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  • Hattiesburg police investigating flamingo death

    October 8, 2014 11:51 AM

    HATTIESBURG, MS - Hattiesburg police are investigating the death of a Chilean flamingo stolen from the Hattiesburg Zoo early Tuesday. Rick Taylor, executive director of the Hattiesburg Convention Commission, said the female flamingo was taken about 1:08 a.m. It was located about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday and was returned to the... more »
  • Jimmy John's says customers' card data stolen

    September 24, 2014 2:29 PM

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill.- Jimmy John's sandwich chain said Wednesday that it believes customers' credit card data was stolen from 216 of its shops between June and September. The Champaign, Illinois-based chain said in a news release that stores in 37 states across the United States were affected. Jimmy John's believes... more »
  • LSU Police investigate campus vehicle burglary

    September 5, 2014 10:21 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Campus Police Department is looking to identify a man wanted for questioning in connection with an August vehicle burglary. LSUPD said the vehicle burglary was reported on Aug. 20 after a credit card was stolen from a vehicle parked on campus. The stolen card... more »
  • Report: Russian hackers steal 1.2B passwords

    August 5, 2014 5:51 PM

    NEW YORK - A published report says Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites. The New York Times says the thievery was uncovered by Hold Security, a Milwaukee firm that has a history of sifting out online security... more »
  • Gonzales PD look to ID accused credit card thief

    July 8, 2014 2:50 PM

    GONZALES - Police asked for the public's help identifying a man who used a stolen credit card on July 4 at a convenience store in Gonzales. The victim said they were not sure where the card was stolen from, but said their account history shows a total of five... more »
  • Hamburglary

    June 26, 2014 7:27 PM

    PLAINVILLE, CONNECTICUT- Call it a case of hamburglary as a giant, plastic cheeseburger was stolen from a burger joint. Steve's Grill was hit by burglars who took a six foot fiberglass hamburger statue from the front of the place. The owner says the display is the symbol of his business... more »
  • Stolen WWII medals

    May 28, 2014 7:52 PM

    ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO- Police are on the lookout for some military medals stolen from an 89-year-old World War II veteran. Investigators are monitoring pawn shops and antique stores. The medals were in a frame and were stolen from Roy Hopper's house during a burglary in Albuquerque last month. He was... more »
  • Woman accused of selling stolen guitars, TV

    May 21, 2014 5:25 PM

    ST. AMANT - Sheriff's deputies arrested an Ascension Parish woman recently after they said she sold two stolen electric guitars and a stolen TV to a pawn shop. Deputies arrested Amanda Villar, 23, on May 15 for charges of theft and possession of stolen things. They said she also... more »
  • Michigan tourist returns stolen Hulk Hogan shoe

    March 21, 2014 2:45 PM

    CLEARWATER, Fla.- Police in Florida say a Michigan tourist has returned a wrestling shoe autographed by Hulk Hogan that she took from a store in Clearwater. Authorities say the woman called the professional wrestling icon's Clearwater Beach store Thursday, saying she wanted to return the shoe. A security camera captured... more »
  • Volkswagen Beetle about to come full circle

    February 25, 2014 7:30 PM

    NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE- A man who pined over his stolen 1965 Volkswagen Beetle for 40 years can now get it back. Joe MacDonald of Knoxville, Tennessee used to buy and fix up VW Bugs to sell but says he never stopped grieving for the red convertible he says he had... more »
  • Sentimental kayak stolen after Amite River drowning Play Video

    February 15, 2014 5:51 PM

    UPDATE - Perry said the kayak has been found safe and sound, and thanked everyone for their concern. BATON ROUGE - A man's only means to visit where his girlfriend drowned was stolen from his front yard this week. Luke Perry says he used his kayak to float... more »
  • Knife-wielding crook caught on camera Play Video

    February 10, 2014 9:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man who robbed a computer repair store Monday threatened an employee with a knife. The robbery happened at Dot Calm Computer Repairs on Government Street. The owner says the man got away with $100 in cash and a used iPhone. "You know, young, ignorant... more »
  • Burglar strikes while man is in the shower Play Video

    February 7, 2014 10:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Webb Park area of Baton Rouge has had a handful of burglaries in the past week. Neighbors say items have been disappearing from their homes in the morning, after people head to work. "We know that we're being watched," said Malcolm Young. "That's the thing... more »
  • Hit and run has a deadly end Play Video

