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  • BRPD: Man wanted for stabbing

    April 10, 2014 9:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police need your help to find a man wanted for attempted murder. 46-year-old Vyron Cater is accused of stabbing another man in his chest during an altercation outside of a club. According to BRPD, the knife narrowly missed his heart. Anyone with information on Carter's... 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 »
  • Police identify suspect in deadly tire iron attack

    February 19, 2014 9:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police issued an arrest warrant for a 23-year-old Wednesday night, accused in a murder that happened on January 1st. Police are looking for James Dean. Investigators said he killed Michael Taylor, 53, with a tire tool. Detectives believe the two got into a fight on Convention... more »
  • Mom of truant kids skips truancy meeting Play Video

    February 13, 2014 7:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A woman in trouble with the law for the truancy of her kids defied authorities again Thursday. Kenyetta Criss is wanted for allowing her kids to miss a combined 137 days of school. She was suppose to meet with East Baton Rouge truancy administrators but... more »
  • UPDATE: Man wanted for murder of teen

    February 8, 2014 11:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police are searching for an 18-year-old accused of shooting another teenager on South 15th Street. Investigators said Corey Scott is wanted for killing 18-year-old Marvin Thomas on Friday, Feb. 7. A witness told News 2's Troy Gaulden that Thomas was on the way to... more »
  • Police make presence known after 4th assault, invasion Play Video

    January 17, 2014 2:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Friday night there was an obvious presence by Baton Rouge Police officers after a fourth home invasion and sexual assault was reported. The latest attack happened earlier in the day, between 2 a.m. and 3 a.m. It was the third incident in the city this week.... more »
  • Woman wanted in connection with theft in Livingston Parish

    January 16, 2014 3:11 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS- Detectives with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office are asking for help in identifying a woman wanted for questioning in connection with an ongoing theft case. In October, a theft complaint was made at a home on Burgess Avenue in Denham Springs, involving a large amount of missing... more »
  • Suspects wanted for theft in Baton Rouge

    January 14, 2014 2:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are on the lookout for a number of individuals wanted for theft. Detectives say the individuals were seen in the Cortana Walmart making purchases with stolen checks. They say the checks were taken from a vehicular burglary. If... more »
  • Christmas Eve robber wanted

    December 24, 2013 10:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police are looking for the person who held up a gas station near downtown on Christmas Eve. The man had his hand inside a green book bag, acting like he was armed, when he demanded money from the clerk at the Chevron on St. Ferdinand Street around... more »
  • Suspects wanted in fast food attempted robbery

    December 3, 2013 2:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police are investigating an attempted robbery of a fast food restaurant in Baton Rouge. Police say two men walked into the McDonald's in the 5200 block of Florida Boulevard just after midnight with guns, and demanded personal items. The suspects then took off on foot before... more »
  • Mom wanted after doing cocaine, killing unborn child

    November 13, 2013 10:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police have issued an arrest warrant for a mother who said she snorted cocaine while she was pregnant and her unborn child died. Police said Princess Beachem delivered a stillborn seven months into her pregnancy after being rushed to an area hospital with abdominal pain. Doctors could... more »
  • Suspects wanted for credit card theft in Baton Rouge Play Video

    November 12, 2013 3:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police in Baton Rouge are asking for your help in identifying suspects wanted for credit card theft. Detectives say the individuals were seen on surveillance video, inside an area Walmart on November 3 around 6:24 a.m. making purchases with a stolen credit card. They say the... more »
  • BR native wanted for pushing illegal injections

    October 30, 2013 10:52 PM

    NEW ORLEANS- What police describe as a transgender entertainer is wanted for negligent injury and practicing medicine without a license. Armani Nicole Davenport is from Baton Rouge, but travels the southeast attending pageants police said in a news release Wednesday. Investigators said Davenport administers silicone injections illegally across... more »
  • LPSO needs help finding wanted man

    October 10, 2013 3:24 PM

    Denham Springs- Deputies with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office are asking for your help in finding a wanted man. Venton Bargas, 37 from Denham Springs, is wanted for Felony Theft and Aggravated Assault. Bargas was last seen driving a red Chevy Silverado Extended Cab Pick-up truck. He... more »
  • Man wanted for robbing Baton Rouge convenience store

