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  • Suspect accused of killing Houston deputy to be charged with capitol murder

    August 29, 2015 5:54 PM

    HOUSTON (AP) - Prosecutors in Texas are charging a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a sheriff's deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station. Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman identified the man as Shannon J.... more »
  • 1 dead in Thursday morning shooting on Curtis Street

    August 27, 2015 10:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Police are looking for a suspect in a shooting that happened early Thursday morning. Authorities say 21-year-old Marlon Williams was found lying in the street in the 1800 block of Curtis Street around 5 a.m. Williams died at the scene. There are no suspects or motives at this... more »
  • Suspect in Saturday bank robbery arrested

    August 24, 2015 10:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies apprehended a man wanted for a bank robbery and possibly two other heists around the city. The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office identified the suspect as Louis Bennett III. Bennett is charged with armed robbery following a heist at the Whitney Bank on... more »
  • In St. Amant, slain officer's family holds candlelight vigil Play Video

    August 6, 2015 8:53 AM

    SHREVEPORT - Police arrested the man accused of shooting and killing a Shreveport police officer Thursday afternoon, according to reports. KTBS reported police arrested 27-year-old Grover Cannon at a home on Jackson Street. He faces first-degree murder charges in the death of 29-year-old Officer Thomas LaValley Wednesday night. ... more »
  • New Orleans police: Suspect shot by officer dies

    July 25, 2015 4:33 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Police in New Orleans said Saturday that one of their officers shot and killed a suspect who was ramming his car into other cars and homes. Police reported the shooting around 9:30 a.m. Saturday and announced a half-hour later that the suspect had died at the scene.... more »
  • State Police release sketch of suspect in altercation case

    July 7, 2015 6:42 PM

    ALEXANDRIA - State Police released a sketch of a man connected to an altercation with a trooper last week where gunfire was exchanged. Troopers said the man in the sketch was driving the vehicle a trooper pulled over when there was a struggle and the passenger in the stopped... more »
  • BRPD investigating Coursey Blvd armed robbery

    June 29, 2015 5:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are looking to identify the suspect behind a robbery at a convenience store on Coursey Blvd early Monday morning. According to detectives, a man walked into the Circle K Store at 12891 Coursey Blvd, pulled out a handgun and demanded money from the register. The... more »
  • LSP investigating suspect's death in Opelousas chase

    June 3, 2015 6:08 PM

    OPELOUSAS - Louisiana State Police said they're investigating how a man died early Wednesday morning after police in Opelousas attempted to arrest him. According to KATC-TV , Dennis "Mooney" Lazard died early Wednesday morning during a foot chase in the area of Herman Drive. Authorities said people in... more »
  • Man gets finger cut off during robbery check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    May 30, 2015 10:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police told News Two a 76-year-old man lost his finger following a robbery inside his home. Baton Rouge Police have not released the name of the suspect, but believe he is a around the age of 22-years-old. It happened Saturday morning in the 4000 block... more »
  • Bond set for 9th suspect in deaths of 2 Mississippi officers

    May 30, 2015 11:56 AM

    HATTIESBURG, Miss. - A ninth person is being held under a $90,000 bond after his arrest in connection with the shooting deaths of two Mississippi police officers who were killed during a traffic stop earlier this month, authorities said. According to local media reports, prosecutors told Forrest County Justice Court... more »
  • Robbery suspect killed in shootout with New Orleans police

    April 29, 2015 12:36 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans police say a 21-year-old man died in a shootout with police following the robbery of a Dollar General Store. Police Superintendent Michael Harrison says the suspect was leaving the store through a back door Tuesday night when police arrived and shots were fired. Harrison says... more »
  • Car stolen while waiting to be serviced

    April 4, 2015 3:06 PM

    IBERIA - Deputies in Iberia Parish are looking for a suspect involved with a vehicle theft Saturday morning. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office say the suspect drove off with a truck waiting to be serviced at a business. The owner of the truck says he left his keys inside... more »
  • Police: Wisconsin state trooper shot and killed

    March 25, 2015 2:16 AM

    FOND DU LAC, WI - Authorities say a Wisconsin state trooper was shot and killed in an exchange of gunfire with a person who matched the description of a bank robbery suspect. Police said the suspect also was killed. Fond du Lac police said late Tuesday that the incident occurred... more »
  • Suspect in machete airport attack has died