    February 7, 2014 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A hit and run in St. Gabriel turned into a manhunt with a deadly end in Baton Rouge. St. Gabriel Police said Robert Bloodworth, 39, shot and killed himself at his home after police had questioned him about a traffic incident earlier Friday. Police said they... more »
  • EXCLUSIVE: Family talks about karma for theft suspect Play Video

    November 15, 2013 9:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The brother of a disabled man who had $50,000 stolen from him is livid with the accused crook. Dustin Gant, 31, is accused of stealing from a 58-year-old man diagnosed with Alzheimer's . "I just wanted to physically hurt the guy," the victim's brother told... more »
  • Guns stolen from camps

    November 8, 2013 10:28 PM

    KENTWOOD- Hunting guns are among the items stolen from fishing and hunting camps in northern Tangipahoa Parish. The sheriff's office said Friday, several weekend retreats have been burglarized along Highway 51 near the Mississippi state line. Sometimes, the thieves have broken in with force. A spokesperson said pellet... more »
  • Suspect cleared in stolen Sheriff's vehicle investigation

    September 1, 2013 11:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Detectives cleared a "person of interest" after Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard's personal vehicle was stolen Friday evening. Deputies say the truck was stolen out of the parking lot of Ruffino's restaurant on Highland Road in Baton Rouge. It was located later Friday... more »
  • Sheriff releases statement, man dressed as woman still wanted in heist

    August 31, 2013 7:42 PM

    LIVINGSTON- Sheriff Jason Ard released a statement via Facebook Saturday afternoon, after his family's pick-up truck was stolen from a restaurant in Baton Rouge a day earlier. "Criminals don't discriminate. Even though I wear a 'Sheriff's Hat', I'm now a victim," Ard said. The crooks were able to... more »
  • Sheriff's truck stolen, EBRSO searching for person of interest

    August 31, 2013 2:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff Deputies in East Baton Rouge are looking for a man dressed as a woman as a "person of interest" for stealing Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard's personal vehicle Friday evening. It was stolen out of the parking lot of Ruffino's restaurant on Highland in Baton... more »
  • Tangipahoa deputies recover stolen guns

    August 21, 2013 8:16 AM

    KENTWOOD - Authorities have recovered two guns stolen last week from a Hammond Police Department vehicle. Tangipahoa sheriff's deputies say the vehicle, a 2010 Chevrolet Tahoe, was burglarized on La. 1054 in Kentwood sometime between 10 p.m. Thursday and 6:30 a.m. Friday. The thieves took two firearms from... more »
  • 2 firearms stolen from Hammond Police unit

    August 16, 2013 4:56 PM

    KENTWOOD - The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office says two guns were stolen from a Hammond Police Department vehicle. The police unit, a 2010 Chevrolet Tahoe, was burglarized on La. 1054 in Kentwood. Dawn Panepinto, a spokeswoman for the sheriff's office, says the thieves took the weapons from the vehicle sometime... more »
  • LSU ripped off by NC State in promotional video Play Video

    August 6, 2013 10:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It appears sacred words written by the voice of LSU's football stadium were stolen by another university and at times, used word for word. In 2010, Dan Borne wrote his Ode to Tiger Stadium, which ends with the unforgettable line: "It's Saturday night in Death Valley".... more »
  • State seeks help in finding missing buoys

    July 27, 2013 11:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State wildlife and fisheries regulators are seeking the public's help in finding six missing mooring buoys on Independence Island Reef. The buoys went missing in late June from the reef located about three miles northeast of Grand Isle. The buoys are provided to give fishermen an identifiable... more »
  • Church forgives thieves, organizes bake sale to raise money Play Video

    July 25, 2013 9:22 PM

    ROBERT - A church plans to get their money back by holding a bake sale, after their safe was stolen earlier this week. The safe was swiped Monday morning from Crossgate Church in Tangipahoa Parish. Pastor Louis Husser is still in shock that someone would steal from a church.... more »
  • Credit card information swiped from many in the area Play Video

    July 23, 2013 9:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A number of people in the Baton Rouge area have been warned by their banks that credit and debit cards have been compromised. Some people's warning also comes with bad news; it was too late and purchases were made out of state or out of the... more »
  • Dozens of stolen iPads missing, five teens arrested Play Video

