Sunday night. "I thought someone was playing a joke on me, basically... more »
  • Authorities arrest man after chase, crash

    August 16, 2013 4:21 PM

    JARREAU - Authorities arrested a man after they said he intentionally rammed a Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff's Office cruiser with a stolen car. State Police arrested Travis J. Jarreau, 28, after the wreck Thursday night at 9:45 p.m. They said in addition to driving a stolen vehicle, Jarreau was... more »
  • Police searching marsh near Twin Spans after chase

    July 10, 2013 5:29 PM

    SLIDELL - Police searched marshland near the Twin Spans this afternoon after a shoplifting reported in Slidell turned into a high-speed chase in a stolen car on I-10. Police said it started when they were called to a shoplifting at a cell phone store in Slidell. They said when... more »
  • Police chase vehicle after pregnant woman attacked

    July 1, 2013 11:56 AM

    THIBODAUX - Thibodaux Police arrested of four females and one male after a fight led to a Police vehicle pursuit. Police say two of the women, Natasha Anderson and Laquita Duncan, attacked a pregnant woman. When police arrived, a Pontiac Grand AM fled the scene leading to the... more »
  • Multiple authorities searching field for driver involved in chase

    May 17, 2013 11:42 PM

    ERWINVILLE- Authorities from multiple agencies are assisting in the search for a person who took Baton Rouge Police on a chase down I-10 late Friday night. The pursuit began when officers tried to stop a car. The driver failed to stop, and headed west on the interstate. Eventually,... more »
  • Schools locked down during suspect search

    February 18, 2013 10:17 AM

    SPRINGFIELD - Deputies in Livingston Parish locked down schools in Springfield this morning after a robbery suspect was seen near the school grounds. Superintendent John Watson said Springfield's elementary, middle and high schools were all put on "partial lockdown" because of the search this morning. The partial lockdown limits... more »
  • Police chase protocol detailed after deadly wreck Play Video

    December 19, 2012 6:44 PM

    GONZALES- A day after a high-speed chase claimed the lives of two people trying to run from police more information is coming out on how police handle the dangerous situations. Gonzales Police Chief Sherman Jackson says his officers always have back up over the radios and in other jurisdictions waiting... more »
  • Two die in wreck after police chase Play Video

    December 18, 2012 12:20 PM

    ST. GABRIEL - A wreck at the end of a police chase this morning killed two people in the vehicle authorities were pursuing, according to State Police. Troopers said Kevdrinka Williams, 25, of Baton Rouge and Tremaine Wickem, 20, of New Orleans died in the wreck. A spokesperson... more »
  • Two caught by K9s after robberies, chase

    December 12, 2012 12:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said two K9 units brought down a pair of suspects accused of several robberies and leading police on a chase overnight in Baton Rouge. Lt. Don Kelly said police arrested Deshawn Lollis, 18, and Rodney Washington, 25, early this morning after they abandoned their car... more »
  • Groups seek investigation in teen's death

    December 11, 2012 10:21 AM

    BREAUX BRIDGE - Several groups including relatives of a 16-year-old who was shot and killed by a Breaux Bridge police officer are demanded an independent investigation. The Advocate reports the groups have characterized the death as excessive force against an unarmed teenager who panicked. State police say Darneisha Harris was... more »
  • Deputies investigating bank robbery in Baton Rouge

    November 29, 2012 3:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities released surveillance photos of a man who robbed an East Baton Rouge bank this afternoon. It happened at the Chase Bank located at 7171 Corporate Blvd before 3 p.m. A sheriff's office spokesperson said a white male came into the bank wearing a dark-colored... more »
  • Phony money tossed from car window in chase

    November 21, 2012 2:12 PM

    SHREVEPORT- Five suspects were arrested in Shreveport in a counterfeit money sting that ended after a chase that included phony money being tossed out of car windows. State police had tipped agents with the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit about word of a possible counterfeit money transaction Tuesday at a Shreveport mall.... more »
  • 2 dead in shootout with police

    October 24, 2012 11:17 AM

    SHREVEPORT - Two people are dead in an apparent domestic dispute that began in north Shreveport and ended in Caddo Parish after a police chase and shootout. Officials tell The Times the initial call, which came in at 8:28 a.m. Wednesday, reported a man who was threatening a woman with... more »
  • Man apparently shoots self on TV after Ariz. chase

    September 28, 2012 3:05 PM

    PHOENIX - A man apparently shot himself in the head on live television at the end of a high-speed chase that began in Phoenix. Fox News was covering the chase that began at midday Friday using a live helicopter shot from its Phoenix affiliate when the man driving the small... more »
  • Police: Drunken man on horse arrested after chase