    September 5, 2013 2:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are asking for your help in identifying a man accused of robbing a local convenience store. It happened at the Circle K on Government Street on August 22 around 9:20 a.m. Detectives say the suspect walked into the... more »
  • Baker PD looking for man who tried to snatch teen Play Video

    September 2, 2013 11:11 PM

    BAKER- Police here have asked surrounding police agencies to assist in the search for a potential attempted abduction suspect. Police Chief Mike Knaps said his department received word that a 15-year-old girl was almost snatched walking home from the library Monday afternoon. "She thought it was open, and... more »
  • Man wanted for exposing himself in Baton Rouge bookstore

    August 22, 2013 2:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police release a photo today of a man they said exposed himself recently at a Baton Rouge bookstore. Detectives said the man did it the afternoon of July 28 while at the Barnes and Noble on Citiplace. They said he was a black male wearing... more »
  • Man wanted in Gonzales attempted bank robbery

    August 7, 2013 2:38 PM

    GONZALES - Police in Gonzales are on the lookout for a man wanted for an apparent attempted bank robbery. They say around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, the subject walked into the Capitol One on South Burnside Avenue and wrote something on a deposit slip. Investigators say after standing in... more »
  • Suspect surrenders in Carolyn Sue Drive murder

    August 1, 2013 10:32 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police said a man wanted in connection with a deadly deadly shooting Wednesday surrendered to investigators today. Cpl. Don Coppola said Devante Courtney surrendered to a warrant for murder in the death of Gregory Short. Investigators said Short was shot in the neck during a... more »
  • Alderman's son surrenders on rape charge

    July 16, 2013 10:02 PM

    CLINTON- Police said a man, wanted for rape, turned himself in Tuesday night. Clovis Matthews, Jr. surrendered more than 24-hours since a wanted poster was released with his name and picture. He is wanted in connection with the attack of a 13-year-old girl. Matthews is the son... more »
  • Ethel man wanted for rape

    July 15, 2013 3:02 PM

    CLINTON - Sheriff's deputies released the name of a man accused of aggravated rape in East Feliciana Parish who they say is on the loose. The East Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office asked for any information from the public on the whereabouts of 33-year-old Clovis Matthews Jr. of Ethel. ... more »
  • Gun-toting woman wanted for intersection tirade

    June 18, 2013 8:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Deputies are looking for a woman who, it appears, couldn't hold her temper, and made some outlandish remarks at a stop light. A spokesperson for the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office said Crystal Renee Price, 25, got out of her car on Greenwell Street at Silverleaf,... more »
  • Sheriff's deputies searching for rape suspect

    June 18, 2013 11:47 AM

    GONZALES - Deputies in Ascension Parish asked for the public's help finding a man wanted for raping a young girl. Chief Deputy Tony Bacala released a photo of Justo Venegas, 31, who's wanted for forcible rape of a juvenile. Bacala said on June 9 deputies were called out... more »
  • Man wanted for leaving work release job at candy factory

    June 17, 2013 10:25 PM

    PONCHATOULA- Deputies are searching for a man who walked away from his work release job Monday. Tederick Bessie left the Elmer's Chocolate factory about 6 a.m. deputies said. Bessie was in prison for simple robbery and is classified as a non-violent offender. He was scheduled for release in... 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 »
  • Man wanted for murder in Baton Rouge

    May 20, 2013 2:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man accused of killing another man in a fight is wanted by Baton Rouge Police. Police say 27 year-old Andres Gonzalez punched Raphael Domino Jr. while the two fought at Club End Zone on Plank Road on May 5th. Domino then fell to the... more »
  • LSU Police looking for ID in campus sexual battery incident

    April 22, 2013 4:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police at LSU are trying to identify a man for questioning related to an incident at the college's UREC. Police said the questioning is related to a sexual battery investigation. Sexual battery is described as inappropriate, unwarranted touching. If you recognize the man pictured, you... more »
  • Burglary suspect last seen in Baton Rouge

