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  • Drugs, gun, counterfeit money seized in Livingston Parish

    September 25, 2015 11:36 AM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Sheriff's deputies said they seized several narcotics along with a weapon during a drug bust in Denham Springs this week. Sheriff Jason Ard said deputies with the Narcotics Division and Special Response Team arrested three people during the search. Joseph Blaine Coon, Lacie Foley and Lorene... more »
  • Man with shotgun robs teens in Uptown New Orleans park

    September 16, 2015 4:46 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Three male teenagers - a pair of 18-year-olds and a 19-year-old - were robbed at gunpoint at a park just around the corner from the 2nd District New Orleans Police Station Tuesday night. WWL-TV reports that at around 9:22 p.m., the teens were in the park... more »
  • Neighborhood terror killed

    July 29, 2015 8:59 PM

    JONESBURG, MO - A 15-foot long Burmese python that roamed a neighborhood and scared residents was killed by one of them. A man shot the 160-pound snake in a rural area of Warren County, about 50 miles west of St. Louis. Neighbors say the snake was responsible for killing... more »
  • LPSO: Holden man arrested after firing shotgun during dispute

    July 28, 2015 6:25 PM

    HOLDEN - Sheriff's deputies in Livingston Parish announced a man accused of injuring a person with a shotgun during a domestic disturbance turned himself into authorities Monday night. Investigators say 54-year-old Melvin Graham fired a 20-gauge shotgun onto the asphalt roadway in front of his Holden residence Monday night,... more »
  • Ten people hit by shotgun birdshot

    June 21, 2015 6:05 PM

    PHILADELPHIA - Police say 10 people were injured at a Philadelphia cookout when they were hit by birdshot from a shotgun, and two men are being sought. Witnesses told police that the suspects fired down a block in West Philadelphia's Belmont neighborhood with a shotgun at least once shortly before... more »
  • Minimum 17-year sentence sought in porch shooting

    August 28, 2014 11:26 AM

    DETROIT - Prosecutors and the lawyer for a Detroit-area man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch are giving very different sentencing recommendations to a judge. Theodore Wafer of Dearborn Heights returns to court next Wednesday, about a month after he was convicted of second-degree murder in the shooting... more »
  • Detroit-area porch shooting case goes to jury

    August 6, 2014 10:36 AM

    DETROIT - A jury has gone home without a verdict after deliberating for about three hours in the trial of a Detroit-area man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch last fall. The jury heard closing arguments earlier Wednesday. Theodore Wafer is charged with second-degree murder in the fatal... more »
  • Deputies arrest felon after carjacking chase

    May 27, 2014 10:35 AM

    FRANKLIN - Sheriff's deputies in St. Mary Parish said they arrested a convicted felon who attempted to escape arrest with a shotgun and a carjacked vehicle early Monday morning. Deputies said they stopped 29-year-old old Irving Phillips Jr. because his brake and license plate lights were not working, but... more »
  • Woman accused of shooting husband while driving

    May 6, 2014 11:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested a woman after investigators said she shot her husband while they were driving. Police said Euphoria Beauchamp, 50, is accused of shooting her husband Noel Beauchamp, 55, Saturday morning as he was driving his pickup on Airline Highway. Detectives said Euphoria told them... more »
  • Police name suspect in shotgun attack

    June 21, 2013 4:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives identified the man they believe attacked another person with a shotgun overnight in Baton Rouge, calling him armed and dangerous. Lt. Don Kelly said they had a warrant for the arrest of Steaphon Harris, 28, for attempted second degree murder and being a felon in... more »
  • Police looking for shotgun-toting attacker

    June 21, 2013 10:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police in Baton Rouge said they're looking for a man armed with a shotgun who was involved in a shooting overnight. Lt. Don Kelly said one person was injured in the shooting, which happened around 1:50 a.m. In the 1800 block of North Marque Ann. ... more »
  • Biden says a shotgun will scare off intruders

    February 19, 2013 3:43 PM

    WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden says Americans don't need semi-automatic weapons to protect their homes because a couple of blasts from a shotgun will scare off intruders. The vice president encouraged those worried about defending themselves to buy a shotgun. He was speaking Tuesday in an online video as... more »
  • Students help find sawed-off shotgun check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    February 4, 2013 5:22 PM

    PORT ALLEN- A 16-year old student is still in jail after school administrators say he brought a sawed-off shotgun to school Friday. The administration was tipped off by two students who saw the boy with the weapon and the school was put on lock down until it was secured.... more »
  • 1 student shot at high school in Taft, Calif.

    January 10, 2013 12:57 PM

    TAFT, Calif. - One student has been shot at a high school in Taft, Calif., a community in the southern San Joaquin Valley. Authorities say the 16-year-old student is in critical but stable condition. Sheriff Donny Youngblood says the shooter is a student who walked into a class at... more »
  • LDWF arrests felons for hunting violations

    January 8, 2013 3:06 PM

    HOLDEN - Wildlife agents said two Livingston Parish men arrested while hunting on New Year's Day were felons who should not have had guns. Agents arrested Bobby Sykes, 38, and Barry Gill, 46, both of Holden, for being felons in possession of a firearm. They were also cited for... more »
  • Shotgun-wielding robber sought by St. Helena deputies

    April 25, 2011 3:31 PM

    GREENSBURG - Authorities hope surveillance photos of a man taken before an armed robbery in St. Helena Parish will help them identify the robber. Deputies said the man used a shotgun to rob Bebo's convenience store north of Greensburg around 9:30 p.m. Friday. Surveillance cameras at the store... more »
  • Free Gun With Satellite TV

    March 25, 2011 8:02 PM

    More bang for the buck from a shotgun or pistol is what a Radio Shack in Montana offers prospective satellite t-v customers. Customers who sign up for the Dish Network at the Radio Shack in Hamilton can get a shotgun or pistol or a $50 Pizza Hut gift card. The... more »

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