    September 26, 2012 12:34 PM

    BUNNELL, Fla. - A man who police say was drunk while riding his horse through a northeast Florida town is now in jail after a police chase. Flagler County jail records show 29-year-old Charles Cowart was arrested Monday. He's being held on $7,000 bond on charges that include disorderly conduct,... more »
  • Chase probe clears ex-Jetson director

    August 13, 2012 9:56 AM

    BATON ROUGE - An investigation by the Office of Juvenile Justice has found that former Jetson Center for Youth Director Daron Brown did nothing wrong when he allegedly chased a vehicle he believed was carrying two juveniles who escaped from the secure-care facility. OJJ spokeswoman Jerel Giarrusso says Brown... more »
  • Questions unanswered in man's roadside death Play Video

    July 27, 2012 6:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Investigators continue searching for answers this morning after a 28-year-old man took his own life, following a high-speed chase with police. The chase began on the campus of LSU when a pickup truck, driven by Steven Sanchez, crashed through barricades on Tower Drive, according to LSU... more »
  • Man killed after plunge down Niagara gorge

    July 25, 2012 10:56 AM

    NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario - Authorities say a man is dead and a police officer injured after they fell over a retaining wall near Niagara Falls during a chase. Police said the officer was pursuing a man Tuesday afternoon and they both went over a wall, plunging near or to the... more »
  • Police chase stolen car near LSU Play Video

    July 24, 2012 6:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A 22-year-old man led Baton Rouge Police on a brief high speed chase near Tigerland before crashing a stolen car into a ditch, according to investigators. It happened around 4:30 a.m. on East Boyd Drive near Nicholson. Police arrested 22-year-old Johnathan Batteau, 3422 Conrad Street, and... more »
  • NY cops: Woman speeds off in ambulance, crashes

    May 21, 2012 12:52 PM

    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Police say a woman who stole an ambulance at a New York hospital led them on a chase that reached almost 100 mph before she crashed. Buffalo police tell local media the woman got into the ambulance at the Erie County Medical Center and took off at... more »
  • Stock market inches higher despite bank slump

    May 11, 2012 11:02 AM

    Stocks are slightly higher at midday in spite of JPMorgan's surprise $2 billion trading loss, which has rattled shares of investment banks. Shortly before noon Friday, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 37 points at 12,892. The Standard & Poor's 500 index is up five points at 1,363. The... more »
  • Chase leads to arrests, 5 guns

    May 10, 2012 3:49 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - A brief police chase ended with the arrest of three New Orleans men and the seizure of five guns. Neighbors called police around 7 p.m. Wednesday to report gunfire and that the men shooting the guns fled into a white car with Mississippi plates. During the subsequent... more »
  • Pajama-wearing bank burglar wanted

    May 7, 2012 11:08 AM

    BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office announced that they are searching for a man who attempted to burglarize a bank Monday while wearing pajamas. It happened around 3 a.m. at the Chase Bank in the 1300 block of O'Neal Lane. Deputies responded to the bank after several... more »
  • High speed chase, robbery suspects killed

    April 20, 2012 5:40 PM

    GRETNA - Two robbery suspects are dead following a high speed chase and shootout with police. Jefferson Parish sheriff's deputies say the men were suspects in an armed robbery of a Gretna convenience store around 3 a.m. Friday. As police arrived at the scene, deputies say a car was... more »
  • Suspect captured in attempted murder of state trooper Play Video

    March 23, 2012 9:51 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Louisiana State Police captured the suspect accused of trying to run over a trooper early Friday morning. Police found Jakarta Carter Jones, 35, at a Baton Rouge motel and was brought in for questioning. Investigators say Jones led a trooper on a chase through the... more »
  • Police cars damaged in chase

    February 27, 2012 2:14 PM

    LAFAYETTE, La.- An early morning police chase of a pickup truck originally seen driving recklessly in a parking lot, ended up with several Lafayette police cars damaged. Police say the truck led police on a chase about 2:20 a.m. Monday. During the chase the suspect's truck struck multiple barricades. The... more »
  • Police recover stolen truck involved in chase Play Video

    February 16, 2012 6:25 PM

    RAYNE- Rayne Police drove a stolen city truck back to town Thursday, after it was involved in a chase in Baton Rouge Wednesday night. John Smith is charged for taking a city truck from the Rayne Public Works Compound last Saturday. The truck had heavy damage on one side.... more »
  • Shoplifter arrested after leading police on chase

