BATON ROUGE - A 47-year-old woman arrested by New York authorities on Dec. 3 in the 1984 slaying of businessman has been extradited to Louisiana. Leila Mulla, of Astoria, N.Y., was transported to Baton Rouge Thursday after being arrested by New York police. Mulla was booked with criminal conspiracy, simple... more »
Authorities in Livingston Parish say a 1988 murder case has been solved thanks to DNA evidence. Deputies say 24-year-old Charlotte Sauerwin was found dead in a wooded area north of Walker 22 years ago. Her throat had been cut and she was strangled.
Detectives followed a lead stating that... more »