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  • Two arrests made in teen's death

    October 31, 2014 3:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested two men in connection with a shooting in Baton Rouge earlier this week that left a teen dead in the street. Baton Rouge Police said Jarvis Dawson, 20, and Larry Scott Jr., 18, both of Rosedale, were charged with second-degree murder and armed robbery... more »
  • BRPD: Teen shot, killed and left in the street

    October 29, 2014 10:21 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said there's little information to go on after a teen was found shot to death overnight in Baton Rouge. Detectives said Marvin Lewis, 17, was found dead in the road around 8:30 Tuesday night in the 1600 block of N. 49th Street. Police said he'd... more »
  • Senator, others want feds to investigate shooting

    October 9, 2014 11:04 AM

    ST. LOUIS - A state senator and other black leaders in St. Louis are calling for the Justice Department to investigate the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by an off-duty police officer. St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson says the 18-year-old, identified by his mother as Vonderrit D. Myers,... more »
  • Wife: Shooting victim was leaving town Play Video

    July 14, 2014 11:27 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The wife of a man shot and killed overnight in Baton Rouge told News 2 they were headed out of town before the shooting happened. "I can't go anywhere, I had to call my momma today, to tell her I gotta put her on hold because... more »
  • One arrested in Glen Oaks shooting

    March 28, 2014 12:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested a man investigators said was involved in a deadly shooting in the Glen Oaks area of East Baton Rouge Thursday night. Deputies accused Cedric Glasper, 24, of second-degree murder and two counts of attempted second-degree murder. Detectives said Glasper got into a... more »
  • Mother, sister of accused killer arrested Play Video

    February 24, 2014 2:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives have arrested two individuals in connection with the shooting death of Patrick Williams in Baton Rouge last week. Colodiuse Bowie and Jameeka Bowie, the mother and sister of the accused shooter Devon Bowie, have both been charged with obstruction of justice. Devon Bowie is accused... more »
  • Victim identified in deadly shooting Play Video

    January 31, 2014 3:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities identified the victim of a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge. Police said they found Michael Rogers, 52, shot to death in a shed around 9:45 a.m. Friday in the 400 block of West McKinley Street. They said Rogers, who was homeless, lived in the... more »
  • Two arrested in deadly shooting investigation

    December 12, 2013 3:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Two men from Prarieville, wanted in connection with a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge, have been arrested. The shooting, that left one man dead and another injured, happened Wednesday morning around 5 a.m. at 9143 Pecan Drive. Detectives found 22 year-old Jared Vincent dead inside his... more »
  • Person of interest sought in Morgan City shooting

    May 21, 2013 8:39 AM

    MORGAN CITY - Police are calling on the public to help track down a suspect wanted in a deadly shooting Monday night. Officers responded to a call of shots fired at the corner of Garber St. and Federal Ave. shortly after 11 p.m. When they arrived, police say... more »
  • BRPD: Deadly shooting believed to be self-defense

    February 26, 2013 3:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police concluded today that a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge this past weekend was done in self-defense. Lt. Don Kelly said investigators learned Anthony Taylor, 20, was armed and trying to break into a home on Topeka Street Sunday night when he was shot and killed.... more »
  • BRPD investigating deadly shooting

    November 6, 2012 8:44 PM

    Baton Rouge- Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead, and another injured. It happened around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday evening in the 3100 block of Wyandotte Street. No word yet on a motive, or any suspects in this shooting. Anyone with any information is urged... more »
  • Police investigate deadly shooting

    June 27, 2012 6:57 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A man is dead this morning after a shooting in the North Baton Rouge area. It happened in the 1500 block of Scenic Hwy. at Ellerslie Drive just after 11:30 p.m. Tuesday. Officers say they found the 21-year-old victim lying on the side of the... more »
  • Ex-cop begins prison term for Katrina cover-up

    September 12, 2011 12:59 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - A former police detective who pleaded guilty to helping cover up deadly shootings on a New Orleans bridge after Hurricane Katrina has started serving a three-year prison sentence. A spokesman for the federal Bureau of Prisons says Jeffrey Lehrmann reported Monday to a low-security prison in... more »
  • Arrest made in deadly shooting in Donaldsonville

    July 7, 2011 2:19 PM

    DONALDSONVILLE - A man accused of murder in Donaldsonville is now behind bars. Ascension Parish deputies say Jeremy James Washington shot and killed Walter Morris Junior, Wednesday night around 9 p.m. When deputies arrived at the scene of the murder, they disarmed Washington and took him into custody.... more »
  • Deadly shooting claims life of SU student

    February 22, 2011 2:12 PM

    Baton Rouge- A Southern University student is dead, after a shooting last night. It happened last night around 9:30 p.m. at the Palisades Apartments in the 7800 block of Scenic Highway, just outside the gates of Southern. Police say 24 year-old Ferdinand Dorsey Jr. was shot and killed,... more »
  • Post-Katrina shooting convict claims new evidence

