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  • Reward offered after 86 arsons set over two months

    November 23, 2015 4:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The state Department of Agriculture and Forestry said a $4,000 reward has been posted for information that helps them find who started 86 fires in a span of about two months. Commissioner Mike Strain said the arsons happened between Aug. 30 and Oct. 21, stretching from... more »
  • $2,000 total reward offered for info on killer accidentally released from jail Play Video

    September 30, 2015 4:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Law enforcement agencies offered a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of an inmate who was mistakenly released over the weekend. U.S. Marshals joined in the search for 32-year-old Benjuiel Johnson as it continued through Wednesday and into Thursday morning with the escaped man... more »
  • Puppy buried alive

    September 25, 2015 8:49 PM

    AUGUSTA, GEORGIA- PETA offered a reward for information about a four-month-old puppy buried alive. The dog is recovering. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals offers up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest and conviction of those responsible. The puppy was found trying to dig its... more »
  • Man finds $1,300 in pizza box, returns it, gets free pies for a year

    September 21, 2015 2:39 PM

    BERKELEY, Calif. - A Berkeley man who found $1,300 in cash in a home delivery pizza box struggled with what to do with the money. KGO-TV reports Monday that Mike Vegas ordered Domino's pizza and chicken wings and when the food arrived, he ate one slice — and no... more »
  • Reward offered after puppy dies in Baker check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    September 8, 2015 11:44 AM

    BAKER - The Humane Society of Louisiana is offering a reward for information after an animal rescuer found a dead puppy tied up to a tree near Highway 19 in Baker. On September 3, a Baker restaurant owner approached Northside Humane Society founder Lori D’Arensbourg and said that a... more »
  • Coast Guard finds capsized boat, teen fishermen still missing

    July 26, 2015 3:17 PM

    TEQUESTA, Fla. - The Coast Guard reported Sunday they have found the capsized boat of two missing Florida teens who didn't return Friday from a fishing trip, but have not found the missing boys. Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos are both 14 years old, and were last seen Friday... more »
  • SPCA increases reward in New Orleans goat beheading case

    April 21, 2015 10:49 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - The Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has increased the reward in a goat beheading case. A $14,000 reward is now being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those involved, up significantly from the initial offering of $3,000 for info... more »
  • Reward offered for info in NO goat beheading

    March 25, 2015 12:03 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - The Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals offered a reward Wednesday for information about a group of young men who beheaded a goat in New Orleans recently. The state SPCA said they received a cellphone video which showed the group attacking the goat,... more »
  • Google offers reward to users who perform security check-up

    February 11, 2015 3:44 PM

    With cybersecurity consistently making headlines in recent months, Google is taking the chance to offer a reward to its account holders that ensure their personal accounts meet today's increasingly important security standards. Google members have until Feb. 17 to go into their Google account settings to complete a short... more »
  • $7,000 reward offered in black bear death

    December 24, 2014 3:32 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A $7,000 reward is available for information leading to whoever's responsible for the illegal killing of a black bear found in Avoyelles Parish. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries' Operation Game Thief program and its foundation are contributing $2,000 while The Humane Society of the United... more »
  • Reward offered in shooting of pregnant woman

    September 15, 2014 7:57 PM

    PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA- A $40,000 reward is offered for information after a pregnant woman was hit by a stray bullet and she and her unborn child died. Someone fired at a car a block away and the bullet hit 25-year-old Megan Doto in the face on Sunday. She was... more »
  • Heroic dog missing check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    January 30, 2014 9:37 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - A dog that rescued a family from a burning house last August is missing. The 8-month-old pit bull belongs to Jade Mitchell, a girl who has raised thousands of dollars for the animal shelter in Denham Springs. The white dog with black spotting answers to Paris.... more »
  • Prisons work to give kids a Merry Christmas

    December 20, 2013 5:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Inmates at East Baton Rouge Prison earn time with their families for Christmas. Almost 30 inmates celebrated the holiday with their families at the Christmas Toy Give-a-way. Male and female inmates who graduated from programs like Second Chance 2 Recover, Reality Behind Bars, and Communities Committed... more »
  • Reward offered for missing Kentucky bourbon

    December 2, 2013 3:09 PM

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Kentucky authorities are offering a $10,000 reward for information that helps authorities solve the disappearance of hundreds of bottles of pricey bourbon. The 65 cases of 20-year-old Pappy Van Winkle bourbon and nine cases of 13-year-old Van Winkle Family Reserve rye were taken from the Buffalo Trace... more »
  • Ripken family offers $100K reward in kidnapping