    February 16, 2012 11:56 AM

    HAMMOND- A man in Tangipahoa Parish was arrested after leading police on a chase. Murray Jackson is accused of stealing from a Dollar General store in Hammond, then leading police on a chase. During the pursuit, Jackson reportedly attempted to run over Ponchatoula Police units, and fled south... more »
  • News 2 Investigation: Gonzales police chasing police

    February 3, 2012 6:24 PM

    GONZALES-- Five Gonzales police officers, one sergeant, and the police chief himself narrowly escaped a hefty speeding ticket-- perhaps even jail time-- and the chief calls it "officer courtesy." The seven employees of the Gonzales Police Department led other Gonzales police officers and deputies with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's... more »
  • U.S. Marshals searching for fugitive Play Video

    January 26, 2012 10:23 AM

    POINTE COUPEE PARISH - Federal and local authorities continue to search Thursday afternoon for an escaped fugitive. Michael Coleman, 33, is wanted by the U.S. Marshals and the EBR Sheriff's Office for simple burglary and resisting arrest. Reports indicate Coleman fled the scene when U.S. Marshals arrived with... more »
  • Deceased suspect/victim identified in Gerald Dr. shooting

    January 14, 2012 2:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police have identified a suspected robber who was shot and killed during a drug sale-gone-robbery on Saturday afternoon. Robert Heard, 26, attempted to rob John Freeman, 26, at his home at 10488 Gerald Drive around 1:00 p.m. yesterday, but was shot and declared dead on scene, said... more »
  • Car chase results in life-threatening crash

    January 13, 2012 9:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A high-speed chase down Airline Highway crossed parish lines and resulted in a life-threatening crash just after midnight Friday. Reports indicate the car flipped several times, but the driver is still alive. The chase started in Ascension Parish, then continued into East Baton Rouge Parish,... more »
  • LSPO: Suspect in I-12 chase facing stalking, fugitive charges

    November 27, 2011 10:43 AM

    According to Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office, the man arrested after Saturday night's chase on I-12 is facing several charges. LSPO says it all started when deputies tried to pull Jonathan Livingston stop him for a stalking complaint. Officials say that's when the 31-year-old smashed into a deputy's unit... more »
  • Chase/wreck results in stolen vehicle arrest

    October 28, 2011 9:14 AM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - A stolen car fleeing from police caused an accident involving several vehicles Friday morning at the intersection of River Road and Florida Boulavard. BRPD arrested 17-year-old Eddie Thomas, of 815 Harvey Dr. Police say the stolen vehicle was fleeing back into Livingston Parish and officers... more »
  • Arrest made in West Baton Rouge Parish chase

    October 14, 2011 8:52 AM

    BATON ROUGE - One man is under arrest, after a motorcycle chase that stretched across two parishes. The high speed chase started around 10 p.m. Thursday in West Baton Rouge Parish. State Police, Baton Rouge Police and Sheriff's Deputies all assisted in the pursuit. The suspect was... more »
  • Search continues for suspect who jumped off bridge

    August 24, 2011 2:51 AM

    GRAMERCY- Authorities continue to search for a Vacherie man who jumped from the Veterans' Memorial Bridge Tuesday after leading authorities on a high-speed chase in St. James Parish. Kylan Laurent, 22, fled from troopers after they initiated a traffic stop on him on LA-18 in St. James Parish. ... more »
  • Police search for man who jumped from bridge

    August 23, 2011 2:59 PM

    GRAMERCY - Authorities are looking for a man who, following a high-speed pursuit by state police, got out of his vehicle and jumped from the Mississippi River Bridge in Gramercy. Police have not released the name of the man and are still searching for him after he jumped from the... more »
  • LPSO: Burglars tried to run over deputy

    August 16, 2011 2:40 PM

    LIVINGSTON PARISH - A Denham Springs man faces attempted murder charges after authorities said they tried to run over a Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputy. Kevin Patrick Oshee, 21, and Brian James Lilly, 23, were arrested in suspicion of burglary on August 9. Oshee is also accused of trying to... more »
  • Four officers on administrative leave after shooting Friday night

    August 6, 2011 9:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Four Baton Rouge police officers have been placed on paid administrative leave for their involvement in a shooting in West Baton Rouge Friday night. Around 11 p.m. Friday, an officer attempted to pull over a violator on Airline Highway near Florida Blvd. The driver would not pull over,... more »
  • EBRSO: Man arrested after threatening deputy with gun