    February 8, 2011 11:31 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - A New Orleans police officer convicted of writing a false report on a deadly police shooting after Hurricane Katrina claims new evidence could clear him. Police Lt. Travis McCabe was convicted in December of charges he falsified a report to make it appear that Officer David Warren... more »
  • Homeowner arrested in deadly shooting

    January 29, 2011 10:28 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Baton Rouge Police arrested a homeowner after a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge. It happened in the 1700 block of North 26th Street overnight. Police identified the victim as Keith Brown, 23, of Baton Rouge. According to investigators the homeowner, Richard Alexander, 28, of Baton Rouge,... more »
  • One person shot, killed in undercover drug operation

    January 12, 2011 7:35 PM

    PORT ALLEN - An undercover drug operation in Port Allen ended with a fatal shooting, according to the sheriff of West Baton Rouge Parish. Sheriff Mike Caze confirmed to News 2 that an undercover operation involving his deputies and Louisiana State Police was taking place at the Motel 6... more »
  • Suspect in Arizona shooting held without bail

    January 10, 2011 3:53 PM

    PHOENIX - The suspect in a deadly Arizona shooting is being held without bail and has been assigned a lawyer who defended Oklahoma City bombing conspirator Timothy McVeigh. Jared Loughner entered a Phoenix courtroom Monday handcuffed and wearing a tan inmate uniform. His head is shaved and he has a... more »
  • Victim identified in Baton Rouge deadly shooting

    January 4, 2011 3:22 PM

    Detectives have identified the victim of a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge. Police say 38 year-old Terrance Grevious was found shot to death in the 8600 block of Kingfisher, near the railroad tracks in a grassy vacant lot. Anyone with information on who may responsible for this crime,... more »
  • Six New Orleans police officers reassigned during probe

    December 16, 2010 4:37 PM

    NEW ORLEANS- Six members of the New Orleans Police Department, including several high ranking supervisors, have been reassigned while the department investigates their roles in the deadly shooting of Henry Glover in the Hurricane Katrina aftermath. Today, the department announced that four captains, a lieutenant, and an officer have... more »
  • Darrow man convicted by judge in fatal shooting

    November 2, 2010 6:09 AM

    DONALDSONVILLE - A Darrow man was convicted of manslaughter in the deadly shooting of his co-worker outside a Burnside grocery store almost two years ago. At trial, Renaldo Claiborne claimed self-defense in the Dec. 12, 2008, shooting that killed 50-year-old Alcee Miller of Darrow. Defense attorney Pegram Mire Jr. said... more »
  • Baton Rouge man indicted on murder charge

    October 14, 2010 7:06 AM

    An East Baton Rouge Parish grand jury has indicted a 19-year-old man in the deadly shooting of another man at a Baton Rouge apartment complex. Douglas Dorsey of Baton Rouge was charged with second-degree murder Wednesday in the June 11 slaying of 21-year-old Kendrick Foster. Police said Foster lived at... more »
  • 3 people found shot to death in NW La.

    August 17, 2010 2:19 PM

    Three people have been found shot to death in a car in northwestern Louisiana. It happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday night in Caddo Parish. Two of the victims, ages 19 and 20, have not been identified. The third victim is believed to be a juvenile. Investigators recovered... more »
  • Update: Triple murder investigation

    June 15, 2010 10:03 AM

    The names of those killed in a triple murder on Elmer have been released. Authorities say at least three suspects broke into a house and demanded drugs and cash. Then they shot and killed Matthew Holliday, 63, Jeraldine Holliday, 59, and Kaylar Holliday, 26. A fourth person was shot... more »
  • Update: Deadly shooting on N. Marque Ann Drive

    June 3, 2010 11:02 AM

    Update: A 39-year-old man was found shot in a laundry room at the Centurion Arms Apartments at around 3:10 a.m. He had a gunshot wound to the head. The victim was taken to a hospital where he later died. Police do not have a motive for the murder,... more »
  • Suspect identified in East Blvd. shooting

    June 1, 2010 10:50 AM

    Authorities are looking for a man they say shot and killed Keefe Anderson, 44, yesterday at a grocery store in the 900 block of East Blvd. Eddie Lee Marshall, Jr., 59, is the accused gunman. He will eventually be charged with second degree murder. If you have information... more »
  • Man found shot to death in Baton Rouge

    May 31, 2010 10:53 AM

    A man is dead after a shooting in Baton Rouge overnight. Police say Charles Javuis, 58, was found lying dead in the street in the 2600 block of Pimpernel around three a.m. Police do not have any motives or suspects in this case. more »
  • Arrests made in deadly Baton Rouge shooting

    May 19, 2010 3:02 PM

    Three suspects wanted in connection with a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge are now behind bars. It happened Thursday May 13th, at 235 S. 12th. Joseph Willams Jr., Yolanda Moore and Constancicia McCray were arrested for the robbing and shooting death of Tyree Edwards. All three are... more »
  • Accused shooter says woman behind Central fight

