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  • Restaurant worker talks about being held up check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    August 21, 2015 1:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Baton Rouge Subway early Friday morning. Detectives said an armed man walked into the Subway at 127 State Street around 7:30 a.m. and demanded money. After grabbing the cash police said the man also stole an employee's vehicle,... more »
  • Walker man victim of Mississippi credit card fraud

    August 18, 2015 12:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police in McComb, Mississippi are looking to identify two men who stole the credit card information of a Walker resident, using it to make several fraudulent purchases at a Walmart store in their area. Investigators say the victim was contacted by his bank, a Capital One... more »
  • Woman wanted for stealing TV

    August 11, 2015 4:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies asked for the public's help identifying a woman who walked out of a Walmart with a big-screen TV recently in East Baton Rouge Parish. Detectives said the woman stole the television from the Walmart on Sullivan Road in Central the afternoon of Aug. 7.... more »
  • Juveniles accused of stealing $100,000 in guns, watches check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    August 7, 2015 4:35 PM

    PLAQUEMINE - Dive teams hit the water Friday to look for vintage guns police said were stolen from a Plaquemine home Thursday by a group of juveniles. Plaquemine Police Chief Kenneth Payne said officers arrested seven boys between the ages of 10 and 15 Thursday afternoon in connection with... more »
  • "Ruff" four days for stolen pup, reunited with owner Play Video

    July 31, 2015 10:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A dog is back home with her owner after being dog-napped near downtown Baton Rouge. While Alissa Garafalo was at work last Friday, two men kicked in the door of her apartment. A neighbor saw one of the men holding her shih tzu, Stella, and began... more »
  • Ascension deputies investigate theft from chemical plant

    July 30, 2015 4:25 PM

    ASCENSION PARISH - Sheriff's deputies reported a theft complaint from a local chemical plant where about 12 pallets of black fencing were stolen from an open yard. Deputies say the fencing included 162 new 8x8 Ameristar Fence sections, along with several 3x3x11 posts with an estimated value $70,000 and... more »
  • Burglars sought after three churches broken into check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    July 27, 2015 5:07 PM

    PORT ALLEN - Sheriff's deputies said surveillance video gave them a look at two men who broke into a trio of churches and stole electronics and musical instruments this past weekend in West Baton Rouge Parish. Deputies said St. Paul's Baptist Church, New Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church and Greater... more »
  • Package theft caught on camera check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    June 30, 2015 10:17 PM

    BAKER - A thief is on the run after taking a FedEx-delivered package off a man's front porch. Jeff Schiele says he noticed his property was missing Monday, after FedEx confirmed it was dropped off Saturday. At first, the man thought the package was delivered to the wrong home... more »
  • Hearse stolen with body inside

    June 28, 2015 4:47 PM

    ATLANTA - Atlanta police say a hearse with a body inside was stolen outside a hospital. Both were recovered a short time later. Atlanta police Officer Ralph Woolfolk said authorities believe the hearse was taken Sunday morning outside Grady Memorial Hospital in the city's downtown area. WSB-TV reports that it... more »
  • Lutcher High School bulldog mascot reported stolen

    June 24, 2015 11:56 AM

    LUTCHER - For the second year in a row, Lutcher High School's live bulldog mascot is believed to have been stolen. The bulldog, named Spike, was missing on Tuesday morning. Owner Terry Falgoust says he notified officials that morning after noticing that all of his dog cages were open and... more »
  • Thieves break into Ohio pet rescue, swipe 7 rare pythons

    June 16, 2015 7:56 AM

    AKRON- An Ohio pet rescue is searching for seven rare pythons that were stolen from the shop over the weekend. Akron Rattery and Reptile Rescue CEO Robin Everley says the snakes were taken Saturday when thieves cut a hole in a wall in an adjacent building and broke in. She... more »
  • Deputies arrest accused marina crook

    June 5, 2015 12:19 AM

    NEW ROADS - Sheriff's deputies booked a man into jail on burglary charges Thursday. John Thomas Jones is charged with three counts related to thefts in the parking lot of a bar and marina over Memorial Day weekend. Bond was set at $45,000 for the thefts, which included cookies.... more »
  • Former clerk pleads guilty in evidence room thefts

    June 2, 2015 4:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A former clerk of court accused of helping steal cocaine and weapons from an evidence locker at the Baton Rouge courthouse pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of cocaine possession and principal to malfeasance in office. Debra Bell admitted in court she took the drugs from the... more »
  • Man accused in bizarre marina thefts check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    June 1, 2015 9:28 PM

    OSCAR - The Pointe Coupee Sheriff's office is investigating thefts from a bar and marina parking lot over Memorial Day weekend. Images from the area's surveillance video were posted on Facebook Monday. Sandbar Marina owner Jude Glaser said the man deputies are looking for stole from a 10-year-old boy... more »
  • Man charged with stealing BRPD unit

    May 29, 2015 1:31 AM

    PORT ALLEN - Police arrested a Baton Rouge man after they said he overpowered a BRPD officer and stole his unit, then fled into West Baton Rouge Parish before he was stopped. "It just goes to show how dangerous our job is," said BRPD spokesman Cpl. L'Jean McKneely. "You... more »
  • Woman sought in Slidell poodle heist