    August 2, 2011 12:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A chase through a north Baton Rouge neighborhood ended when deputies caught a man they claim threatened them with a gun. Deputies arrested 28-year-old Henry Charles Brown, Jr. near the intersection of Silverleaf and Glen Oaks Drive around 11:30. Spokesperson Casey Hicks said deputies responded... more »
  • BRPD: Woman flips stolen SUV with child inside

    July 8, 2011 11:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A police chase in Baton Rouge ended when the driver of a stolen SUV crashed, flipping the vehicle while police said she was holding her one-year-old child in her lap. Walker Police Cpl. Mark Fruge says Patricia Munzey, 31, stole her sister's SUV around 7:15 am... more »
  • Murder suspects confesses to cameras at WBR hearing

    June 16, 2011 1:53 PM

    PORT ALLEN - One of the two men suspected in the deadly beating of a Florida woman admitted to the killing today in West Baton Rouge Parish. News 2 cameras were there as Tyler McClain said this about his role in the murder and the beating of the victim's... more »
  • Names released in WBR chase, murder investigation

    June 10, 2011 2:49 PM

    PORT ORANGE, Fla. - Authorities have released the names of the two men arrested this morning in West Baton Rouge after a high-speed chase, and two Florida women they are suspected of beating so severely that one died. A Port Orange Police spokesperson said Tyler McClain, 24, and Bradley... more »
  • Suspects arrested after chase in murder victim's vehicle

    June 10, 2011 7:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Two people are in custody this morning in West Baton Rouge Parish after a car chase ended in a crash in Iberville Parish. Police say the men crashed a vehicle after sheriff's deputies pursued them on I-10 overnight. The suspects told officials the vehicle they were driving belonged... more »
  • Robbery leads to chase, gunfire, motorcycle wreck

    May 21, 2011 3:11 PM

    KORAN, La.- A Monroe man has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery that led to a manhunt, gunfire and a motorcycle crash that injured a Bossier Parish sheriff's deputy. The robbery occurred Friday at a recycling business in Haughton by a man who drove away in a... more »
  • Car abandoned during chase hits house

    April 18, 2011 2:29 PM

    HOUMA - A driver who abandoned his car during a police chase in Houma neglected to stop the car, which ran into the front porch of a house. Police said it happened early Sunday. Patrol officers saw a car making a fast turn with tires squealing. They pursued... more »
  • Convicted bank robber charged with second heist

    April 14, 2011 4:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police have arrested a second suspect in connection with the Chase Bank robbery earlier this week. Investigators believe Vernon Simmons is responsible for Monday's heist. Simmons was convicted of robbing another bank nearly a decade ago in Baton Rouge, and was recently paroled after serving nine years... more »
  • U.S. Marshals get their man

    March 25, 2011 12:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - U.S. Marshals arrested a man on Highland road between Airline and Jefferson Hwy. today after a foot chase and scuffle. A News2 crew camera was rolling was rolling when they happened to see the whole chase ensue. We'll have that video for you tonight. ... more »
  • Man arrested after chase, armed robbery of his mother

    January 20, 2011 2:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A man accused of robbing his mother at gunpoint has been arrested after a chase with East Baton Rouge sheriff's deputies. Casey Hicks with EBRSO said 41-year-old Travis Hoover was arrested after he fled from deputies in a white SUV, and later crashed near the intersection of... more »
  • Miss. baby sitter chases robber with broom

    January 15, 2011 1:17 PM

    BYRAM, Miss.- With the tiny dog he'd just kicked across the room yapping and snapping at him, a burglar grabbed a broom. A baby sitter grabbed it from him, then chased him out of the house. Hinds County, Miss., authorities have charged 39-year-old Cedric Romone Williams with burglary of... more »
  • Sex offender arrested after high speed chase

    December 14, 2010 10:34 AM

    KENTWOOD- A high speed chase between Kentwood Police, Tangipahoa Sheriff's Deputies, and a sex offender from Kentwood eventually ended in a convenient store parking lot. Shaff Labrient Carter, 32, saw blue lights in his rear view, and hit the gas pedal topping speeds of 110 MPH. Kentwood Police... more »
  • BRPD: Chase leads to five counterfeiting arrests

    December 1, 2010 4:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A police chase and search involving helicopters and K-9 units ended with five arrests and a counterfeit ring being busted, according to Baton Rouge Police. This morning officers were called by officials from the Whitney Bank at 3617 S. Sherwood Forest and told two people were trying... more »
  • Wanted man arrested after chase in downtown BR