    July 23, 2013 6:31 PM

    ST. FRANCISVILLE - Nearly a month after 80 iPads and a laptop were stolen from West Feliciana High School, investigators said five arrested suspects are cooperating. Deputies arrested twin brothers Robert and Roderick Washington, 17, of St. Francisville along with three juveniles, ages 14, 15, and 16 on burglary... more »
  • Man wanted for using stolen counterfeit check

    July 18, 2013 8:50 AM

    GONZALES - Gonzales police are asking the public for help to identify a man who they say used a counterfeit check at a local retail store. The suspect made a purchase with a stolen check work a little more than $800 from a Baton Rouge couple. He left... more »
  • Police: Man arrested for stealing van with kids inside Play Video

    July 5, 2013 10:53 AM

    GONZALES - Investigators said a man who stole a van with two kids inside surrendered today, and faces armed robbery charges on top of kidnapping and auto theft. Gonzales Police said the parents of John Wallace Aguillard Jr., 19, of Gonzales turned him in Friday morning. Detectives said... more »
  • Diesel thieves "hacked" fuel pumps Play Video

    July 3, 2013 6:10 PM

    DUTCHTOWN- Ascension Parish deputies arrested a couple from Violet, after patrols spotted their suspicious van stealing diesel early Tuesday morning. Deputies charged Brandon Angelety, 32, and his wife, Jairomeora Angelety, 30, with felony theft of diesel fuel. Investigators said the pair were first spotted on surveillance footage at... more »
  • Police release photo of credit card fraud suspect

    July 1, 2013 3:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released pictures today of a man they said used a stolen credit card at several Baton Rouge businesses, and asked for the public's help identifying him. Police said the suspect, a man between the age of 20 and 30 and driving a Chevy Impala, used... more »
  • BRPD: One arrested, stolen NOPD gun used in killing

    June 20, 2013 10:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested one person after a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge overnight which they said involved a gun stolen from New Orleans Police. Lt. Don Kelly said Baton Rouge Police arrested Jermaine Ruffen, 29, on suspicion of shooting and killing Anthony Jerard Jones, 29, and injuring... more »
  • Four arrested in connection with church burglary

    June 10, 2013 2:52 PM

    WALKER - Police arrested four men they said stole a safe from the the Walker Baptist Church last month. Walker Police arrested Matthew LeRoy, 19, Justin Kent Slinker, 18, Christopher Allen Parker, 19, all of Walker on June 6. They also arrested Tarence Fisher, 20, of Walker on June... more »
  • Obama signs bill on lying about military medals

    June 3, 2013 2:05 PM

    WASHINGTON - The White House says President Barack Obama has signed a bill making it a crime to lie about receiving a military medal. The Stolen Valor Act cleared both chambers of Congress last month. The White House says Obama signed it Monday. The measure revives a law struck down... more »
  • Deputies looking for two using stolen checks

    May 29, 2013 2:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies released photos of two people they said used stolen checks at East Baton Rouge Parish stores last month. Investigators said the two people, a man and a woman, used checks stolen from the victim's mailbox to make purchases as three different Walmart stores between... more »
  • Thieves steal safe from church Play Video

    May 24, 2013 6:14 PM

    WALKER- Police are looking for leads after a church was burglarized and a 300-pound safe stolen overnight. Police were called when workers at Walker Baptist Church on Florida Boulevard noticed the crime when they got to work earlier in the day. "It appears that the offenders entered the... more »
  • Couple sought after armed robbery at LSU

    May 21, 2013 4:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Police released surveillance photos today of a couple sought in connection with an armed robbery at the LSU campus. Investigators said the couple were using a card reported stolen in an armed robbery on April 27. Police said three juveniles were arrested in connection with... more »
  • $1 million in jewels stolen near Cannes film fest

    May 17, 2013 8:48 AM

    PARIS- A French police official says jewelry worth about $1 million has been stolen from a safe in a Cannes hotel room, against the backdrop of the Riviera resort town's film festival. Cmdr. Bernard Mascarelli, a judicial police spokesman in the nearby city of Nice, said a culprit or culprits... more »
  • Man sought in stolen credit card case

    April 30, 2013 3:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies released the image of a man sought in connection with a stolen credit card used at an East Baton Rouge Walmart. Detectives said the stolen card was used to purchase a touch screen computer at the store on April 2 around 3 p.m. Surveillance... more »
  • Huey Lewis makes news