    March 21, 2015 5:29 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - The man suspected of attacking TSA agents in a security line at Armstrong International Airport with a machete has died Saturday evening. Richard White, 63, was shot three times by a Jefferson Parish deputy after White allegedly pushed through security into Concourse B, spraying agents with... more »
  • Court records reveal inaction by feds before U.S. Marshal's murder

    March 12, 2015 5:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Court documents obtained by the WBRZ Investigative Unit are beginning to outline a timeline of what action the feds took when Jamie Croom violated his federal probation last year. This week, authorities said Croom killed U.S. Marshal Josie Wells in a shootout at an East Baton... more »
  • Man accused of shooting, killing US Marshal dies

    March 11, 2015 7:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities tell News 2 the man accused of shooting and killing a U.S. Marshal serving a warrant at an East Baton Rouge motel Tuesday has died. Jamie Croom, 31, was shot five times and rushed to the hospital after investigators say he shot Deputy Marshal Josie... more »
  • Police: boyfriend arrested in Atlanta after La. parking lot stabbing

    February 18, 2015 11:56 PM

    HAMMOND - A stabbing at a gas station turned into a multi-state investigation where the suspect was arrested in Atlanta. Police said a woman was stabbed in the parking lot of the Shell Travel Center on Highway 190 Monday evening. Details of the incident were released Wednesday, with word... more »
  • Teenager faces attempted murder charge

    January 21, 2015 3:27 AM

    THIBODAUX - A 17-year-old boy has surrendered to police after he allegedly shot another teenager in the torso over the weekend. Thibodaux Police Chief Scott Silverii says the suspect was booked Monday with attempted second-degree murder and is being held in the Lafourche Parish Detention Center on a $250,000 bond.... more »
  • Suspect identified in EBR bank robbery

    January 15, 2015 12:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies named a suspect Thursday in this week's bank robbery in East Baton Rouge Parish. Deputies said a tip identified the robber as 46-year-old William Mathis. Investigators said Mathis is originally from Albany, La., but believed to currently be in Florida. Investigators said Mathis... more »
  • France mobilizes 10,000 security forces after attacks

    January 12, 2015 3:40 AM

    PARIS, France - French security forces are mobilizing in their search for what the prime minister called a "probably accomplice" to three days of bloodshed and terror around the capital, as well as to try to ensure the safety of the French people. Manuel Valls said the search is urgent... more »
  • Smoker-stealing suspect sought

    January 9, 2015 3:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies released the name of a man suspected of taking a well-known BBQ pit from a gas station in East Baton Rouge Parish. Deputies said Friday they had an arrest warrant for 46-year-old Kerry Lacoste in connection with the Dec. 28 theft from David's Tiger... more »
  • Man killed in parking lot drug deal

    December 23, 2014 10:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a Baton Rouge man shot in a grocery store parking lot Tuesday night died as a result of his injuries. A Baton Rouge Police spokesperson said 19-year-old Derrell Marquis Hayes was shot during a drug deal in the parking lot next to Choctaw Drive... more »
  • Sheriff: Suspect named in Saturday murder

    November 16, 2014 7:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge deputies say they know who the gunman is in Saturday's murder. Deputies say Marcus Dominique, 22, shot and killed Eric Kinchen, 32, at around 10 a.m. near the corner of Port Drive and GSRI avenue. Kinchen died at the hospital from his injuries.... more »
  • APSO seeks burglary suspect based on Facebook tip

    October 1, 2014 2:16 PM

    DUTCHTOWN - Sheriff's deputies in Ascension Parish are on the lookout for a burglary suspect after he was identified through surveillance photos posted on the APSO Facebook page. Detectives said Ryan Barges, 21, is now a suspect in the burglaries of Dutchtown Middle that happened during the late night... more »
  • Monroe man killed in attempted robbery

    September 29, 2014 7:40 AM

    MONROE - Police say a 29-year-old Monroe man was shot and killed during an attempted robbery. Three men in a vehicle had been approached by three armed men who demanded valuables from them early Sunday morning. When they refused, police say Marcus Montgomery, one of the people in the vehicle,... more »
  • Trooper ambush suspect making manhunt a 'game'

    September 25, 2014 1:51 AM

    CANADENSIS, PA - Authorities say the target of a massive manhunt may be playing a game with law enforcement as he hides in the woods of northeast Pennsylvania. Police say they've caught glimpses of 31-year-old Eric Frein as recently as Tuesday. But they couldn't capture him in the rough terrain.... more »
  • Suspect in student's disappearance caught

