MORGAN CITY - Police arrested two men they said assaulted Willie Francis, 23, of Bayou Vista a few days before he was found shot to death.
Joshua Donnel Robertson and Taj Broussard are not linked to the murder, but investigators have not ruled them out.
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FRANKLIN - Chitimacha Police Chief Blaise Smith said the man accused of shooting three law enforcement officers and an elderly man, killing two, was arrested last week for disturbing the peace.
Smith also said 48-year-old Wilbert Thibodeaux was detained last Tuesday by the same officer he's now accused of... more »
MORGAN CITY - Heavy rain and flood watches prompted a coastal school district to cancel classes tomorrow.
The St. Mary Parish School Board announced on their website this evening that they would cancel Wednesday classes, due to the bad weather.
Most of southern Louisiana is under a flash... more »
FRANKLIN, La. - Authorities have found the body of the Jeanerette man reported missing last week.
Volunteers and family members were searching for Lynn Landry, 58, in St. Mary Parish when one of the volunteers spotted his body floating in Charenton Beach Lake.
Landry's family first reported him... more »
A man wanted in connection with a string of car burglaries in St. Mary Parish, is now behind bars.
Tilton Hebert, of Lockport, admitted to breaking into a car in a Wal-Mart parking lot, as well as breaking into a car at the Warren J. Harang Civic Center.
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