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  • Tulsa sheriff: Volunteer's training record wasn't falsified

    April 20, 2015 10:25 AM

    TULSA, Okla. - The Tulsa County sheriff says he doesn't believe training records were falsified in connection to a volunteer deputy who fatally shot a man after mistaking his handgun for a stun gun. Sheriff Stanley Glanz said Monday he's known the volunteer, insurance executive Robert Bates, for about 25... more »
  • Judge refuses to reveal witnesses in Bourbon Street shooting

    April 18, 2015 11:57 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - The lawyer for a man arrested in connection with a deadly shooting spree last year on New Orleans' Bourbon Street has lost his latest request to get identities of witnesses. Online court records show a judge on Friday refused to order police to turn over documents that... more »
  • 12 charged or arrested in Southern brawl video Play Video

    April 17, 2015 5:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities said Friday that investigators at Southern University have charged or arrested a dozen people in connection with a viral video which appeared to show a large brawl and gunfire on the Baton Rouge university's campus. Spokesperson Ed Pratt said SUPD have identified 11 students and... more »
  • Police: woman shot after argument in New Orleans restaurant

    April 17, 2015 4:54 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Police in New Orleans say a woman is in critical condition after a shooting at small Chinese restaurant at the edge of the city's Central Business District near the French Quarter. Police Superintendent Michael Harrison says the Friday afternoon shooting is believed to have occurred after an... more »
  • Reserve deputy turns himself in to face manslaughter charge

    April 14, 2015 10:36 AM

    TULSA, OK - An Oklahoma reserve sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of a man who was subdued on the ground has surrendered to authorities. Robert Bates turned himself in Tuesday morning at the Tulsa County Jail. The 73-year-old insurance executive was charged with second-degree manslaughter Monday... more »
  • Oklahoma deputy charged in suspect's shooting death

    April 13, 2015 3:16 PM

    TULSA, OK - Prosecutors have charged a white reserve sheriff's deputy in Oklahoma with manslaughter in the shooting of a black suspect. A second-degree manslaughter charge was filed Monday against 73-year-old Tulsa County reserve deputy Robert Bates. Police have said Bates thought he was holding a stun gun, not his... more »
  • Police search for ex-college student in campus shooting

    April 13, 2015 10:09 AM

    GOLDSBORO, NC - School officials and authorities say a 20-year-old former community college student killed a campus print shop director that he used to work under. Wayne County Sheriff Larry Pierce said Monday that authorities are pursuing the suspect, Kenneth Morgan Stancil III, on an open count of murder. Authorities... more »
  • Man shot by police had much to celebrate in recent months

    April 10, 2015 1:09 PM

    NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - In the weeks before he was killed by a police officer, Walter Lamer Scott had much to celebrate. The South Carolina man turned 50 in February. His temporary job as forklift operator was going so well his boss was determined to hire him permanently. And his... more »
  • Man charged with Blvd De Province shooting

    April 10, 2015 12:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they've arrested a suspect in a shooting near a BREC Park this week. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said investigators charged 20-year-old Qwenton Bureau with negligent injuring and illegal use of a weapon in the April 8 shooting. Police said they found the 21-year-old victim... more »
  • Gunman and guard dead in shooting at federal office near D.C.

    April 9, 2015 8:23 PM

    SUITLAND, Md. - The suspected gunman in a shooting at the U.S. Census Bureau about ten miles outside Washington, D.C. was killed by police shortly after the attack. A guard at the compound was shot, he died at a local hospital. WJLA, the ABC affiliate in the area, reported... more »
  • Three arrested including juvenile in drive-by shooting check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 9, 2015 11:03 AM

    HOLDEN - Deputies said three people are under arrest in connection with a drive-by shooting at a Holden home which injured someone inside, and said one of the shooters was a juvenile. According to the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office 18-year-old Breanna Hendry, 17-year-old Christian Taylor and an unnamed juvenile... more »
  • Police investigating pair of shootings on Blvd De Province

    April 9, 2015 10:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a pair of Wednesday night shootings on the same street, one of which sent one person to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the head. Officers said they arrived on the scene in the 1900 block of Blvd De Province around 10... more »
  • SC officer to be charged with murder after video of shooting surfaces