    September 24, 2014 7:49 PM

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA- A man wanted in the disappearance of the University of Virginia student is now behind bars. Jesse Matthew was caught on a beach near Galveston, Texas on Tuesday. Police say he was the last person seen with Hannah Graham before she vanished more than a week ago in... more »
  • Bourbon St. shooting suspect pleads not guilty

    August 27, 2014 9:38 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - A Bourbon Street shooting suspect has pleaded not guilty on two charges related to the June 29 gunfight in the French Quarter that fatally wounded one person and injured nine others. Le entered his plea Wednesday. The 21-year-old Le originally was arrested July 4 and booked with... more »
  • Police: St. Louis officers kill suspect with knife

    August 19, 2014 2:37 PM

    ST. LOUIS- St. Louis police say officers shot and killed a 23-year-old man who was wielding a knife and refused to drop it. Police Chief Sam Dotson said officers responded to Tuesday to a store where the man was reported to have stolen energy drinks and a pastry. Dotson... more »
  • Suspect tied to federal raid released from jail check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    July 16, 2014 5:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One of the suspects tied to a federal investigation into money laundering and synthetic marijuana was released from federal custody Wednesday. Ariel Dunn made an initial appearance before Magistrate Judge Stephen Riedlinger, who released her on her own recognizance. He did list numerous provisions that she... more »
  • Suspect wanted in Prescott Road shooting

    July 14, 2014 3:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police have named a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting in Baton Rouge over the weekend, leaving the victim with life-threatening injuries. It happened Sunday night just before nine in the 5600 block of Prescott Road. Police say Jonathan Foster and the victim got into... more »
  • Jindal signs extradition warrant for Bourbon St. suspect

    July 11, 2014 1:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Governor Bobby Jindal signed a warrant Friday to begin the extradition process for Bourbon Street shooting suspect Trung Le, according to the governor's office. Le, 20, was arrested in Mississippi on the afternoon of July 4. He's accused of firing into a New Orleans crowd, injuring... more »
  • Arrest made in shooting of Jennings police officer

    June 24, 2014 11:58 AM

    JENNINGS - A suspect has been arrested in connection with the shooting of a police officer in Jennings. 30-year-old George Lowdins was booked on first degree attempted murder of a police officer, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, resisting an officer by flight, and domestic abuse battery.... more »
  • Libya demands US to handover Benghazi suspect

    June 18, 2014 9:14 AM

    TRIPOLI, Libya - The Libyan government has denied it had prior knowledge of the U.S. capture of a top suspect in the deadly 2012 assault on Americans in Benghazi and demanded his return. In a statement read on television Wednesday, the interim government condemned the seizure of Ahmed Abu Khattala,... more »
  • US seizes Benghazi suspect in deadly Libya attack

    June 17, 2014 10:41 AM

    WASHINGTON - U.S. special forces seized a "key leader" in the deadly Benghazi, Libya, attack and he is on his way to face trial in the U.S. for the fiery assault that killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans, the Obama administration announced Tuesday. It was the first breakthrough... more »
  • Deputies: Murder suspect arrested

    May 11, 2014 10:37 AM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Deputies say they have a suspect in custody from Saturday's murder in Livingston Parish. The Livingston Parish Sheriff's office sent out a tweet Sunday morning saying Jason Wesley Holcombe, 24, was arrested without incident in Denham Springs. Officials believe Holcombe shot and killed a one... more »
  • Bodies found after fire at tennis star's home

    May 8, 2014 5:30 AM

    TAMPA, Fla. - Sheriff's investigators say that four people found dead in a Florida home that burned down had been shot. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that autopsies were still being completed to determine how they died. Col. Donna Lusczynski said the father who lived in the home... more »
  • Cab driver shot, killed during robbery in Gretna

    April 30, 2014 5:43 AM

    GRETNA, La. - Gretna police say three suspects wanted in the death of a 55-year-old cab driver are in custody. Deputy Police Chief Anthony H. Christiana Jr. identified the victim as Blake J. Helmer, a long-time driver for Glenn's Cab Co. He says Helmer was shot several times during a... more »
  • Suspect wanted in ATM robbery

    April 1, 2014 2:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A man wanted for robbing another individual at an ATM in Baton Rouge, is on the loose. It happened around 6 a.m. Tuesday at the Chase Bank ATM in the 3900 block of Plank Road. Detectives say the victim had just received cash from the ATM,... more »
  • Navy: Sailor, civilian suspect killed at Va. base check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    March 25, 2014 7:05 AM