    November 19, 2010 11:10 AM

    BATON ROUGE – A man wanted for armed robbery was arrested after a foot chase and search in downtown Baton Rouge this morning. 27-year-old Anthony Louis was charged with armed robbery, and had outstanding warrants for robbery and theft from district court and Baker Police. Investigators with the East Baton... more »
  • La. man pleads guilty in shooting of officers

    October 26, 2010 7:09 AM

    A 29-year-old man has pleaded guilty to attempted first-degree murder charges in the 2008 shootings of two Baton Rouge police officers who confronted him after a high-speed car chase. Christopher Joseph Johnson of Baton Rouge also pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of felon in possession of a firearm. The... more »
  • Man arrested, pepper-sprayed after BR foot chase

    October 22, 2010 12:20 PM

    Louisiana State Police said a "stupid mistake" on a suspect's part led to him facing a much-larger list of charges. 27-year-old Randy L. Jackson was arrested in Baton Rouge around 9:30 a.m. after troopers pulled over a vehicle he was in, and said he took off on foot as... more »
  • Wyoming man douses himself in paint to avoid Taser

    September 25, 2010 1:22 PM

    A Cheyenne man who doused himself with white latex paint in hopes of avoiding a police Taser was hit with the stun gun anyway. The Taser chase happened Sept. 16, when Cheyenne police went to Brian Mattert's house on a domestic violence call. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that when... more »
  • Man behind bars after high speed chase ending in WBR

    September 22, 2010 8:55 PM

    A man is behind bars after a high speed chase ending in West Baton Rouge Parish around 5 p.m. today. Police stopped Shane Thibodeaux for a traffic violation on Highway 78 in Pointe Coupee Parish around 4:30 p.m. That’s when authorities said Thibodeaux got out of his car, got back... more »
  • Law enforcement searching for man near Denham Springs

    September 21, 2010 3:28 PM

    Officers are searching by air and ground near Denham Springs for a man that led State Police on a high-speed chase this afternoon. Perry Rushing with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said deputies are assisting troopers in the search for a man that fled from State Police when they... more »
  • EBRSO arrests man after vehicle, foot chase

    September 17, 2010 11:04 AM

    Sheriff's deputies have arrested a man in East Baton Rouge after he fled from the in a car, and then on foot. According to Casey Hicks with EBRSO, a tip had been called in early Friday morning from someone who knew where they could find Ben Jones, who was... more »
  • Chase's online banking service is down; ATMs fine

    September 14, 2010 5:18 PM

    Chase's online banking service is down because of a technical problem, and the bank said it's working to resolve it. The service has been down since Monday night, but bank spokesman Thomas Kelly couldn't specify the exact time service was disrupted. Chase has 16.5 million customers who bank online. ATMs... more »
  • Pedestrian struck while trying to run from police

    September 6, 2010 10:07 PM

    A man is in the hospital tonight after being hit by a vehicle while trying to run from police. East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to a domestic abuse call on El Scott Avenue around 9:20 p.m. Authorities said the man involved in the domestic abuse... more »
  • Two men in custody after escaping from prison

    July 26, 2010 10:50 PM

    Two men are in custody after escaping from prison earlier tonight. 25-year-old Michael Johnson, Baton Rouge, and 23-year-old Mark Stanley, Baton Rouge, escaped from West Feliciana Parish Detention Center around 7:15 p.m. Police set up a perimeter, and a chase team picked up a track and stayed with it. They... more »
  • Stolen car police chase

    July 19, 2010 11:39 AM

    A 23-year old Haughton man was arrested and charged with two counts of attempted homicide of a police officer after he ran into two police units. Officers say they were trying to stop a stolen car on La. Hwy 157 Sunday, when Javis Dontreal Jones rammed a deputy's car... more »
  • Ouachita escapee shot, captured in Shreveport

    July 9, 2010 8:08 AM

    Police in Shreveport say an escapee from a northeast Louisiana prison work-release program was shot after he rammed a police car following a lengthy chase. Police say Kory Gay stole a car, and police chased him onto I-49 and then onto an I-20 ramp, where the car rammed a police... more »
  • Two arrested for drugs in Hammond

    June 21, 2010 9:04 AM

    Tangipahoa Parish deputies arrested two people for drugs, and then running from authorities. Deputies say they witnessed Aaron Paul LeBlanc and Russel Junior Lucito in the parking lot of a Hammond store allegedly in a drug deal. When deputies tried to arrest the two, LeBlanc allegedly jumped in a car... more »

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