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  • 4th man in custody in Minneapolis shootings

    November 25, 2015 5:32 PM

    MINNEAPOLIS - Law enforcement officials say Minneapolis police have a fourth person in custody in the shootings of five Black Lives Matter protesters but that a decision on whether to file charges won't come before Monday. Police said Wednesday they had taken a 27-year-old man into custody, but released no... more »
  • Ponchatoula woman arrested after shooting boyfriend with assault rifle

    November 25, 2015 1:11 PM

    PONCHATOULA - Sheriff’s deputies in Tangipahoa Parish reported the arrest of a Ponchatoula woman accused of shooting her boyfriend in the stomach with an assault rifle late Tuesday afternoon. 32-year-old Winter Flowers was booked into the parish prison on one count of second degree aggravated battery. While deputies were... more »
  • Teen accused of accidentally shooting woman

    November 24, 2015 7:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a 16-year-old overnight after investigators said he accidentally shot a woman, causing life-threatening injuries. Cpl. Don Coppola with BRPD said the shooting happened while the 19-year-old victim and the 16-year-old were in a car in the 5000 block of Florida Street. Investigators said the... more »
  • Sheriff's office identifies man killed in shooting

    November 24, 2015 12:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's investigators in East Baton Rouge Parish identified a man Tuesday who died after he was shot in the parish yesterday. An EBRSO spokesperson said 25-year-old Michael Smith died as a result of his injuries Monday evening. Deputies said Smith was shot in the 300... more »
  • College Drive shooting ruled self-defense

    November 24, 2015 11:42 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a man who shot his roommate during an argument in Baton Rouge did so in self-defense Monday night. Investigators said the shooting happened at the Fairway View apartment complex on College Drive around 5:30 p.m. Monday. BRPD said one man was shot, but... more »
  • Chicago officer charged in killing of black teen

    November 24, 2015 11:28 AM

    CHICAGO - A white Chicago police officer has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting a black teenager. Charges announced Tuesday come as the city prepares to release a squad-car video of Officer Jason Van Dyke shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times on Oct. 20, 2014. The... more »
  • 11 New Orleans park shooting victims were under age 21

    November 23, 2015 4:14 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Officials in New Orleans are calling on people in the community to come forward with information on a mass shooting that ended with 17 people wounded. Mayor Mitch Landrieu, speaking to a press conference Monday, said given the number of people who were at the park... more »
  • UPDATE: EBRSO says victim of shooting has died

    November 23, 2015 3:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office deputies briefly closed down Springfield Road in Baton Rouge Monday afternoon following a shooting. The victim, a male, was taken to the hospital, but later died. EBRSO said the shooting happened in the 300 block of Springfield Road at around... more »
  • Police arrest man accused of shooting Tulane medical student

    November 23, 2015 1:45 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans police say they've arrested a man accused of shooting a medical student who stopped an apparent kidnapping. Police spokesman Tyler Gamble says in a brief news release that police and federal marshals arrested 21-year-old Euric Cain of New Orleans at a house late Monday... more »
  • November 23, 2015 Morning News Pop Play Video

    November 23, 2015 6:54 AM

    Here are today's top stories: 2015 Election Results NOPD: 16 injured after gunmen open fire at music video filming LSU drops 3rd straight football game Chilly but clear to mild but moody Updates all day, every day: FACEBOOK | TWITTER more »
  • Judge to decide if cop in jail should be released on bond

    November 20, 2015 4:07 PM

    MARKSVILLE - Lawyers for Norris Greenhouse, Jr., one of two part time city marshals in Avyolles Parish charged with the murder of a six-year-old, have filed a motion for Greenhouse to be immediately released from jail. Greenhouse and Derrick Stafford, the other officer involved in the death investigation, are... more »
  • November 20, 2015 Morning News Pop Play Video

    November 20, 2015 7:04 AM

    Here are today's top stories: 1 person taken to the hospital in shooting on Monet Drive Long list of projects could mean a new bridge in 30 years Many key positions up for grabs in Saturday's election Frosty cold front to cross Louisiana Updates all... more »
  • Lafayette theater reopens after mass shooting Play Video

    November 19, 2015 11:31 PM

    LAFAYETTE - A small crowd gathered to pay their respects to those who died or were injured in a theater shooting here as the theater reopened Thursday night. "I'm happy to see the doors of this theater reopen. It proves that we didn't just surrender to these types of... more »
  • BRPD respond to Monday morning shooting