    NORFOLK, Va. - The Navy says a sailor was fatally shot and the lone suspect killed by security aboard a guided-missile destroyer docked at the world's largest naval base. Naval Station Norfolk spokeswoman Terri Davis says the suspect in the late Monday shooting was a civilian who was authorized to... more »
  • Suspect in Washington shooting a former employee

    February 5, 2014 2:26 PM

    VANCOUVER, Wash.- Authorities say a woman accused of shooting and injuring an employee at a Veterans Affairs office in Vancouver, Wash., used to work at the office. The Clark County sheriff's office says another employee wrestled away the gun. The sheriff's office says 46-year-old Deborah A. Lennon contacted 45-year-old Allen... more »
  • EBRSO looking for restaurant burglary suspect

    January 22, 2014 2:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office are searching for a man wanted for breaking into the KFC restaurant on Bluebonnet. Detectives say on January 10 just before 2 a.m., the man threw a large brick through the front glass door, walked in, and tried to... more »
  • BRPD release name of murder suspect

    January 15, 2014 11:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police released the name of a man accused of killing a family member. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said Antonio Baquedano, 37, is wanted for second degree murder. He's accused of hitting Maura Baquedano, 29, in the head with some type of object. Police said... more »
  • Suspect's grandmother details his troubled past check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 21, 2013 4:31 PM

    WALKER- Less than 24 hours after 22-year old Jessie Gordon shot and killed himself as law enforcement tried to arrest him, his grandmother detailed his troubled past. "He had just started getting into trouble again," Loraine Murtishaw said. Murtishaw was horrified to learn her grandson killed himself as... more »
  • EXCLUSIVE: Attempted kidnapping victim's father wants justice check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 20, 2013 10:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An eleven-year-old girl narrowly escaped her would be attacker on Tuesday, and her father wants the suspect behind bars. "He grabbed her and tackled her. She's pretty scrapped up," the victim's father said. "She was hollering for help." Baton Rouge Police are still looking for... more »
  • Lafayette bank robbery suspect arrested in Texas

    November 20, 2013 11:23 AM

    LAFAYETTE - A man wanted for a bank robbery in Lafayette has been arrested in Texas. 20-year-old Tre Lamar Bookard was arrested during a traffic stop near El Paso. Police say Bookard entered a bank on November 8 and gave the teller a note demanding cash. The suspect then... more »
  • Second scamming suspect arrested

    November 18, 2013 12:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A woman accused of scamming a person with Alzheimer's has been arrested. Faye Cooper Smith was taken into custody by the Baker Police Department during a traffic stop. She and Dustin Gant are accused of stealing more than $50,000 from the victim. Police say they... more »
  • Scamming suspect arrested in Baton Rouge

    November 15, 2013 2:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A man accused of scamming victims out of thousands of dollars in the Baton Rouge area, is now behind bars. Deputies arrested Dustin Gant on Friday, following a short foot chase. They say Gant, along with Faye Smith, scammed a 58 year-old victim that was recently... more »
  • Bombing suspect wants to lift prison restrictions

    November 12, 2013 8:14 AM

    BOSTON - Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are headed to court to ask a judge to ease restrictions placed on him in prison as he awaits trial. Tsarnaev's lawyers argued in a motion filed last month that so-called "special administrative measures" are impairing their ability to... more »
  • Grand jury could see weekend shooting

    November 11, 2013 12:00 PM

    LAFAYETTE - The district attorney in Lafayette will decide if the case of a shooter of a kidnapping suspect will go to a grand jury. Twenty-nine-year-old Scott Thomas of Leonville was shot Friday at a vacant house where kidnap victim Bethany Arceneaux was rescued. Arceneaux had been stabbed multiple... more »
  • Police: Deadly shooting may have been payback check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    November 5, 2013 10:33 PM

    PLAQUEMINE - Officers are investigating a murder that could be retaliation to a shooting last month. Plaquemine Police believe Darnell Paige, 39, was shot and killed by a man Monday night on Bourgeois Street. "He was hit three times," Captain Kenny Payne said. Six bullets entered the... more »
  • No reports of injuries in mall shooting

    November 4, 2013 10:36 PM

    PARAMUS, N.J.- There are no reports of injuries after a gunman fired shots at a mall about thirty minutes northwest of New York City Monday night. "Inside the store, all you could see is the man walking ... but you heard the, it sounded like firecrackers, and my associate... more »
  • Suspects found passed out, high on fake pot check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    October 7, 2013 9:29 PM