    May 5, 2010 4:58 PM

    An accused shooter tells investigators a woman was behind a deadly fight in Central. It happened Tuesday night. East Baton Rouge Parish deputies say the fight ended at the intersection of Hooper and Sullivan. Kevin Carlock, 34, is now charged with killing his cousin, Kerry Carlock. Deputies say the... more »
  • Deadly shooting investigated in Tangipahoa Parish

    April 2, 2010 11:17 AM

    One man is dead in Tangipahoa Parish after being shot in his front yard. Prioniro Scott, 39, from Natalbany, died last night. Authorities say witnesses saw him running to the street and flagging down help. There are no suspects or motives in the case. more »
  • Cop linked to Katrina bridge shooting resigns

    March 31, 2010 1:27 PM

    A New Orleans police officer who is expected to plead guilty to helping cover up a deadly shooting of unarmed residents in Hurricane Katrina's aftermath has resigned from the police department. Thirty-three-year-old Michael Hunter, of Slidell, was charged Tuesday with one count of conspiracy to obstruct justice and one... more »
  • Officer expected to plead guilty in Katrina probe

    March 30, 2010 12:02 PM

    A third New Orleans police officer is expected to enter a guilty plea in a federal probe of a deadly shooting after Hurricane Katrina. Police officers allegedly killed two unarmed civilians in the aftermath of the storm. Two officers already pleaded guilty to being part of a cover up... more »
  • One dead and two others hurt after shootings in Baton Rouge

    March 14, 2010 8:51 PM

    Baton Rouge Police were busy Sunday evening investigating two separate shootings that left one man dead and two others wounded. The latest shooting happened just after 6p.m. this evening in the 900 block of N. 30th street. When officers arrived, they learned a man was shot once and was... more »
  • Baton Rouge sees 4th murder of the year

    January 28, 2010 11:10 AM

    A victim from a weekend shooting in Baton Rouge has died. Edward Allen, 32, was shot in the head early Sunday morning. Investigators believe the shooting started in the 6600 block of Titian Ave., but they found Allen in the 700 block of N. Carrollton Ave. No arrests... more »
  • Deadly shooting in St. Francisville

    December 26, 2009 4:27 PM

    Update: 23-year-old Eric Martin, from Ethel, is wanted for the murder of Terrence J. Brooks, of Harwood, LA in West Feliciana Parish overnight. Deputies responded to reports of fighting and gun shots outside Gerri's Blues Club in St. Francisville. Brooks was found outside the club with a single gun... more »
  • Sheriff's Office discusses deadly shooting in BR

    December 23, 2009 4:46 PM

    East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's spokesperson Casey Hicks discusses the deadly shooting that took place today at Grady Crawford Construction Company on Greenwell Springs Rd. more »
  • Shooting turns deadly in Baton Rouge

    December 15, 2009 2:32 PM

    Update: One man is dead after an early morning shooting in Baton Rouge. It happened around 5:30 a.m. in the 1400 block of N. 40th. Police found a 55 year-old man lying in the street. They say he was shot several times. He was taken to the hospital,... more »
  • 7 Dead in Army base shooting

    November 5, 2009 3:03 PM

    Seven people are dead, and at least 15 others are wounded after a mass shooting at Fort Hood Military Base in Texas. Officials say one person is in custody. They are now looking for a second shooter. No word yet on a motive for the shooting. We... more »
  • Update: Arrest in Cadillac St. murder

    October 7, 2009 12:43 AM

    Baton Rouge police arrested 22-year-old Keith Payne Tuesday afternoon and charged him with negligent homicide. He's accused of killing 16-year-old Cameo Christopher Monday night in the 5300 block of Cadillac St. Police say Payne and an unidentified man struggled over a gun. A shot was fired, hitting Christopher in... more »
  • Victim identified in deadly shooting

    October 6, 2009 9:02 AM

    Update: Cameo Christopher, 16, was the victim killed in the shooting on Cadillac Street last night. Police found the teen lying in the middle of the street. He was taken to a hospital where he later died. There's no motive or suspect in this case yet. more »
  • Teen arrested in deadly shooting

    October 3, 2009 6:42 PM

    Update: 19-year-old Hakeen Profit has been arrested on a warrant for principal to second degree murder. He is believed to be involved in the deadly shooting of 52 year old Donnie Williams last night in the Scotlandville area. Police say Williams was found dead in the 1800 block of Swan... more »
  • Deadly shooting in Bossier City

    October 3, 2009 2:17 PM

    Two Bossier City police officers have been involved in a shooting that killed an assault suspect. The shooting is now under investigation. The unarmed suspect is accused of assaulting a 77-year-old woman at a Bossier City drugstore. When the suspect was stopped in his vehicle, authorities say he got out... more »

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