    April 22, 2013 7:52 PM

    MILL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA- A woman learns her punishment in May for stealing a car and laptop from Singer Huey Lewis, the front man for the band, Huey Lewis and the News. Katherine Gallagher pleaded guilty to having stolen property in Marin County after she was stopped in the stolen rental... more »
  • Stolen tortoise took elevator ride

    April 4, 2013 7:48 PM

    DUBUQUE, IOWA- An 18-pound tortoise that vanished from the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium was found alive in an elevator of the building. Administrators at the facility believe it was stolen and the thief quietly returned it after publicity about the theft. The tortoise is named Cashew and was... more »
  • Deputies looking for women using stolen credit card

    April 4, 2013 1:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies released pictures of two women they said used a stolen credit card recently, and offered a reward for help identifying them. Investigators said the women used the card at a Family Dollar store on Plank Road the afternoon of Feb. 28. They said the card... more »
  • A yacht, pizza and beer

    March 5, 2013 7:40 PM

    PACIFICA, California- An 82 foot luxury yacht was removed from a beach after three people stole it, stocked it with pizza and beer and then ran it aground. Police arrested the accused thieves and they're in the county jail. The yacht "Darlin" was recognized by the owner after it shown... more »
  • Vehicles stolen in St. Helena Parish

    February 21, 2013 4:03 PM

    GREENSBURG - Sheriff's deputies said they're investigating several vehicle thefts and attempted break-ins in the northern part of St. Helena Parish. Detective Joe Chaney said two vehicles were stolen and several attempts to steal others were made Wednesday night. He said they have no information on the thieves at... more »
  • Sheriff's deputies nab burglars Play Video

    February 1, 2013 5:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Sheriff's detectives arrested three people in separate burglary cases around the parish. Detectives arrested Antoine Johnson, 46, Derrick Bailey, 33, and Clifton Smith, 28, charging each with burglary. Investigators say Johnson burglarized Grady Crawford Construction stealing tools, Smith broke into cars, and Bailey was caught in... more »
  • Former Baker DARE officer arrested Play Video

    January 31, 2013 5:46 PM

    BAKER- A former Baker Police Department DARE officer has been arrested as part of Louisiana State Police investigation, accused of taking money from students. Baker Police Chief Mike Knaps says Jason Doyle resigned last summer because of department policy issues. Knaps says when a new officer took over the... more »
  • Arrests made after guns stolen from deputies' vehicles

    January 11, 2013 4:41 PM

    WALKER - Deputies arrested several people recently in connection with the theft of guns and other items from two law enforcement units in Walker. Spokesperson Lori Steele with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said on Jan. 7 investigators arrested Joseph Baldwin, 26, after finding his DNA at the crime... more »
  • Assault rifle, other weapons stolen from LPSO Deputy Play Video

    January 4, 2013 6:29 PM

    LIVINGSTON - Detectives are trying to track down multiple weapons, including a police issued AR-15 fully automatic assault rifle, which were stolen from a deputy's unit Wednesday morning. News 2 has learned a Baton Rouge Police unit was robbed as well. Both thefts happened in Walker. The Sheriff's... more »
  • Arrest made for burglaries at LSU Football building Play Video

    January 4, 2013 2:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Police arrested a man they said stole thousands of dollars worth of gear from the locker room at the Football Operations Building. Police arrested Justin Aaron Miller, 24, on Wednesday in suspicion of three counts of simple burglary. They said he has no affiliation with... more »
  • 2 armed men carjack Sewerage & Water Board truck

    January 3, 2013 3:52 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans police are looking for two men who carjacked a Sewerage and Water Board truck. Police say the men demanded the keys at gunpoint about noon Thursday from three sewerage board employees who were working in the back of the truck. Nobody was hurt. The truck... more »
  • Teen, mother and sister arrested for thefts

    December 6, 2012 3:53 PM

    BAKER - Police arrested a mother and her two teenage children in connection with a series of burglaries which happened recently around Baker, then said they had to re-arrest one of the kids after they posted threatening messages on the internet. Police Chief Mike Knaps said on Monday detectives... more »
  • Deputies searching for missing shooting victim

    December 5, 2012 10:38 AM

    BELLE ROSE - Sheriff's deputies asked for the public's help today finding an alleged shooting victim in Assumption Parish. Sheriff Mike Waguespack said Tony Rodriguez Jr., 23, is missing after he was possibly shot during a robbery yesterday. The sheriff said deputies were called by someone who said... more »
  • Multi-million gold heist from Curacao boat