    PLAQUEMINE - With the help of a stolen device, deputies located two burglary suspects in a matter of hours. "This particular case was easily put together," Iberville Parish Sheriff Brett Stassi said. Monday morning, deputies responded to a burglary at the Shintech facility on River Road. Thieves... more »
  • Second suspect booked in Thibodaux double slaying

    October 7, 2013 2:28 PM

    THIBODAUX- Thibodaux police have arrested a second person they believe was involved in a September double shooting. 18-year-old Brian Jones, of Thibodaux, was arrested and booked with principal to the killings of 19-year-old Tre Scott and 27-year-old Jordy Williams, both of Thibodaux. Their bodies were discovered inside a parked car... more »
  • Tangipahoa deputies look for shooting suspect

    October 7, 2013 11:58 AM

    TANGIPAHOA - Deputies in Tangipahoa Parish are looking for a suspect in a weekend shooting at Club 81 in the Village of Tangipahoa. A 20-year-old man was shot in the leg in the parking lot of the club early Saturday morning. Deputies say 21-year-old Raymond Brown is suspected... more »
  • Victim arms self, fights back check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    October 4, 2013 10:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Three people were arrested, accused of terrorizing a neighborhood near LSU Friday. "It was probably the craziest moment of my life," a victim told WBRZ News 2. "It was very, very intense." Early Friday morning, one of the suspects followed a victim to a home... more »
  • Final suspect arrested in gang rape

    September 30, 2013 10:08 PM

    ROSELAND- The final person wanted for a violent attack on a 13-year-old girl in a trailer known as "The Trapper" turned himself in to authorities Monday evening. The police department said Tevin Smith surrendered as officers were planning to go after him. Smith and five others are accused... more »
  • Mayor plans meeting about trailer where gang rape happened

    September 26, 2013 10:32 PM

    ROSELAND- The mayor of this small Tangipahoa Parish community told the town council Thursday, she will meet with the pastor who runs the church that shares property with a trailer known as "The Trapper" that was the scene of a gruesome attack on a 13-year-old girl recently. The teenager... more »
  • Leaders want trailer where gang rape happened towed out of town

    September 25, 2013 10:40 PM

    ROSELAND- City leaders plan to discuss an abandoned trailer that was the scene of a violent attack on a young girl recently. The unidentified 13-year-old was gang raped by six boys : three juveniles and three over 17. Police said the group coerced the teenager into the empty trailer,... more »
  • One wanted, five accused in gang rape of teenage girl check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    September 24, 2013 10:15 PM

    ROSELAND- People in this small, central Tangipahoa Parish town are dealing with a heinous crime; six young men accused of gang raping a 13-year-old girl. Two have been arrested, three juveniles face processing through the parish's juvenile detention program, and a sixth is at large after the crime days... more »
  • Man faces additional rape charges

    September 20, 2013 10:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE- An LSU law student faces additional charges related to a rape investigation. Deputies said Friday, Abdellatif Devol raped his victim an additional time at her apartment after the initial attack and added more rape charges. Devol was already in jail for the first charge. Investigators believe... more »
  • BRPD investigating deadly stabbing

    September 14, 2013 5:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police say the body of a 57-year-old man was found in his home after being stabbed to death early Saturday. Cedric Hamilton's body was found lying on the kitchen floor of his house at 8853 Edwin St. around 3 a.m. Police say a... more »
  • Police looking for Happy's suspect

    September 12, 2013 11:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police asked for the public's help identifying a man caught on surveillance cameras stealing from a Baton Rouge pub. Detectives said the man stole money from Happy's Irish Pub on Third Street around 12:45 a.m. on June 22. Anyone with information about the man's identity... 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 »
  • Suspect shot by police out of the hospital

    August 21, 2013 4:15 PM

    GONZALES - Police said a man shot after a confrontation with one of their officers this weekend is out of the hospital and on his way to jail. Sgt. Steven Nethken with Gonzales Police said Daniel West, 33, was being interviewed by their detectives and deputies from the Ascension... more »
  • Robbery suspect shot by police expected to survive check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    August 19, 2013 12:24 PM

    GONZALES - Investigators said an armed robbery suspect shot in a confrontation with Gonzales Police is in critical but stable condition, and expected to survive. Sgt. Steven Nethken said Daniel West, 33, was shot through the neck Sunday night by Sgt. Gary Ferrari, an 11-year veteran of the force,... more »
  • Murdered woman's family hopes arrests bring closure check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    August 15, 2013 10:16 PM

    ROBERT - A family is feeling heartache and vindication after two people were charged with a woman's murder a decade ago. Debbie Lindsey was stabbed to death near her home in Amite in 2003. For years, Tangipahoa Sheriff's Office detectives failed to find a solid suspect and the case... more »
  • Slaying suspect extradited to Louisiana from Mich.

