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  • 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 »
  • Suspect wanted in stolen credit card case

    June 5, 2013 2:31 PM

    ZACHARY - A woman accused in a stolen credit card case is now being sought by police in Zachary. Police say around May 12 a purse containing several credit cards was stolen from Lane Regional Medical Center. The cards were later used to buy a number of gift cards... more »
  • Victim, suspect identified in Denham Springs murder

    June 3, 2013 2:19 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Sheriff's deputies identified the victim of a deadly shooting in Livingston Parish this weekend. Investigators arrested Wayne Matherne, 65, of Denham Springs after they said he shot and killed William Mixon, 65, of Baton Rouge Sunday night. Deputies said they were called to Caraway Road... more »
  • Suspect in St. John deputy ambush pleads guilty

    May 22, 2013 9:27 AM

    EDGARD - One of the suspects charged in the deadly ambush last August that claimed the lives of two St. John Parish sheriff's deputies and the wounding of two others has pleaded guilty. Derrick Smith, the younger brother of suspected gunman Brian Smith and son of Terry Smith, who... more »
  • Suspect in deadly bar fight surrenders to police

    May 21, 2013 3:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a man wanted for murder after a bar fight in Baton Rouge turned himself in to detectives earlier today. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely with Baton Rouge Police said Andres Gonzales, 27, faces second-degree murder charges in the death of Raphael Domino Jr., 39, earlier this... more »
  • Suspect sought in rape near LSU

    May 20, 2013 3:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives are investigating a rape reported over the weekend near the LSU campus. Investigators say around 2:30 a.m. Saturday, the 25-year-old victim was standing outside her home between Nicholson and Burbank when she was approached by a man with a knife. She says the man... more »
  • Police: Brother of parade shooting suspect arrested

    May 16, 2013 12:35 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Police say they have arrested a second suspect in the shooting that injured 20 people at a parade on Mother's Day. Police Chief Ronal Serpas identified the second suspect as 24-year-old Shawn Scott, brother of 19-year-old Akein Scott. Akein Scott was arrested Wednesday night. Serpas says Shawn... more »
  • Suspect faces 20 charges in Mother's Day shooting

    May 16, 2013 9:07 AM

    NEW ORLEANS- Jail records show that the suspect in a Mother's Day parade shooting that wounded 19 people faces 20 charges of attempted second-degree murder. Nineteen-year-old Akein Scott was arrested Wednesday night in the Little Woods section of New Orleans. He was already facing a gun and drug possession charge... more »
  • Bond increased for suspect in family attack Play Video

    May 15, 2013 12:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A judge increased the bond for a man accused in an attack this past weekend in which police say he told the victim they were in the "wrong neighborhood." Judge Lou Daniel increased the bond for Donald Dickerson to $55,000 after he was given an additional... more »
  • Colorado shootings suspect to enter insanity plea

    May 7, 2013 4:41 PM

    DENVER - Lawyers for the man accused of killing 12 people and injuring 70 in a Colorado movie theater say he wants to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity. Attorneys for James Holmes said in a court filing Tuesday they plan to formally ask for the... more »
  • Murder suspect surrenders to deputies

    May 6, 2013 11:54 AM

    NEW ROADS - Sheriff's deputies said the suspect in a murder this weekend in Pointe Coupee Parish surrendered to investigators today. Investigators said Joshua Louis, 25, will be booked into the parish jail this afternoon. Deputies said Louis shot and killed Damon Brown, 36, around 1:30 a.m. Sunday.... more »
  • Funeral home: No one wants to bury bomb suspect

    May 4, 2013 10:39 AM

    BOSTON - A Massachusetts funeral home director is scrambling to find a cemetery that will bury a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings. Worcester funeral home owner Peter Stefan has 26-year-old Tamerlan Tsarnaev's body. He says protesters have gathered outside his business, upset with his decision to handle the funeral.... more »
  • BRPD: BR murder suspect arrested in Michigan

    May 4, 2013 10:26 AM

    IRONWOOD, Mich. - Authorities in Michigan's Upper Peninsula have arrested a 19-year-old man wanted on a first-degree murder charge in Louisiana. Michigan State police say the Upper Peninsula native was arrested Friday at a home in Ironwood Township, near the Michigan-Wisconsin border. Baton Rouge Police say his name is Mason... more »
  • Bank robbery suspect arrested at airport

    April 30, 2013 11:42 AM

    METAIRIE - Jefferson Parish sheriff's deputies say a man returning to the area was arrested at Louis Armstrong International Airport for a Metairie bank robbery earlier in April. The Times-Picayune reports 33-year-old Bruce Padilla was booked Monday for a bank robbery on April 12. Col. John Fortunato says authorities caught... more »
  • More charges coming for marathon bombing suspect

    April 23, 2013 10:16 AM

    BOSTON - He's already been charged with using a weapon of mass destruction, in the Boston Marathon bombings -- but more charges are ahead for Dzokhar Tsarnaev. State prosecutors expect to charge him separately in the killing of an MIT police officer who was shot in his cruiser Thursday night... more »
  • Bombing suspect charged, could face death penalty