    May 27, 2015 1:21 PM

    SLIDELL - Police released a photo Wednesday of a woman sought for stealing a poodle puppy from a Slidell feed store on Memorial Day. Police said on Monday afternoon the woman came into the feed store on Gause Boulevard and was interested in pets which were for sale. A... more »
  • Two accused of stealing nursing home drugs for Vegas trip

    May 25, 2015 12:16 PM

    SLIDELL - Police charged a former teacher and a Slidell nursing home director with trying to steal prescription drugs as part of a scheme to sell them and run off to Las Vegas. Slidell Police arrested 36-year-old Patrick Lampard and 46-year-old Bonnie Pritchard for possessing drugs with the intent... more »
  • Hammer-wielding crook, accomplice swipe packages from stoop Play Video

    May 22, 2015 10:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A home security camera caught two women stealing packages from a man's front step Thursday afternoon. The packages were taken from a home in the Mid City area of Baton Rouge. "I saw two people come onto our doorstep and steal my son's school supplies,"... more »
  • Purse thief sought by EBRSO

    May 11, 2015 5:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies released a photo of a man sought by authorities for stealing a purse from a vehicle at an East Baton Rouge Parish store. Deputies said it happened on April 17 around 10:30 p.m. at the Family Dollar at 9999 Burbank Drive. The victim said... more »
  • Man sought in thefts from RV park

    April 30, 2015 1:17 PM

    LIVINGSTON - Detectives asked for the public's help Thursday identifying a man seen using credit cards which were stolen from an RV park in the town of Livingston. Sheriff's office spokesperson Lori Steele said overnight April 12 and into the 13th someone broke into a number of campers and... more »
  • Scouts still to go camping after robbery check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    April 24, 2015 7:07 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE- Boy Scout Troop 67 will have to go camping this weekend without any gear. Earlier in the week, thieves made off with the troop's travel trailer full of their equipment. "I'm kind of frustrated and angry that someone would do such an inconsiderate thing," said Scout Matthew Norris.... more »
  • Boy Scout trailer with camping gear stolen

    April 23, 2015 6:07 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - Sheriff's deputies said a trailer full of Boy Scout camping gear was stolen from a Prairieville church this week. Lt. Col. Bobby Webre with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office said on Wednesday deputies were sent to the New Song Methodist Church after they were told a box... more »
  • Teen steals cash, hands out hundreds to classmates

    April 11, 2015 1:07 PM

    MEDINA, Ohio - Police in Ohio say a middle school student took $25,000 from his grandfather and later started handing out $100 bills to his classmates. Authorities say the 13-year-old gave out thousands of dollars this week before schools officials discovered what was happening. Investigators in the northeastern Ohio city... more »
  • BRPD: Man sought in stolen credit cards case

    April 8, 2015 10:31 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police asked for the public's help identifying a man who officers said used stolen credit cards at several businesses around Baton Rouge. Police said the cards were stolen from a vehicle on March 16 in the 1500 block of Duchess Drive. Anyone with information about... more »
  • Vanilla Ice charged with burglary

    February 19, 2015 3:06 AM

    LANTANA, FL - Vanilla Ice has been released from custody in Florida after being arrested and charged with breaking into and stealing from an abandoned home. Police in Lantana say the recording artist and home-improvement-show host had been renovating a home next to the victim's. They said some of the... more »
  • Police investigating wallet stolen from hospital

    February 18, 2015 4:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released photos Wednesday of a woman who made purchases with several credit cards stolen from a Baton Rouge hospital this month. Investigators asked for help identifying the woman, who spent more than $1,170 on the cards throughout the Baton Rouge area. Police said the... more »
  • Police: Man took $500 from bank drive-thru left by another

    February 9, 2015 12:09 PM

    CLEARFIELD, PA - Police say a Pennsylvania man hoping to pass a fraudulent check instead stole $500 when he found that much money left behind by another customer at a drive-thru bank window. Twenty-eight-year-old Randy Gillen Jr. was in the Clearfield County Jail on Monday, awaiting a Feb. 11 preliminary... more »
  • Four arrested in fish house sign caper

    January 30, 2015 11:34 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies recovered an antique sign stolen from an Ascension Parish fish house two months ago and accused four people of taking it or trying to get rid of it. The sheriff's office charged 35-year-old Chad Prejean, 36-year-old Leah Arnold, 30-year-old Jennifer Bennett, and 39-year-old Michael Wilkinson... more »
  • NOLA Mayor Landrieu's family car stolen over weekend

    January 26, 2015 6:09 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - The Big Easy's crime problem struck close to home for New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu over the weekend as one of his family's cars was stolen, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office. WWL-TV reports that deputies recovered the 2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee around 7:30 p.m.... more »
  • Missing LSU basketball shoes found in arrested teen's home

    January 24, 2015 7:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Police say they found two pairs of missing LSU basketball shoes in the home of a teenager just a day after he was arrested for trespassing into Tiger Stadium. Authorities say 17-year-old Rodney Ki'Yon Hamilton admitted to having the shoes in his home shortly after... more »
  • Toddler stolen along with car helped police find him

