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  • Another "person of interest" in Bourbon Street shootings

    July 4, 2014 2:11 PM

    NEW ORLEANS- Police in New Orleans have interviewed another "person of interest" caught on video at the scene of last weekend's deadly shooting on Bourbon Street. But so far, no arrests have been made in connection with the gunfire that broke out early Sunday on the famous street of nightspots.... more »
  • Deputies searching for missing mechanic

    April 11, 2013 10:38 AM

    DONALDSONVILLE - Investigators asked for the public's help finding a missing Donaldsonville man who disappeared while working on someone's car. Sheriff's deputies said Edgar Cedotal, 45, was last seen by family members at a store in Assumption Parish on Feb. 14, and a family member spoke to him on... more »
  • LPSO deputies searching for missing person

    March 7, 2013 2:56 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Deputies in Livingston Parish are asking for your help in finding a missing man. Brandon Steele Parnell, of Walker, was last seen at a lounge just east of Denham Springs at 10 p.m. on February 25. Foul play is suspected in Parnell's disappearance. Parnell... more »
  • Person on Miss. River bridge slowing traffic

    February 21, 2013 12:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police in Baton Rouge removed a woman who was impeding noontime interstate traffic on the Mississippi River Bridge. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said the woman was removed safely from the bridge a short time ago. According to DOTD, westbound I-10 traffic is backed up to the... more »
  • EBRSO looking for guy who tried to pass fake check

    January 29, 2013 3:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for a man they said tried to purchase two generator using a stolen cashier's check. Spokesperson Casey Rayborn Hicks said on Oct. 22 the man entered Bozeman Distributor on Airline Highway and presented a Citibank cashier's check to pay... more »
  • No charges expected against second person in campus gunfire

    January 23, 2013 3:12 PM

    HOUSTON- Authorities say they don't expect to file charges against a 25-year-old man who they say was involved in an argument that escalated into gunfire at a Houston-area community college. The two men who were arguing and a bystander were shot in the incident Tuesday outside the library at the... more »
  • Remains of 2nd person found in Colo. fire wreckage

    June 29, 2012 5:44 PM

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Searchers sifting through damage left by the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history have found the remains of a second person at a home where another person was found dead earlier. Police Chief Pete Carey said Friday that searchers found the remains at a house where... more »
  • One person wounded in accidental shooting

    May 30, 2012 6:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating an early morning shooting in the North Baton Rouge area that sent one person to the hospital. It happened just before 4 a.m. in the 4700 block of Banks Street. Crews say someone who was transporting the victim to the hospital flagged... more »
  • NYPD: Person implicated in Etan Patz death

    May 24, 2012 7:32 AM

    NEW YORK - The New York City police commissioner says a person who's in custody has implicated himself in the disappearance and death of Etan Patz 33 years ago. Commissioner Raymond Kelly said in a statement that further details would be released later today. The 6-year-old vanished while walking to... more »
  • Woman killed in hit and run accident

    May 6, 2012 9:10 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a hit and run accident early this morning that left one person dead. Uniform patrol officers were called to the 4200 block of Mohican Prescott shortly after 2:30am. The body of an unidentified woman was laying in the roadway, and a witness... more »
  • 1st person arrested in BP oil spill makes bail

    April 24, 2012 3:00 PM

    HOUSTON- The first person arrested in the BP oil spill is being released on $100,000 bail. The former BP engineer, Kurt Mix, is accused of deleting more than 300 text messages about the amount of oil flowing from the blown-out well and the company's failed attempts to plug the... more »
  • One person dead after late-night shooting

    April 23, 2012 6:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead Sunday night. It happened in the 1700 block of America St., just after 9 p.m. Authorities say they found the victim in the back seat of an SUV with a gunshot wound to... more »
  • "Person of Interest" found in fatal MSU shooting

    March 26, 2012 2:27 PM

    JACKSON - Authorities say a man arrested in Tennessee on an outstanding robbery warrant is also a person of interest in the death of a Mississippi State University student who was gunned down in a campus dorm. University spokeswoman Maridith Geuder says Mason Perry Jones is a person of interest... more »
  • One dead after early morning crash

    March 19, 2012 5:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The victim of a deadly one vehicle accident in Baton Rouge remains unnamed Monday morning as first responders have yet to identify the body. Police and fire officials arrived at the 1500 block of N. Ardenwood Dr around 2:20 a.m. Monday where they found a vehicle... more »
  • Deputies: Driver dies after truck hits tree

    February 13, 2012 10:06 AM

    ROSEDALE - One person died after driving their pickup head-on into a tree Monday morning, according to the Iberville Parish Sheriff's Office. The wreck happened on Highway 77 outside of Rosedale. Investigators said the driver was pronounced dead at the scene. People who lived near the wreck said... more »
  • Teen burned in fire at Baton Rouge home

    February 22, 2011 3:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One person was burned in a fire this afternoon that Baton Rouge firefighters said started when a candle was knocked over. Crews were called to the fire at a structure behind a home on 4618 Winbourne Ave. around 12:45 p.m. They said the owners and a... more »
  • EBRSO names person of interest in Skysail shooting

    October 22, 2010 7:46 PM

    Sheriff's deputies have released the name of a person of interest in a deadly shooting that happened today in the Gardere area. 19-year-old Martin Burnell Robertson is being sought for questioning by the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office after 21-year-old Javon Brooks was shot and killed earlier today. ... more »
  • Person of interest sought in Lake Charles quadruple homicide

    September 8, 2010 3:52 PM

    Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso says deputies want to question a 52-year-old man in connection with the deaths of four people whose bodies were found in a mobile home near Lake Charles. The sheriff says Lee Roy Williams, Jr. had been living in the trailer, had supper Friday with all... more »
  • Sixth worker pleads in fraud probe

    August 11, 2010 8:46 AM

    A sixth person has pleaded guilty in the federal government's ongoing investigation into disaster food stamp fraud. Dorothy Reedom, who had worked for the Department of Social Services' Office of Family Support in St. Mary Parish, pleaded guilty Monday to theft of public money, property or records. Reedom is one... more »

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