    August 13, 2013 2:11 PM

    ONTONAGON, Mich. - A man wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in Baton Rouge has been extradited to Louisiana from Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The Daily Mining Gazette in Houghton reports that Mason Chiapuzio was turned over Monday to law enforcement officials from Louisiana. Ontonagon County Sheriff Dale... more »
  • Suspect in 2 RI homicides found; tot still missing

    August 11, 2013 3:06 PM

    JOHNSTON, R.I. - Massachusetts State Police say the suspect in a double homicide and kidnapping in Rhode Island has been captured, but the toddler is still missing. State police spokesman Dave Procopio tells WPRI-TV that Malcolm Crowell was apprehended Sunday afternoon in Fall River after a nationwide Amber Alert was... more »
  • 4 dead, 4 wounded in Dallas-area shootings

    August 8, 2013 7:45 AM

    DALLAS - Four people have been killed and four wounded in a pair of Dallas-area shootings and the suspected gunman is in custody. DeSoto police Cpl. Melissa Franks says charges are pending Thursday against Erbie Bowser. She has no details about the suspect who was caught in DeSoto, about... more »
  • Man arrested for church heist

    August 5, 2013 10:48 PM

    INDEPENDENCE- Sheriff's deputies in Tangipahoa Parish are looking into if a suspect accused of stealing items from a church is connected to any other heists. Michael Brister was arrested. He faces charges for thefts at UPC Church. Deputies arrested Brister during a traffic stop after he was spotted... more »
  • Officer arrested for hitting suspect has troubled career check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    August 1, 2013 4:50 PM

    WALKER - A Walker Police officer accused of hitting a rape suspect while they were in custody recently ran into trouble with past law enforcement agencies for using excessive force. Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputies arrested James Dipuma, 32, after they said he hit Raymond Robison, 19, while Robison was... more »
  • Hearing reset for suspect in Mother's Day shooting

    July 11, 2013 9:27 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - After two delays in recent weeks, a hearing is again set for a suspect in a shooting spree that left 20 people injured on Mother's Day in New Orleans. 24-year-old Shawn Scott was set for a Thursday preliminary hearing before a magistrate at the city's criminal... more »
  • Boston Marathon bombing suspect pleads not guilty

    July 10, 2013 2:55 PM

    BOSTON- Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has pleaded not guilty to 30 counts including use of a weapon of mass destruction to kill. He entered the plea Wednesday in federal court in Boston. Federal prosecutors are weighing whether to pursue the death penalty for the 19-year-old... more »
  • Alleged bomber heads for 1st public court hearing

    July 10, 2013 10:10 AM

    BOSTON - There's a heavy police presence at the federal courthouse in Boston where accused bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will make his first court appearance later today. The courthouse is expected to be jammed for the arraignment, with some space reserved for families of the bombing victims. By early... 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 »
  • Police bust attempted murder suspect, find others smoking pot check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    June 24, 2013 9:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A police raid to catch an attempted murder suspect caught several men, including the suspect, smoking marijuana in broad daylight authorities said. Monday, Baton Rouge officers arrested Steaphon Harris,28, for shooting a man at 1819 N. Marque Ann three days earlier. Police said Harris was... 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 »
  • Five arrested, suspect sought in Geismar murder

    June 11, 2013 11:26 AM

    GEISMAR - Five arrests have been made and a sixth suspect is being sought in the investigation of a murder last week in Geismar. 20-year-old Bernard Solomon was found last Wednesday lying in the intersection of Ellem Road and Stevenson Road with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to... more »
  • Murder suspect accidentally released

    June 7, 2013 1:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A murder suspect set for trial next month was released from Parish Prison Thursday because of a clerical error. He had surrendered to authorities by midday Friday. Cardale Green faces trial in July in the January 2011 killing of Derrick Casey on Gracie Street. He and another... more »
  • Murder suspect sought in Jade Avenue shooting

    June 6, 2013 11:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for a suspected murderer after a shooting last night on Jade Avenue. They say the suspect shot one man in the chest and fired at another man. 19 year old Franklin Lara was found in a pickup truck with... more »

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