    November 30, 2012 12:17 PM

    WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Police on the southern Caribbean island of Curacao say thieves boarded a boat and stole about 70 gold bars worth an estimated $11.5 million. Curacao police spokesman Reggie Huggins says the band of thieves assaulted the captain in the early-morning heist. The captain and several others on... more »
  • Stolen statue of Jesus found near nightclub

    November 23, 2012 12:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The owner of a 60-year-old marble statue of Jesus said it was found near a Baton Rouge nightclub early Thanksgiving morning. Shelly Roy with Roselawn Monuments said police informed him the statue had been found near the business on Highland Road around 2:30 a.m. Thursday. ... more »
  • Women sought in credit card theft

    November 14, 2012 3:21 PM

    GONZALES - Gonzales Police asked for the public's help today tracking down two women they said used a stolen credit card. Police said the card was taken back on Sept. 4 from an St. Elizabeth Hospital employee's purse, and later used at the Gonzales K-Mart. Investigators said the... more »
  • 2 teens arrested with stolen ATV

    October 26, 2012 3:12 PM

    PONCHATOULA - Two teenagers face charges after a Tangipahoa Parish sheriff's deputy noticed they were driving an ATV that did not have a key in the ignition, indicating that it may have been stolen. 18-year-old Jacob McMorris was booked Thursday on a charge of possession of stolen property and driving... more »
  • Forgery caught after "friend" tried to cash in man's lotto ticket Play Video

    October 19, 2012 10:42 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A Louisiana man almost lost his lottery winnings when someone else took his ticket and tried to claim it was theirs. Jerry Firth told News 2 after a recent lottery drawing he'd asked a friend of his to look at the ticket and see if he'd... more »
  • Stolen phone synched, reveals contact list to victim Play Video

    October 9, 2012 6:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Technology could help police find a stolen iPhone. A few days after it was taken the victim, Neal McRoberts, noticed a new contact list synced to his iCloud contacts, an Apple internet-based storage system. "These are people that I clearly don't know, and it dawned... more »
  • BRPD: Nothing dangerous about stolen truck

    August 15, 2012 2:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said they found nothing dangerous in a stolen truck abandoned behind a building on Market Place Avenue near Sherwood Forest, which prompted an evacuation as bomb squad members investigated. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely with Baton Rouge Police said earlier the truck reportedly smelled of a chemical,... more »
  • Police bomb squad investigating stolen truck

    August 15, 2012 11:02 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Police evacuated an area off Sherwood Forest Blvd. after the bomb squad was called in to investigate an abandoned truck. Police responded out to the truck, which they said was stolen and found behind a building on Market Place Ave. this morning around 9 a.m. BRPD... more »
  • DSPD: Kids arrested for stealing museum guns

    August 13, 2012 4:13 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Police arrested three kids after they said the trio stole weapons on display at the Old City Hall in Denham Springs. Detective Zach Albritten with Denham Springs Police said the boys, two 12-year-olds and a 15-year-old, were arrested after taking a number of firearms, including two... more »
  • LSPO Burglary Division recovers stolen property from 3 states

    August 13, 2012 3:10 PM

    Denham Springs- Three people accused of stealing numerous items in three states, are now behind bars in Livingston Parish. Detectives with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Burglary Division were led to 23140 Highway 16 in Denham Springs, where they recovered the items, including tires, rims, tools, farm equipment and a... more »
  • Officer accused of stealing phone from DWI suspect

    July 12, 2012 10:23 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police in Baton Rouge arrested one of their own after investigators said he stole an arrested man's cell phone. A Baton Rouge Police spokesperson said Officer Jake Chutsz, 27, was arrested last night for felony theft and malfeasance in office. Investigators said Chutsz took the... more »
  • 10 baby gators stolen from zoo; 8 returned

    July 10, 2012 4:28 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans police are looking for two men accused of possessing 10 alligators stolen from the Audubon Zoo. Zoo workers found signs of a break-in at a gift shop before the zoo opened July 4 - and only five baby gators in a tank that had held... more »
  • Veterans react to Supreme Court's Stolen Valor decision

    June 28, 2012 6:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - "Shocked" and "disgusted" were two words on many veterans' minds after they learned the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the Stolen Valor Act was unconstitutional. The Act would have made it illegal for anyone to display military metals as accomplishments that he or she did not earn.... more »
  • Va. inventor claims design for BP well cap stolen