    April 7, 2015 5:39 PM

    CHARLESTON, S.C. - Officials in Charleston, S.C. announced that a police officer who shot and killed an unarmed man over the weekend will be charged with murder after video of the shooting surfaced. According to ABC News the video showed North Charleston officer Michael Slager shooting 50-year-old Walter 'Lamar'... more »
  • Two accused of attempted murder in home invasion

    April 7, 2015 5:04 PM

    GONZALES - Sheriff's deputies arrested two men in connection with a home invasion in Gonzales this past weekend. Lt. Col. Bobby Webre said Ascension Parish deputies accused 22-year-old Patrick Austin and 23-year-old Edward "Willie" Scott III of home invasion and attempted first-degree murder. Detectives said they were called... more »
  • Suspect killed in Jefferson Parish firefight check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 6, 2015 4:14 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Sheriff's investigators said deputies shot and killed a suspect who opened fire on them after leading authorities on a chase through the west bank of Jefferson Parish. According to WWL-TV , JPSO spokesman John Fortunato said deputies shot and killed 25-year-old Desmond Willis of New Orleans... more »
  • Police: Person seen cleaning up evidence after North St. killing check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 6, 2015 3:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released surveillance video Monday which they said showed someone possibly cleaning up evidence after a deadly shooting two weeks ago outside a Baton Rouge auto parts store. Cpl. Don Coppola said Baton Rouge Police are trying to identify the person seen in the video looking... more »
  • Man wanted for shooting death of 13-year-old

    April 5, 2015 5:32 PM

    SHREVEPORT - Shreveport police are looking for a 19-year-old man accused of firing into a crowd and killing a 13-year-old boy during a gathering at a park. Keandre Broadway was shot in the torso Saturday and died at University Health Medical Center Police said Sunday they have a warrant for... more »
  • Suspect makes disturbing post to social media prior to Slidell officer shooting

    April 5, 2015 11:10 AM

    SLIDELL - Police are still investigating a shootout that happened Friday night in Slidell that injured one officer. Neighbors in the Olde Towne community still see remnants of the exchanged gunfire between shooting suspect 28-year-old Jeremy Lackey and Slidell police. It happened when authorities were called out to... more »
  • Kenya University survivor found hiding in closet

    April 4, 2015 1:16 PM

    GARISSA, Kenya - A student who survived Thursday's attack on a college in Kenya says she was so terrified she hid in a closet for two days. Kenyan security forces found the 19-year-old woman this morning and had to call in one of her teachers to persuade her that they... more »
  • Woman booked in shooting

    April 3, 2015 7:47 PM

    WALKER - Deputies booked a 28-year-old woman into jail Friday night, accused of shooting a man in the leg earlier in the day. Jamie Henson faces attempted second degree murder charges. Investigators said they are not sure why Henson shot the man, though. The shooting happened at a... more »
  • LPSO: Woman in custody after shooting man

    April 3, 2015 1:24 PM

    WALKER - Sheriff's deputies said a Livingston Parish woman is in custody after investigators said she shot a man Friday morning. Deputies said the shooting happened at 26229 Walker South Road around 11 a.m. When they got on scene, deputies said they learned the woman shot the male victim... more »
  • SUPD investigating after shots fired on campus check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 1, 2015 6:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern University Police Department is investigating a video that caused a frenzy on social media. The video shows several groups of people engaging in what looks like separate brawls and one man holding up what appears to be a gun and firing several shots into... more »
  • Home where child shot was hit more than a dozen times

    April 1, 2015 10:47 AM

    DONALDSONVILLE - Sheriff's deputies said they believe someone else was the target in a drive-by shooting overnight which sent a 9-year-old Donaldsonville boy to the hospital. Investigators were out Wednesday morning on St. Patrick Street, checking the sizes of the bullet holes in the side of the family's mobile... more »
  • Arrest made after delivery driver shooting

