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  • 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 »
  • Reward offered for Livingston Parish copper theft info

    December 23, 2010 9:52 PM

    LIVINGSTON PARISH- DEMCO is offering a $5,000 reward to anyone with information about a copper theft at one of its sub-stations that left almost 4,000 people without power for most of Thursday. The power company discovered copper cut from its Watson sub-station on Highway 1019 when looking into the... more »
  • DEMCO outage caused by copper theft

    December 23, 2010 11:30 AM

    WATSON - Officials with Dixie Electric say a recent outage that affected many homes in the Watson area was caused by someone stealing copper. DEMCO spokesperson David Latona said the company's substation in that area was broken into, and around $1 million in damage caused when copper grounding wire... more »
  • Two wanted for access device fraud, theft

    October 18, 2010 2:22 PM

    Police are looking for two people in connection with using a lost and stolen debit/credit card on Aug. 11. Authorities said a man and woman allegedly used the card in the Baton Rouge and Gonzales areas and made around 15 purchases totaling almost $2,000. Detectives also got a hold of... more »
  • Reward offered in Ascension Parish cat killing

    October 5, 2010 11:25 AM

    The lack of progress in a cat killing investigation in Ascension Parish has led the Humane Society of Louisiana to offer a reward for information. The group is offering a $2,500 reward funded by them and an anonymous donor for information that leads to a conviction in the case, which... more »
  • EPA still looking for culprits in Hammond oil dump

    August 27, 2010 10:58 AM

    Authorities are asking for the public’s help finding the people who dumped several hundred gallons of used oil in Amite back in July. On June 7 Hammond Police were notified of an oil spill at 1800 Palmetto Street. Officers found a significant amount of oil had been dumped into... more »
  • `Bayou Bandit' robs banks in 5 states

    August 21, 2010 9:48 AM

    The FBI says a $25,000 reward is being offered for information about a serial bank robber dubbed the "Bayou Bandit," who officials say may have hit 11 banks in five states, including three in Oklahoma. Agents said Friday the robber is described as a white male who is 40 to... more »
  • Family offers $10,000 to find woman's killer

    July 3, 2010 11:24 AM

    The family of a New Iberia woman strangled two years ago is offering a $10,000 reward for tips leading to the conviction of her killer. Buddy Blanchard, of Bakersfield, Calif., says someone has to know something about who killed his sister, Judy Blanchard Landry. Another brother, Whitney Blanchard, of Huntsville,... more »
  • Reward offered in delivery driver's death

    April 22, 2010 8:47 AM

    Pizza Hut is offering a $10,000 reward to anyone who gives police information that leads to the arrest and indictment of those responsible for the March 29 stabbing death of a delivery driver. Timothy Falgout's body was found in the driveway of a Youngsville home. A woman at the home... more »
  • Art Heist invesitgation still active

    March 15, 2010 8:27 PM

    Despite a $5 million no questions asked reward, a 20-year-old art heist in Boston is still unsolved. Its the largest theft of its kind in history because the paintings are valued at half-a-billion dollars. Leaders of the Isabela Stewart Gardner museum say they're renewing efforts to recover the works. They... more »
  • Missing woman's family hangs on to hope

    March 14, 2010 3:42 PM

    Dozens of family members held a prayer vigil in Baton Rouge for a woman who vanished nearly three weeks ago. Family members say 25-year-old Tameka "Kisha" Anderson was last seen at a bank off Wooddale Blvd. She withdrew $1,000 dollars in cash to purchase a car she was supposed... more »
  • Reward offered in postal worker robbery

    March 10, 2010 7:12 AM

    The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information leading to the arrests and convictions of two men who robbed a postal worker Monday in Lafayette. Police say one of two robbers stabbed the 24-year-old letter carrier in the abdomen during the robbery. The... more »
  • $500 reward for information about abandoned baby

    March 3, 2010 10:03 AM

    There's a $500 reward for information about whoever left a newborn boy behind a Fort Polk fire station on Dec. 6. The baby, now in foster care, was two to 14 days old when he was found. He was wrapped in a polyester quilt blanket with a design of brown... more »
  • No reward for victim in serial killer case

    February 5, 2010 10:32 AM

    A Louisiana appeals court says a convicted serial killer's only known survivor cannot get Crime Stoppers reward money for the description that helped identify him, because she did not go directly to the group. The Third Circuit Court of Appeal affirmed a lower court ruling Wednesday in a lawsuit filed... more »
  • Assumption Parish deputies looking for armed robbers

    February 3, 2010 7:37 AM

    Assumption Parish deputies are looking for two masked gunmen who robbed a Family Dollar Store on Highway 1 in Paincourtville. Deputies say the two masked gunmen entered the store, robbed the employees at gunpoint, and then fled with an unknown amount of money. A $1,000 reward is being offered to... more »
  • Bald eagle shot, killed in Vernon Parish

    January 27, 2010 7:18 AM

    State wildlife officials are seeking information about the shooting of a bald eagle at Vernon Lake near Anacoco. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says a resident found the dead eagle on Jan. 13. The eagle had been shot with a small caliber gun. Officials are offering up to... more »
  • Reward boosted for information about possible serial killer

    October 28, 2009 12:46 PM

    Authorities boosted the reward from $35,000 to $85,000 for information about who killed eight women in rural Jefferson Davis Parish since 2005. The reward is being offered by the FBI, sheriff's office, and the parish district attorney's office. Investigators think the women may have been murdered by the same person.... more »
  • Elementary school closed due to escaped Angola inmate

    September 14, 2009 5:23 AM

    Update: 05:16:00 Tunica Hills Elementary School will be closed today as West Feliciana Deputies continue their search for an escaped Angola Prison inmate Henry Smith. Students will be bussed to other area schools. Deputies are now offering a cash reward for information leading to Smith's arrest. Smith is a... more »

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