    November 16, 2015 12:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a 19-year-old man is in critical condition after they were found shot Monday morning in Baton Rouge. A Baton Rouge Police spokesperson said the shooting happened in the 2000 block of Gracie. Investigators said they found one victim who who shot multiple times. ... more »
  • After dog's death, an effort to ban guns to put pets down

    November 15, 2015 11:52 AM

    CONCORD, N.H. - Animal rights activists in New Hampshire are pushing to ban the practice of shooting a pet that is sick, injured or dangerous after a dog was found shot to death. Bruno was an 18-month-old mixed breed who was shot four times in September. His owner says the... more »
  • Witnesses: Accused shooter shot victim dead when asked to stop selling drugs Play Video

    November 14, 2015 3:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A weekend arrest of a man accused of murder does not help ease the pain following the shooting death of Charles Barney. Barney was murdered Friday night in Gardere, trying to stop people from selling drugs. Witnesses said there was an argument and Ronald Joseph, 29,... more »
  • Woman killed in driveby shooting on Geronimo St.

    November 14, 2015 1:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police are investigating a deadly shooting after a woman was shot multiple times in chest. Baton Rouge Police said Keisha Parker, 30, died at the hospital after she was shot outside of a home in the 3800 block of Geronimo St. by an unknown... more »
  • Devastation in France: What We Know About The Paris Attacks

    November 14, 2015 11:32 AM

    PARIS -A wave of devastating attacks on civilians across Paris Friday night has left at least 127 dead and many more injured, including Americans. As France initiates a state of emergency and begins several days of mourning, here is a break down of what we know so far: ... more »
  • Deputies investigate murder after finding man dead outside apartment Play Video

    November 13, 2015 9:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies are investigating a murder after a man was found dead outside of an apartment complex in the Gardere area. Deputies responded to reports of shots fired on Starboard Drive near Stern Avenue. When deputies arrived, they found a man dead. A spokesperson for... more »
  • "It's a horror," French president says of attacks in Paris

    November 13, 2015 4:36 PM

    PARIS - As the sun rose in France Saturday morning, the death toll was around 158 people in shootings and explosions around Paris. The attacks Friday - around 10 p.m. in France - were the deadliest violence there in decades. There were six attacks that involved either shootings or... more »
  • Vigil held for boy shot, killed in Marksville Play Video

    November 12, 2015 11:25 PM

    MARKSVILLE - A few dozen people gathered for a memorial service Thursday to remember Jeremy Mardis. Mardis, 6, was killed in gunfire State Police have said was fired by two part time marshals in Avoyelles Parish. The child's father, Chris Few, was also shot and survived. Few was released... more »
  • Report: Father of murdered boy released from hospital

    November 12, 2015 5:37 PM

    ALEXANDRIA - The survivor of a police shooting was released from the hospital a week and a day after being admitted. Chris Few was sent home and is with family, KALB TV reported. Few was shot and his son, Jeremy Mardis, was killed. Mardis, 6, was in the front... more »
  • Officer fired after fatally shooting man waiting by his SUV

    November 12, 2015 4:01 PM

    WEST PALM BEACH - Palm Beach Gardens officials say they've fired a police officer who fatally shot an armed man who was waiting next to his disabled SUV last month. City spokeswoman Candice Temple said in a press release Thursday that the police department has terminated the employment of Officer... more »
  • Bar workers: Investigators collected video showing couple before shooting Play Video

    November 11, 2015 11:09 PM

    MARKSVILLE - Bar tenders and a manager said State Police took surveillance video from their bar as troopers continue to piece together what happened to cause two part time city marshals to open fire on a vehicle, killing a child and injuring his father. Jeremy Mardis, 6, was killed... more »
  • 1 died, police search for suspect in Shreveport shooting

    November 11, 2015 11:00 AM

    SHREVEPORT - Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting that left one man dead at a Shreveport motel. Cpl. Breck Scott said in a news release that officers were called to the Moonrider Inn near the Shreveport Regional Airport early Wednesday morning for a report of shots fired.... more »
  • Second arrest made in N. 31st St. murder

    November 11, 2015 9:34 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Authorities said they arrested a second man wanted in connection with the shooting death of a man on North 31st Street late last month. 28-year-old Marcus Gillard was wanted for second degree murder. Baton Rouge Police detectives linked Gillard and two other suspects, 19-year-old Dyshun Winns and 23-year-old... more »
  • Grand jury indicts 106 in Waco biker shooting