    April 1, 2015 9:10 AM

    NEW ORLEANS- New Orleans police have arrested a man in the fatal shooting of Domino's pizza delivery driver. In a news release, police say 24-year-old Michael Portis was arrested Wednesday and faces a charge of first-degree murder. Police did not release any information about what led to the arrest of... more »
  • Two arrested, one sought in Gonzales shooting

    March 31, 2015 5:36 PM

    GONZALES - Sheriff's deputies arrested two suspects and are searching for one other in connection with a shooting overnight in an Ascension Parish subdivision. Deputies accused 20-year-old Emery Young Jr. of Gonzales with eight counts of attempted first-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon. Deputies said 18-year-old Deangelo... more »
  • Police: Man, woman found dead after medical office shooting

    March 31, 2015 3:22 PM

    FRESNO, CA - Police in central California say a man and a woman in a romantic relationship are dead after a shooting at a medical office building in downtown Fresno. Fresno police Lt. Joe Gomez confirmed the shooting Tuesday and said no other injuries have been reported. It wasn't immediately... more »
  • FBI identifies man killed after NSA shooting

    March 31, 2015 10:17 AM

    FORT MEADE, MD - The FBI has identified a man fatally shot at a National Security Agency gate after disobeying orders from guards there. Spokeswoman Amy Thoreson says the dead man was 27-year-old Ricky Shawatza Hall. His passenger and an NSA police officer were injured and hospitalized and have not... more »
  • Jurors stumped in shooting case of man mistaken as an alligator

    March 29, 2015 3:23 PM

    THIBODAUX - A 31-year-old man from Cut Off who said he shot a man he mistook for an alligator will get a new trial after a jury could not make a decision in his second-degree murder case. Sources say that after two-and-a-half hours of deliberation, jurors on Saturday were deadlocked... more »
  • Boston officer shot in face in critical condition

    March 28, 2015 1:43 PM

    BOSTON - Boston's police commissioner says a decorated officer remains in critical condition in a medically induced coma after being shot in the face Friday night when gang unit officers stopped a car. Commissioner William Evans said Saturday morning that 34-year-old Officer John Moynihan was struck just below his right... more »
  • Police investigating Old South BR shooting

    March 27, 2015 11:30 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police responded to a report of a shooting in Old South Baton Rouge Friday morning. Witnesses in the area said one person was shot at 1480 Duane Street between Highland and Nicholson. Police confirmed a man was taken from the scene to the hospital with... more »
  • Man allegedly kills friend after rape of relative check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 25, 2015 3:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - People close to a man accused of murdering his friend said they were shocked by the events which Baton Rouge Police called a case of vigilante justice. Yovanni Ramos-Salazar shot and killed Joel Guevara Sunday night after a brief argument, according to the Baton Rouge Police... more »
  • Police: Wisconsin state trooper shot and killed

    March 25, 2015 2:16 AM

    FOND DU LAC, WI - Authorities say a Wisconsin state trooper was shot and killed in an exchange of gunfire with a person who matched the description of a bank robbery suspect. Police said the suspect also was killed. Fond du Lac police said late Tuesday that the incident occurred... more »
  • Two arrested for family shooting

    March 24, 2015 11:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities made two arrests in Lafayette and East Baton Rouge Parish recently in connection with the shooting of a teen and her stepfather earlier this month in Baton Rouge. Police accused Quintin Thomas of shooting and killing 18-year-old Idalis Smith and injuring her 34-year-old stepfather. They... more »
  • BRPD: Shooting victim ran to school for help

    March 24, 2015 8:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said the victim of a shooting in Baton Rouge Tuesday morning ran to a nearby elementary school for help, which prompted a lockdown at the school. Cpl. Don Coppola said then 18-year-old male victim said he was walking to a restaurant to get breakfast when... more »
  • New Orleans police investigate fatal burglary

    March 23, 2015 5:33 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans police are investigating the shooting death of a home owner during a burglary. Officer Hilal Williams said in a news release officers responded to a burglary in progress call Sunday night and found a man dead inside his home. Police have not released the 54-year-old... more »
  • New information in deadly Quida Mae shooting