    January 13, 2015 11:41 AM

    SALT LAKE CITY - Authorities say they found a 3-year-old boy who was sitting in a car stolen outside a Utah day care after he answered his mother's cellphone and honked the horn to draw their attention. Police in the city of Ogden say the boy's mother left the unlocked... more »
  • Thief walks off with $250K Blue Dog painting

    January 6, 2015 4:43 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - The George Rodrigue family reported a thief walked off with a $250,000 Blue Dog painting from the late artist's French Quarter gallery Tuesday. According to WWL-TV the theft happened around 3:15 p.m. at the gallery on Royal Street. The painting is titled "Wendy and Me", and... more »
  • Sheriff seeks stolen smoker

    January 6, 2015 12:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives asked for the public's help tracking down a BBQ pit trailer which was stolen from a gas station in East Baton Rouge Parish recently. Deputies said the trailer was taken on Dec. 28 around 5:25 a.m. from David's Mobil Station at 12101 Hooper Road. ... more »
  • Packages come up missing in Baton Rouge neighborhood check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    December 31, 2014 5:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Some packages are coming up missing in one Baton Rouge neighborhood and local authorities are on the case. Homeowners in the Bel Aire community, near Belaire High School, caught two suspects on camera taking packages from their doorstep. Police said the surveillance video they obtained... more »
  • Stolen fireworks recovered, men behind theft arrested

    December 31, 2014 1:04 PM

    SLIDELL - Sheriff's deputies in St. Tammany Parish said they arrested two men accused of stealing nearly 20 cases of commercial-grade fireworks on the morning of New Year's Eve. According to investigators, the cases containing nearly 300 fireworks shells and fuses were taken sometime between Dec. 23 and Dec.... more »
  • Detectives on look out for accused debit card thief

    December 31, 2014 10:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives asked for the public's help on Wednesday in identifying a woman accused of swindling two people out of $9,000 using stolen debit cards. Police said the suspect approached two intoxicated individuals in the LSU area and offered them a ride. While giving the victims a... more »
  • Authorities searching for stolen fireworks

    December 31, 2014 3:45 AM

    SLIDELL - The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for 19 cases of professional fireworks stolen from a truck near Slidell. Capt. George Bonnett, the Sheriff's Office spokesman, says the Pyrotechnica company had planned to set them off for Bossier city's New Year's Eve show. Bonnett said in a... more »
  • Teens accused of stealing funeral home limo

    December 30, 2014 10:58 AM

    PIERRE PART - Deputies arrested two Assumption Parish teens after investigators said they stole a limousine from a funeral home while hitchhiking home this week. Deputies charged 17-year-old Brandon Morris and 18-year-old Trey Hebert with motor vehicle theft after the Dec. 29 incident. Investigators said Morris and Hebert... more »
  • Cops: Baby sitter stole tot's gift from under tree

    December 24, 2014 10:54 AM

    WATSONTOWN - Police say a Pennsylvania baby sitter stole a 2-year-old's Christmas present from under the tree and returned it to the store so he could pocket a $30 refund. Sunbury police arrested Sean Ashelman on Monday on theft, forgery and stolen property charges in connection with the heist of... more »
  • B.R. 'Grinch' steals holiday packages from front door check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    December 17, 2014 3:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Grinch is stealing holiday packages from the front door of homes in Baton Rouge. One homeowner caught a crook red-handed stealing Christmas gifts in the Oak Hills Park subdivision off Siegen Lane. In the video you can see the man snooping around, eventually loading the... more »
  • Salvation Army bell ringer arrested in Mississippi

    December 17, 2014 12:20 PM

    GULFPORT, MS - Gulfport police say a Salvation Army bell ringer who reported a man ran off with her kettle of cash just as she was finishing her shift has been arrested for lying about the incident. Police Chief Leonard Papania says in a news release that 23-year-old Michelle Shantel... more »
  • Gonzales woman wanted for cashing forged, stolen check

    December 11, 2014 4:29 PM

    GONZALES - Sheriff's deputies in Ascension Parish asked for the public's help on Thursday in locating a Gonzales woman accused of cashing a stolen check at a local grocery store late in November. Investigators said they began to investigation a forgery complaint after a woman, later identified as 29-year-old... more »
  • Prank on a fraternity was dinner

    December 10, 2014 7:51 PM

    BURLINGTON, VERMONT- Three students are accused of stealing a chicken mascot from a fraternity house at the University of Vermont and eating it for dinner. They killed it and cooked it in a dormitory. UVM police say 18-year-old Cameron Dube faces charges of trespassing, possession of stolen property and animal... more »
  • Thieves jet with fountains check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 19, 2014 9:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - At least two men broke into a water garden center and stole about $5,000 worth of equipment. They stole concrete fountains that weigh about 400 lbs. a piece between 3:30 and 4:45 a.m. Sunday at Harb's Oasis on Coursey Blvd. The heist was caught on... more »
  • 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 check to see if lock exists for regeneration 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 »

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