    June 20, 2012 5:27 PM

    ATLANTA - An inventor claims his design was the basis for the cap used to choke off the flow of oil to the Gulf of Mexico nearly three months after BP's undersea well blew in 2010. And he says it was stolen. Charles Adams of Radford, Va., filed a federal... more »
  • Woman using stolen credit card sought by police

    June 14, 2012 12:46 PM

    ZACHARY - Police in Zachary released photos of a woman seen using credit cards stolen from vehicles outside a local gym. A Zachary Police spokesperson said on April 17, two vehicles outside the Spectrum Fitness were broken into and purses were taken. Investigators later found out the woman... more »
  • Woman wanted for using stolen debit card

    June 4, 2012 11:10 AM

    ZACHARY - Police in Zachary are looking for a woman accused of stealing items from stores. Police say the woman pictured made several purchases at a Walmart and Walgreens in Zachary with a stolen debit card. They say the debit card was stolen from a Walmart in Baker after... more »
  • Stolen items could be traded for drugs Play Video

    May 9, 2012 6:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police arrested a 14-year old after they say he burglarized a home on N. 30th Wednesday morning. He tried to steal hundreds of dollars worth of electronics including a laptop and Xbox Kinect, items neighbors say could be traded for drugs. "Those are goods, items that can... more »
  • Police investigate robbery at fast food restaurant

    March 23, 2012 11:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Police are investigating an armed robbery at a fast food restaurant in Baton Rouge Friday morning. Authorities say two men armed with a gun robbed Raising Cane's on the corner of Government Street and Foster. No one was hurt during the robbery. Police say the... more »
  • Police: Gunman wearing Mardi Gras mask robs bank

    March 21, 2012 11:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies responded to a robbery Wednesday at a bank located on Industriplex Boulevard. It happened around 11:30 a.m. at a Whitney Bank. Reports say a man reportedly walked into the bank with a handgun, jumped over the teller counter and demanded money. The suspect... more »
  • 9,000 pills stolen from Moss Bluff pharmacy

    March 7, 2012 9:08 AM

    MOSS BLUFF, La. - Calcasieu Parish sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who stole almost 9,000 pills in 41 seconds from The Drug Store in Moss Bluff. Kim Myers of the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office reports in a news release the culprit wore a gray or tan suit, clear... more »
  • High court to hear Stolen Valor case

    February 20, 2012 6:31 AM

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court this week will review one of the first cases of someone prosecuted under the Stolen Valor Act. A federal appeals court in San Francisco has struck down the 2006 law, which is aimed at curbing false claims of military valor. That court called it... more »
  • Police recover stolen truck involved in chase Play Video

    February 16, 2012 6:25 PM

    RAYNE- Rayne Police drove a stolen city truck back to town Thursday, after it was involved in a chase in Baton Rouge Wednesday night. John Smith is charged for taking a city truck from the Rayne Public Works Compound last Saturday. The truck had heavy damage on one side.... more »
  • Jordans Vanish into Thin Air

    January 13, 2012 7:23 PM

    A man in Charlotte, North Carolina says someone broke into his house and stole 30 pairs of Nike Air Jordan sneakers he's been collecting since he was in middle school. Bryant Toala is 22-years-old and told police they were still in the boxes and claims they could be worth $10,000.... more »
  • Urns stolen from Ball cemetery, two arrested

    January 10, 2012 7:47 AM

    BALL, La. (AP) - Deputies have arrested two people they believe are involved in the theft of urns from a Rapides Parish cemetery. The Town Talk reports 55-year-old Johnny Fitzgerald of Ball and 36-year-old Kimberly Deville of Pineville were arrested in the theft of the urns from Forest Lawn Memorial... more »
  • BRPD: Car thief finds baby inside, abandons vehicle Play Video

    December 2, 2011 5:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A car thief abandoned his stolen ride after he discovered a 10-month-old baby girl in the back seat, according to Baton Rouge Police. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said the child was found safe inside the stolen vehicle, which was abandoned at 35th and Abel earlier this afternoon.... more »
  • Deputies looking for stolen debit card user

    November 28, 2011 5:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies released surveillance photos today of a man that racked up more than $1,000 using a stolen credit card number. According to Casey Hicks, a spokesperson for the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office, a California woman reported someone had used her debit card number at... more »

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