    March 22, 2015 8:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police believe a deadly shooting overnight Sunday may have been a retalitory act. Cpl. Don Coppola said 31-year-old Yovanni Anibal Ramos-Salazar is wanted in connection with 28-year-old Joel Guevara's death. Police said they found Guevara dead outside his residence at 5852 Quida Mae around 8... more »
  • Machete-wielding man sends airport into chaos check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 20, 2015 8:53 PM

    KENNER - A 63-year-old man, wielding a machete was shot and was last listed as "unresponsive" at a New Orleans-area hospital after a violent altercation at the international airport here. Authorities said Richard White entered the airport Friday night and sprayed a TSA agent near Concourse B. White was... more »
  • Residents worried after two horses gunned down check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 20, 2015 4:36 PM

    BERTRANDVILLE - Horse owners in the small Assumption Parish community of Bertrandville said they're standing guard after someone shot and killed two horses earlier this week. "Right now I feel like all horses are in danger now until they find out who done did that," said Clifford Harris. ... more »
  • 18-year-old found shot in BR home check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 20, 2015 4:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A murderer in Baton Rouge is on the loose after a family was found shot in broad daylight. Police said 18-year-old Idalis Smith was found dead inside her home on North 30th Street around 1 p.m. Cpl. L'Jean McKneelyMcKneely said her stepfather was also suffering from... more »
  • Suspect in Phoenix-area shooting rampage booked into jail

    March 19, 2015 10:20 AM

    MESA, Ariz. - An ex-convict accused of a shooting rampage that left one person dead and five others wounded in suburban Phoenix has been booked into jail. The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office says 41-year-old Ryan Giroux was booked Thursday on suspicion of murder and numerous other crimes, including armed robbery,... more »
  • Two people injured in overnight shooting in Baton Rouge check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 18, 2015 8:20 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police in Baton Rouge are investigating the Capital City's latest shooting. It happened around midnight on Navajo Street, just off Plank Road. News 2 cameras showed several police officers in the area. EMS also responded to the call. Details surrounding exactly what happened are still... more »
  • Suspect arrested in Baker "deliveryman" shooting

    March 17, 2015 6:49 PM

    BAKER - Police arrested a man who detectives said claimed to be delivering a package to a Baker home in order to rob the people living there, and ended up shooting one of them. Police charged 17-year-old Keddrick Augustus with attempted murder and other charges after his arrest Tuesday.... more »
  • Police officers wounded by gunfire

    March 16, 2015 1:59 AM

    LOS ANGELES, CA - Two Los Angeles police officers were wounded by gunfire on Sunday, triggering an intense search for two suspects in South Los Angeles. The officers were wearing plainclothes and driving near a street intersection around 5:45 p.m. Sunday when someone opened fire, Det. Meghan Aguilar said. She... more »
  • Suspect charged in relation to Ferguson officer shooting

    March 15, 2015 3:39 PM

    CLAYTON, Mo. - A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting of two police officers who were keeping watch over a demonstration outside the Ferguson, Missouri, Police Department last week. Authorities arrested 20-year-old Jeffrey Williams and charged him with two counts of first-degree assault, a... more »
  • Sheriff puts out 'Wanted' poster for cow killer

    March 13, 2015 4:02 PM

    NAPOLEONVILLE - Cattle rustlers, be warned. There's a price on your heads. The Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office released a Western-style "Wanted" poster Friday for information about a pair of recent cattle shootings in Napoleonville. The sheriff's office said someone shot and killed a cow along Highway 402 Wednesday... more »
  • Murder charge removed against burglar's wife

    March 13, 2015 12:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - District attorneys removed murder charges filed against the wife of a burglar who authorities said was shot and killed during a break-in last week in East Baton Rouge Parish. DA Hillar Moore said second-degree murder charges against Deneatrice Cage-Wheeler were deleted Friday, which allowed her to... more »
  • Police fatally shoot man found on subway tunnel tracks

    March 13, 2015 2:03 AM

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Transit police in Washington, D.C. fatally shot a man after responding to a call about an "unauthorized person" on the tracks in a subway tunnel. Metro Transit Police spokesman Mike Tolbert said the shooting happened at the Potomac Avenue station Thursday night. Tolbert said he had no... more »
  • Police say shooter claimed to be delivery man