    April 5, 2013 2:35 PM

    COTTONPORT - Authorities in Avoyelles Parish are on the lookout for a man wanted in a string of burglaries in Cottonport. Police issued an arrest warrant for 20 year-old Devon Demouy. Investigators said he's known to be in Baton Rouge with Lashonda Williams. Their last known address is... more »
  • Police, U. S. Marshals arrest four in warrant roundup

    March 27, 2013 3:15 PM

    SLIDELL - Police and U. S. Marshals in Slidell arrested four wanted felons during a warrant roundup in the city today, but are still looking for two other suspects. Authorities arrested the following people: Beaux Guidry, 20 - wanted by NOPD for kidnapping and robbery Arthur Newcomb, 17... more »
  • One arrested, one at large in deadly beating

    March 20, 2013 2:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Police arrested one of two men today wanted in connection with a deadly beating. Cpl. Tommy Stubbs said the police Special Response Team arrested Shedrick L. Lobrano, 51, after locating him at his residence. Police had warrants for Lobrano and his son, 24-year-old Shedrick Demond... more »
  • Police still looking for thief who got taste of own medicine

    February 25, 2013 10:53 PM

    ST. GABRIEL- Police released another frame of surveillance video Monday, showing a man who tried to hold-up a grocery store Friday. The two employees working at the time fought back, even when the man pulled out a gun. Police believe the man had a getaway driver. They found... more »
  • Work-release inmate wanted after leaving job

    February 18, 2013 4:58 PM

    JACKSON- A work-release inmate walked away from his job Monday, the second time in a week that the East Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office has had the task of locating a trusty. Most recently, Frankie New, 40, left a body shop where he was assigned to work on Highway 10.... more »
  • Man wanted for domestic abuse in Ascension Parish

    February 5, 2013 2:53 PM

    DONALDSONVILLE - A man accused of forcing his way into his girlfriend's home in Ascension Parish, then attacking her, is on the run this afternoon. Deputies say Romel Julien, of Donaldsonville, got into a fight with his girlfriend when she was able to get away and dial 911. ... more »
  • Police: man wanted in Baton Rouge for rape, incest

    January 4, 2013 1:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police are looking for a man, accused of rape and incest. Investigators said Eric Jason Atwell is wanted for the crimes that happened in city limits between February 2010 and November 2010. Police did not release specifics about what happened. "Atwell is wanted for aggravated... more »
  • Two teens wanted for holdup at busy Wal-Mart

    January 3, 2013 9:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Deputies are looking for two men who robbed people with a gun at a popular shopping center late Wednesday night. According to investigators, the pair approached people getting into their vehicles in the parking lot of the Wal-Mart on College Drive. One of the men had a... more »
  • WANTED: Authorities searching for accused burglar/sex offender Play Video

    November 11, 2012 7:44 PM

    ASCENSION PARISH- Ascension Parish Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a wanted fugitive they believe is responsible for breaking into a house in St. Amant. Shane Medine took off after the robbery and hasn't been seen since. Guns and jewelry were stolen. Deputies said nearly $30,000 worth of items was... more »
  • Fugitive wanted in Ascension Parish

    November 8, 2012 2:34 PM

    Gonzales- Police in Gonzales are asking for your help in finding Damon Williams. Williams is wanted for principal to attempted second degree murder and discharge of a weapon within the city limits. This stems from an investgation into a shooting on Halloween night in the parking lot of Mike's... more »
  • Police release details on Tuesday afternoon shooting

    October 16, 2012 10:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A man is in critical condition after being shot Tuesday evening. Police said the victim was shot numerous times and the shooter got away. It happened just after 5:00 p.m. at an apartment complex in the 600 block of Sharp. Investigators said they do not... more »
  • Suspect wanted for murder in Baton Rouge

    September 7, 2012 3:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police issued an arrest warrant fo 32-year-old Jermaine Williams today. Williams is accused of shooting and killing David Atkins, as Atkins walked on the sidewalk in the 2700 block of Appleton Street on September 5. Williams is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone... more »
  • La. man wanted for shootings arrested in Alabama

    August 2, 2012 2:33 PM

    AMITE, La. - A Hammond man sought in a double shooting in Tangipahoa Parish has been arrested in Huntsville, Ala., the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office says. Deputies tell The Advocate that Brandon Francois, 18, was taken into custody Wednesday night on second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder charges in the... more »
  • Man wanted for six attempted murder charges

