BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police arrested a man who they said illegally obtained prescription drugs.
David Bell is accused of using doctors' DEA numbers without their permission, and calling in prescriptions for patients.
Police say Bell called in one prescription for hydrocodone in November, then picked up... more »
SLAUGHTER - A convenience store owner in East Feliciana Parish has been arrested on drug distribution charges.
Ahmed Hussein Mana was charged with possession with intent to distribute hydrocodone and illegal possession of a firearm.
The Delta Narcotics Task Force, including the East Feliciana Sheriff's Department and Louisiana... more »
BAKER - Narcotics agents in Baker arrested three people after they said an investigation and traffic stop turned up hundreds of pills and thousands in cash.
Agents arrested John McKneely, Keirsten McKneely and Tiawanga McKneely of Baker earlier this week.
Bake Police Chief Mike Knaps said the agents... more »
NEW ORLEANS - A Covington man contracted to deliver U.S. Postal Service mail has been sentenced to federal prison after admitting to stealing a marked parcel that he believed contained 180 tablets of hydrocodone. Anthony Holcombe pleaded guilty in August to mail theft. Holcombe was sentenced to six months in... more »
FORT PIERCE, Fla. - Former "Partridge Family" heartthrob David Cassidy has been charged with driving under the influence in Florida.
The Florida Highway Patrol says his car was stopped around 6 p.m. Wednesday for weaving and nearly causing an accident.
Cassidy told a trooper that he had a... more »
Two men, including a 70 year old, were arrested in Livingston Parish on felony drug charges.
Deputies say they noticed a 1994 Lincoln Town Car playing loud rap music. The driver also failed to use a signal.
They say Iven Kinchen, 54, was driving the car with a... more »