    April 22, 2013 3:19 PM

    BOSTON- Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been charged with using a weapon of mass destruction to kill, and he could face the death penalty if convicted. Tsarnaev, 19, was accused by federal prosecutors of joining with his older brother to set off the two pressure-cooker bombs that sprayed... more »
  • Nicaragua detains US most-wanted suspect

    April 22, 2013 3:05 PM

    MANAGUA, Nicaragua- Police in Nicaragua have detained one of the FBI's ten most-wanted fugitives. Child-porn suspect, Eric Justin Toth, was detained near the Honduran border. Toth is a fomer elementary school teacher in Washington D.C. and now faces accusations he possessed and produced child pornography. He lost... more »
  • FBI: No ricin found in home of Mississippi suspect

    April 22, 2013 2:16 PM

    OXFORD, Miss.- Investigators say they haven't found any ricin in the house of a Mississippi man accused of mailing poisoned letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator and a local judge. A search of Paul Kevin Curtis' house in Corinth, Miss., did not turn up ricin or ingredients for... more »
  • Streets deserted in an uneasy Boston

    April 19, 2013 3:34 PM

    BOSTON - It's been far from a normal Friday in Boston and the surrounding area, as thousands of officers with rifles and armored vehicles swarm the streets. They're continuing the search for a 19-year-old college student who is wanted in the Boston Marathon bombing. Boston and some of its suburbs... more »
  • Police: One Boston suspect dead, other still at large

    April 19, 2013 4:35 AM

    WATERTOWN, Mass. - Police say one of two suspects in the shooting of a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer is dead and a massive manhunt is underway for another, who is believed to be tied to the Boston Marathon bombing. Shortly after the MIT officer was shot dead... more »
  • MIT: Campus clear after police officer's shooting

    April 19, 2013 2:33 AM

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Police at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology say a suspect in the fatal shooting of an officer is no longer on campus. No arrests have been made in the MIT officer's shooting. The shooter is being sought. But MIT said Friday on its website it's... more »
  • Feds deny reports of Boston bombing arrest

    April 17, 2013 2:05 PM

    BOSTON - Police and reporters have converged on the federal courthouse in Boston -- amid conflicting reports on whether a suspect is in custody in the bombings that killed three people and wounded more than 170 at the Boston Marathon. Several media outlets had reported earlier in the day that... more »
  • Boston police: No one in custody in race blasts

    April 15, 2013 5:14 PM

    BOSTON - Boston police say no suspect has been taken into custody in connection with the explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Police Commissioner Edward Davis also says that the fire at a library a few miles away and more than an hour later doesn't appear to... more »
  • Texas college stabbing suspect heads to court

    April 11, 2013 8:52 AM

    HOUSTON - A man accused of stabbing more than a dozen people at a Houston-area college is set to make his first court appearance since being charged in the attack. 20-year-old Dylan Quick is charged with three counts of aggravated assault in the Tuesday attack at Lone Star Community... more »
  • Suspect arrested in 2004 murder case

    April 10, 2013 9:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives say a 34-year-old man is in custody and faces murder charges in the death of Louis Davis nearly seven years ago. Davis was killed in a drive-by shooting in August 2004 along Airline Hwy. Police say he was the passenger in a car that... more »
  • BRPD officers stabbed, suspect killed

    April 8, 2013 1:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police are investigating the stabbing of two of its officers this afternoon. Cpl. Tommy Stubbs said the officers were stabbed after getting in the middle of a dispute between two people at 129 N. 24th Street shortly after 1 p.m. Monday. Stubbs said... more »
  • Suspect identified in robbery, rape

    March 27, 2013 3:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police released the name of a man wanted in Baton Rouge for armed robbery and aggravated rape. Cpl. Tommy Stubbs said investigators were looking for Tyrone Lentrell Pope, 20, in connection with an incident early Saturday morning. Stubbs said just after midnight on March 23... more »
  • Third suspect in Addis murder caught by U. S. Marshals

    March 21, 2013 4:36 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - The U. S. Marshals Service said they caught up with a third person today charged in connection with a murder in Addis. Marshals arrested Corey Knox in New Orleans Thursday. Investigators considered him the "most dangerous" of the three people suspected of killing Corey Kitts, who... more »
  • Burglary suspect sought in Gonzales

    March 18, 2013 1:15 PM

    GONZALES - Police in Gonzales released the name of a man wanted for stealing from vehicles parked a city store. Sgt. Steven Nethken said officers had a warrant for Sammy Saed Salman, 22, on suspicion of theft, simple burglary of vehicles, and possession of stolen things. Nethken said... more »
  • Judge OKs medication for Colorado shooting suspect

    March 11, 2013 2:28 PM

    DENVER- The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case says defendant James Holmes can be medicated for interviews by psychiatrists if he pleads not guilty by reason of insanity. Judge William Sylvester says that Holmes also could be given a polygraph examination as part of an evaluation to determine if... more »
  • Schools locked down during suspect search

    February 18, 2013 10:17 AM

    SPRINGFIELD - Deputies in Livingston Parish locked down schools in Springfield this morning after a robbery suspect was seen near the school grounds. Superintendent John Watson said Springfield's elementary, middle and high schools were all put on "partial lockdown" because of the search this morning. The partial lockdown limits... more »

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