    November 11, 2015 6:49 AM

    WACO, TX.- A grand jury has returned indictments for engaging in organized criminal activity against 106 of the 177 bikers arrested following the deadly shootout outside a Waco, Texas, restaurant in May. McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna said at a news conference Tuesday evening that the panel acted on... more »
  • FBI in contact with police in boy's shooting Play Video

    November 10, 2015 1:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An FBI spokesman says federal authorities are in "constant communication" with state investigators about last week's fatal shooting of a 6-year-old boy by law enforcement officers in a central Louisiana city. The officers, 32-year-old Derrick Stafford and 23-year-old Norris Greenhouse Jr., have been booked on state... more »
  • BRPD: Man found murdered inside home

    November 9, 2015 4:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they're investigating a homicide in Baton Rouge after the victim was found inside his home Monday morning. Baton Rouge Police said 42-year-old Jeffrey Fleming was found shot to death inside his residence at 5976 Victory Drive around 10 a.m. Police did not have... more »
  • Lawyer: Father had hands up as police killed son

    November 9, 2015 12:48 PM

    MARKSVILLE - A lawyer says body camera video shows the father of a 6-year-old autistic boy who was shot to death in his car had his hands in the air and did not pose a threat before police opened fire last week. Mark Jeansonne is the attorney for Chris... more »
  • Lafayette's Grand Theatre scheduled to reopen following shooting

    November 9, 2015 12:45 PM

    LAFAYETTE - The Grand Theatre 16 in Lafayette where John Houser opened fire , killing two and injuring nine, is set to reopen on November 19. The theatre closed on July 23 after Jillian Johnson and Maycie Breaux were killed. Lafayette Parish-President Joey Durel purchased the first ticket,... more »
  • Early morning shooting leaves 1 dead in LaPlace

    November 9, 2015 10:50 AM

    LAPLACE - Sheriff’s deputies in St. John the Baptist Parish are investigating a shooting that left one man dead early this morning in LaPlace. Deputies say the shooting happened at a residence in the 400 block of Orange Loop in LaPlace at around 4:32 a.m. Responding deputies found a... more »
  • 2 dead in two separate New Orleans shootings

    November 7, 2015 1:15 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Police in New Orleans are investigating two separate fatal shootings. The first happened around 2 a.m. Saturday. Police said they were called to a usually unoccupied residence where construction work was under way. They found a man there, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He died at the... more »
  • Arrest made in connection with N. 31st St. shooting

    November 6, 2015 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they arrested a man wanted in connection with the shooting and killing of a man on North 31st Street late last month. 19-year-old Dyshun Winns was wanted for second degree murder. Winns and two other suspects, 23-year-old Alexander Brock and 28-year-old Marcus Gillard,... more »
  • Chief names officers involved in shooting which killed child

    November 6, 2015 5:27 PM

    MARKSVILLE - The police chief in Marksville released the names Friday of the four city marshals involved in a shooting this week which put one man in the hospital and killed his six-year-old boy. Marksville Police Chief Elster Smith Jr. said Lt. Jason Brouillette, Sgt., Kenneth Parnell, and Lt.... more »
  • Funeral arrangements set for boy killed in Marksville City Marshal shooting

    November 6, 2015 2:34 PM

    MARKSVILLE - Funeral arrangements have been set for Jeremy Mardis, the six-year-old boy who died Tuesday night when Marksville City Marshals shot at his father’s vehicle at the end of a pursuit. Visitation will be held at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg, Miss., on Sunday from 5 to 8... more »
  • Police identify 3 suspects in Baton Rouge murder

    November 6, 2015 9:07 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police in Baton Rouge are asking for the public's help to find three men accused in the shooting death of another man last month near a BREC park. Arrest warrants have been issued for Alexander Brock, 23, Marcus Gillard, 28, and 19-year-old Dyshun Winns. The... more »
  • LSP says no gun found after pursuit, shooting which killed child Play Video

    November 5, 2015 3:19 PM

    MARKSVILLE - State Police said Thursday that investigators found no guns inside the vehicle driven by Chris Few which city marshals fired at after a pursuit in Marksville Tuesday night, a shooting which police said killed Few's 6-year-old son and put him in the hospital. State Police Col. Mike... more »
  • Accused shooter arrested in pizza driver attack