    March 12, 2015 3:07 PM

    BAKER - Police said a Baker man was shot in his home Thursday morning after someone knocked on his door and claimed to be a delivery driver. Chief Mike Knaps with Baker Police said the shooting happened around 9:30 a.m. on Harding Street. One person was shot, but Knaps... more »
  • Funeral services set for murdered U.S. Marshal

    March 12, 2015 2:18 PM

    WADE, Miss. - A murdered Deputy U.S. Marshal from Mississippi, killed in the line of duty in Baton Rouge earlier this week, will be buried next week. Funeral services for Josie Wells were announced Thursday. According to his obituary, Wells is survived by his wife, mother and father. ... more »
  • Ferugson Police look for shooter after two officers wounded

    March 12, 2015 12:21 PM

    FERGUSON, Mo. - Police have converged on a home in Ferguson, Missouri, and taken people in for questioning following the shootings of two police officers. The two officers were shot during a protest outside Ferguson police headquarters early this morning. Both were released from the hospital today. St. Louis County... more »
  • Two officers shot in Ferguson

    March 12, 2015 2:00 AM

    FERGUSON, MO - St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar says two officers were shot around midnight at a Ferguson, Missouri, protest. He said a 32-year-old officer from Webster Groves was shot in the face and a 41-year-old officer from St. Louis County was shot in the shoulder. He says... more »
  • Fefee brothers released from hospital, booked into jail

    March 12, 2015 12:12 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A pair of brothers were released from the hospital and booked into jail following a violent police pursuit that ended with them being shot by police last week. Baton Rouge Police said Thomas Fefee, 24, was booked into jail on five counts of attempted first degree... more »
  • Sheriff says gun from lounge shooting used to kill marshal

    March 11, 2015 1:27 PM

    NEW ROADS - Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff Bud Torres told News 2 that the same gun used to kill a brother and sister outside a New Roads lounge last month was used to kill a U. S. Marshal this week. Torres said they tested a .45 caliber handgun used... more »
  • Man accused of shooting, killing US Marshal dies

    March 11, 2015 7:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities tell News 2 the man accused of shooting and killing a U.S. Marshal serving a warrant at an East Baton Rouge motel Tuesday has died. Jamie Croom, 31, was shot five times and rushed to the hospital after investigators say he shot Deputy Marshal Josie... more »
  • Livingston deputy shot while searching for drugs, suspect arrested

    March 10, 2015 11:49 PM

    WALKER - A Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputy's bullet proof vest saved his life when a man shot at him Tuesday evening. The sheriff's office said the deputy was in the process of conducting a search warrant related to drugs at the intersection of Johnson Lane and Sycamore Street when... more »
  • Slain marshal was expecting child with wife check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 10, 2015 11:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - As the FBI assumes the role as lead investigative body in the case involving a murdered U.S. Marshal, family and friends of the four-year veteran who was killed Tuesday, described him as the definition of a public servant. Deputy U.S. Marshal Josie Wells was killed while... more »
  • Murder suspect surrendered in Ascension Parish

    March 10, 2015 3:50 PM

    DONALDSONVILLE - Hours after releasing his name, a suspected murderer turned himself over to sheriff's deputies Tuesday. Shawn Broom, 26, is accused of killing 21-year-old Michael Stewart. Investigators said Stewart was shot on the front porch of his house on St. Vincent Street around 2:30 p.m. Stewart was rushed... more »
  • Federal charges filed against Croom in USMS shootout check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 10, 2015 11:35 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The U. S. Attorneys Office filed federal charges Tuesday evening against the man accused of shooting and killing a U. S. Marshal serving a warrant at an East Baton Rouge motel. U. S. Attorney Walt Green named 31-year-old Jamie Croom in a criminal murder complaint for... more »
  • Double shooting leaves woman dead, another injured

    March 10, 2015 7:00 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - One woman is dead and another hospitalized after following a double shooting early Tuesday morning. It happened in the 5100 block of South Robertson Street. No word on any arrests or suspects in this case. The investigation is ongoing. This shooting comes just a... more »

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