    August 1, 2013 10:44 AM

    BALTIMORE - The family of Cal Ripken Jr. is offering a $100,000 reward to help find the person who kidnapped the former Orioles star's mother last year. The Hall of Fame infielder made the announcement Thursday at the Sports Legends Museum next to Oriole Park at Camden Yards, a little... more »
  • $1K reward in shooting, abandoning of dogs in Washington Parish

    July 9, 2013 2:19 PM

    FRANKLINTON- Officials say a $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a recent shooting and abandoning two dogs in Washington Parish. Authorities say someone shot and abandoned two pit bulls near the intersection of Pico Road and Highway 25 in... more »
  • Reward in whooping crane death now at $15k

    June 27, 2013 6:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The reward for information in the April death of a whooping crane has risen to $15,000. State wildlife and fisheries officials said Thursday that several agencies, groups and individuals have joined together to push the reward from $10,000 to $15,000. The whooping crane, fitted with a GPS... more »
  • DOC: Fugitive spotted in New Orleans

    January 10, 2013 4:03 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - State prison officials said a convicted killer who escaped from a St. Gabriel correctional facility New Year's Day has been spotted in New Orleans. Corrections officials said they learned Keana Barnes, 33, got a ride to downtown New Orleans last week. They said she has also... more »
  • Reward increased in search for fugitive

    January 4, 2013 10:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE - State prison officials upped the reward today for information leading to the capture of an escaped fugitive they say should be considered armed and dangerous. The state Department of Public Safety and Corrections offered $2,500 in their search for leads to find Keana Barnes, 33, who... more »
  • Escaped prisoner was serving manslaughter sentence

    January 1, 2013 11:45 AM

    ST. GABRIEL - Authorities said the woman who escaped overnight from a state prison in St. Gabriel was serving a 25-year sentence for manslaughter, and offered a reward for information leading to her capture. St. Gabriel Police Chief Kevin Ambeau said 33-year-old Keana Barnes climbed over a fence at... more »
  • Activists push for information after cats were killed

    December 21, 2012 10:11 PM

    CLINTON- People went door-to-door Friday, talking about the investigation over some cat killings. A number of felines have bee found dead. Some were shot at point blank range, others hanged. The group of activists handed out fliers. They're hoping to get information about who might be killing the... more »
  • Reward posted in La. bear deaths

    December 7, 2012 2:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are posting $13,000 in cash rewards for information about the recent killings of two federally protected Louisiana black bears. A hunter discovered a 225-pound adult female bear shot dead Monday in a privately... more »
  • EBRSO asking for help finding att. murder suspect

    September 14, 2012 4:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish asked for the public's help finding a man accused of trying to kill two people with his vehicle. Casey Hicks with EBRSO said detectives are looking for Jonathan Bell, 25, in suspicion of attempted second-degree murder. She said... more »
  • TPSO seeking info in murder

    October 28, 2011 9:49 AM

    HAMMOND- Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of suspects involved in a murder back in June. Deputies found Robert Kelly, 35, murdered inside his home on Durbin Rd. in Hammond on June 27, 2011. If you have any information... more »
  • Joint fire and homicide investigation: reward for information

    October 28, 2011 9:00 AM

    HAMMOND- Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office is offering an extra $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of suspect(s) involved in a joint house fire and homicide. It happened at 45158 North Baptist Rd. on October 24 around 5 p.m. When TPSO and the Fire Department arrived at... more »
  • Manhunt for suspected rapist, kidnapper continues

    October 24, 2011 10:48 AM

    KENTWOOD - Law enforcement agents headed back out today to continue their search for a suspected kidnapper and rapist in Tangipahoa Parish. Kaunda Magee, 36, has been on the run for 12 days after leading deputies on a chase from Washington Parish into Tangipahoa. He has outstanding warrants for... more »
  • Reward offered in manhunt of suspect in Tangipahoa Parish

    October 21, 2011 2:31 PM

    Authorities in Tangipahoa Parish are asking for your assistance in locating 36 year old Kaunda Magee. A combined reward of up to 10,000 will be awarded for information leading to the arrest of Magee. Magee is accused of rape, kidnapping and shooting at police. Search teams have... more »
  • Reward offered for man after wife beaten, choked

    March 28, 2011 4:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities are offering a reward for information that helps them catch a Baton Rouge man accused of choking his wife, then threatening to kill her. Major Lawrence McLeary with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office said 28-year-old Meco D. Johnson is wanted in suspicion of... more »

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