    November 5, 2015 2:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested the 17-year-old suspected of shooting a pizza delivery driver in Baton Rouge early last month. Baton Rouge Police accused Mark Shorter of armed robbery and attempted first-degree murder after his arrest Wednesday. Detectives said Shorter and three other people, 17-year-old Kendell Allen, 17-year-old... more »
  • Officials: 4 dead in shooting in central Maine

    November 5, 2015 6:15 AM

    OAKLAND, Maine- Authorities say four people are dead, including the gunman who opened fire at a home in central Maine. Department of Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland says the shooting erupted Wednesday night in Oakland. He says two women and man were shot to death inside the home, where they... more »
  • City leaders concerned department at center of deadly shooting has gone rogue Play Video

    November 4, 2015 10:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Attorney General's Office is mulling an opinion on what powers a rural marshal should have after complaints from a city council in Central Louisiana. The concerns come from Marksville city leaders and are centered on the department that was involved in a deadly officer-involved shooting... more »
  • BRPD identify man shot, killed on N. 46th Street

    November 4, 2015 12:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police confirmed that a 52-year-old man was shot and killed inside his Baton Rouge home early Wednesday morning. Baton Rouge Police said Ronnie Anderson was found shot and lying on the floor of his residence in the 1700 block of North 46th Street just after 1... more »
  • Officials: Boy killed after city marshals shoot at vehicle Play Video

    November 4, 2015 11:22 AM

    MARKSVILLE - Authorities say a 6-year-old boy is dead and his father is in critical condition after marshals for a city in central Louisiana shot at a vehicle they were fleeing in. Officials say the two were shot about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday in the city of Marksville. Avoyelles... more »
  • 1 dead, 1 hurt in Winston-Salem State University shooting

    November 1, 2015 12:35 PM

    WINSTON-SALEM - School officials say a shooting at Winston-Salem State University has left one student dead and another wounded. The university says a suspected gunman is on the loose and visitors to the campus on Sunday are urged to stay away. University spokesman Aaron Singleton says the slaying victim was... more »
  • 4 dead, including suspected gunman, in Colorado Springs

    October 31, 2015 5:44 PM

    COLORADO SPRINGS - Four people are dead, including a suspected gunman, following a shooting spree in downtown Colorado Springs. Lt. Catherine Buckley says officers were responding to a report of shots being fired Saturday morning when they spotted a suspect matching the description of the person they were trying to... more »
  • Family: Dead 23-year-old innocent victim of gunfight at park Play Video

    October 29, 2015 5:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said Darius Johnson, 23, was shot and killed Thursday. Officers released the details of the shooting after Johnson was found in the backyard of his house around 4 p.m. Thursday. Johnson died on the scene, a police spokesperson said in a news release. In... more »
  • Albuquerque mayor: City mourning officer's death

    October 29, 2015 11:35 AM

    ALBUQUERQUE - Albuquerque's mayor says he and other residents of the New Mexico city are mourning the death of Officer Daniel Webster. The Albuquerque Police Department says Webster died early Thursday morning after being hospitalized after being shot during an Oct. 21 traffic stop. Mayor Richard Berry said Webster served... more »
  • Suspect wanted in Osceola Street murder

    October 27, 2015 1:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An arrest warrant has been issued for a man in connection with a shooting that took the life of a 24-year-old woman earlier this month. 18-year-old Tyler Pointer is wanted for second degree murder by BRPD in connection with the shooting death of Monquel Yates, who... more »
  • 12-year-old accused of shooting, killing man

    October 24, 2015 5:25 PM

    ALEXANDRIA - Police arrested a 12-year-old after they say the juvenile shot and killed someone with an air pellet gun. The shooting happened Friday night in Alexandria.The victim, 29-year-old Courtney Honore, 29, was shot once and died at the hospital. Details surrounding the shooting, as well as the accused shooter's... more »
  • Authorities: 1 killed, 2 wounded in Tennessee State shooting

    October 23, 2015 5:02 AM

    NASHVILLE, TN.- Authorities say one person was killed and two others hospitalized in a shooting at Tennessee State University in Nashville. According to the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department's verified Twitter account, the fatal shooting Thursday night was apparently prompted by a dispute over a dice game in an outdoor courtyard.... more »
  • Attempted murder suspect arrested of N. I-110 chase

    October 22, 2015 2:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they arrested a man accused of an early September shooting on Adams Avenue after a vehicle pursuit that started on North I-110 Wednesday. 26-year-old John Sterling was booked on charges attempted first-degree murder, illegal use of a weapon, aggravated flight and resisting an officer.... more »
  • New arrest made in pizza delivery shooting

    October 16, 2015 1:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a second suspect this week accused in a robbery and shooting involving a pizza delivery driver. Baton Rouge Police booked 17-year-old Kendell Allen into the parish jail overnight on charges of attempted second-degree murder and armed robbery. The shooting and robbery happened on... more »
  • 'Armed, dangerous' suspects named in pizza robbery

    October 15, 2015 2:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released the names of two people wanted in connection with the armed robbery and shooting of a pizza delivery driver recently in Baton Rouge. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said 17-year-old Charlie Ivery and 17-year-old Kendell Allen are wanted for attempted first degree murder and armed robbery.... more »
  • Man hospitalized following Wednesday night N. 23rd Street shooting

    October 15, 2015 11:22 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives are investigating a shooting that happened in the 1700 block of North 23rd Street that sent a man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Wednesday night. BRPD report officers located a 22-year-old man in the roadway at around 9:10 p.m., suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.... more »
  • Police investigate Wednesday night shooting

    October 14, 2015 10:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a shooting after a person was found with a gunshot Wednesday night. Baton Rouge Police responded to Birth Street, just off Plank around 9:10 Wednesday. One person was shot there, a police spokesperson said. Investigators could not release where the person had... more »
  • Police: Teens playing with gun when one killed Play Video

    October 13, 2015 4:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a 17-year-old in Baton Rouge in connection with the shooting death of a 15-year-old boy Tuesday morning. Cpl. Don Coppola said Kevin Aguillard faces charges of negligent homicide for the death of Brian Banks. Coppola said police were called out to an apartment... more »
  • Teen killed in early morning apartment shooting

    October 13, 2015 8:52 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Baton Rouge police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened early Tuesday morning. Brian Banks, 15, died from sustained gunshot wounds, according to the East Baton Rouge Coroner's Office. An autopsy is scheduled for later today. It happened at an apartment complex off of Hooper Road near... more »
  • Victim identified in Ave. H shooting

    October 12, 2015 10:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a 24-year-old Baton Rouge man died in a shooting on Avenue H overnight. Cpl. Don Coppola said Gerald Penny was found around 2 a.m. near the corner of Ave. H and Woodcock Street with multiple gunshot wounds. Penny was taken to an... more »
  • Officer involved shooting in Lake Charles

    October 11, 2015 1:01 PM

    LAKE CHARLES, La. - Police in Louisiana say officers answering a domestic disturbance call shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at them and refused to drop it. Lake Charles Deputy Chief Mark Kraus says 44-year-old Kevin Lau, an Asian-American, died at a hospital. Kraus says Chief Donald... more »
  • Suspect identified, wanted in Saturday night shooting

    October 10, 2015 11:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are looking for 26-year-old Jaime Rivera in a fatal shooting investigation The shooting happened in the 1200 block of Cristy Drive shortly before 8:00 pm. Eduardo Olivas, 33, died on scene from sustained gunshot wounds. The second victim, 36, was transported to a local... more »
  • BRPD investigating Winbourne Ave shooting

    October 10, 2015 11:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - One man is suffering from life threatening injuries after a shooting Saturday morning. Baton Rouge Police Detectives began investigating a shooting that took place on the 2400 block of Winbourne Ave. around 1 a.m. Police found an 18-year-old man suffering from multiple gun shot... more »
  • Teen arrested in pizza delivery shooting

    October 9, 2015 1:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a 15-year-old boy has been arrested for their involvement in the robbery and shooting of a pizza delivery driver earlier this month. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said tips called in by concerned citizens led to the teen's arrest. BRPD said on Oct. 1 the... more »
  • 1 dead, 3 wounded in university shooting in Ariz.

    October 9, 2015 7:26 AM

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.- Officials say one person is dead and three others are wounded following an early morning shooting at Northern Arizona University. Police say the shooting began as a fight between two groups. University police chief JT Fowler identified the suspect as 18-year-old Steven Jones. He is believed to be... more »
  • BRPD investigating Thomas Delpit Drive shooting

    October 6, 2015 11:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives are investigating a shooting that happened in the 1700 block of Thomas Delpit Drive early Tuesday morning. Police said they found a 27-year-old man in the parking lot of the Southside Motel suffering from multiple gunshot wounds at around 4:30 a.m. The victim was... more »

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