    July 30, 2012 7:04 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - Sheriff's deputies asked the public for help finding a shooting suspect out of Prairieville wanted for six counts of attempted murder. Major Kevin Hanna with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office said deputies are looking for Matthew Paul "Smokey" Simon, 32, in connection with a shooting this past... more »
  • Robber to store clerk: "I'll blow your brains out"

    July 17, 2012 9:43 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police are looking for a guy who told a store clerk to give him the money in a register or he'd "blow her brains out." Investigators said it happened the morning of July 13th at the Valero Gas Station on Perkins Road, near Essen. The clerk ran... more »
  • Man wanted for drug possession in Baton Rouge

    June 25, 2012 2:25 PM

    East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for Donovan Jackson, 37, of 822 Terrace Street after they discovered 31.8 grams of crack cocaine inside his home on June 19th. Jackson was not home at the time the search warrant was executed. Anyone with information concerning this incident or... more »
  • Suspect wanted in attempted murder

    June 22, 2012 6:24 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A man remains in critical condition this morning after being shot multiple times along Greenwell Springs Rd. It happened Thursday evening in the parking lot of the old Sears warehouse. Baton Rouge Police described the 25-year-old's injuries as life threatening, but say he is expected... more »
  • Women wanted for questioning in LSU armed robbery

    June 13, 2012 4:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Police released more photos of women they want to question in connection with an armed robbery on the university campus. Capt. Cory Lalonde said the night of May 29, a man with a gun robbed a student near Pleasant Hall on Highland Road. Later, surveillance... more »
  • WANTED: Police searching for accused shooter

    June 10, 2012 4:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Baton Rouge Police are searching for 19-year old Jeremy Payne in connection to a shooting that happened Saturday in broad daylight. According to investigators, Payne shot and killed Curtis Mitchell after a fight in the 5300 block of Paige Street. Investigators believe the shooting was drug... more »
  • Woman wanted for using stolen debit card

    June 4, 2012 11:10 AM

    ZACHARY - Police in Zachary are looking for a woman accused of stealing items from stores. Police say the woman pictured made several purchases at a Walmart and Walgreens in Zachary with a stolen debit card. They say the debit card was stolen from a Walmart in Baker after... more »
  • Most wanted sex offenders in Baton Rouge Play Video

    April 26, 2012 8:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Authorities say there are more than two dozen sex offenders in Baton Rouge breaking the law, again. This time it's for not following the laws that apply after they get out of prison. News 2 highlighted two of Baton Rouge's most wanted sex offenders Thursday night... more »
  • Burglary suspects wanted in Assumption Parish

    April 26, 2012 3:14 PM

    LABADIEVILLE - The Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in solving recent Burglaries in the Labadieville area. Detectives say the suspects broke into the American Legion Hall, Knights of Columbus Hall and the St. Philomena Church Thrift Store. The suspects took over $200 dollars... more »
  • Suspect wanted in Gonzales bank robbery

    April 26, 2012 2:47 PM

    Gonzales- A man wanted for robbing a bank in Gonzales is on the loose, and police are asking for your help in identifying him. Officers say just before 5 Monday evening, a man walked into the American Gateway Bank, and gave a note to the teller demanding money. ... more »
  • WBRZ receives tips about missing sex offenders live Play Video

    April 26, 2012 11:30 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities need your help tracking down missing sex offenders in the Baton Rouge area. We'll show you pictures of missing sex offenders in our area who police have been trying to find but have not had any luck. You might have seen one of these... more »
  • Suspects wanted in Columbus Dunn murder

    March 6, 2012 12:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police are looking for two people wanted in connection with a murder in Baton Rouge. Jordan Tate, 17, and Lashonda Sanford, 23, are wanted for first degree murder and armed robbery. Jeremy Stewart, 25, was shot and killed during an apparent drug deal yesterday in the... more »
  • Man wanted for credit card theft in Baton Rouge

    February 9, 2012 2:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge detectives sent out a press release today asking the public to to identify a suspect wanted for theft and then using a stolen credit card. On Jan. 22, a suspect reached through a woman's car window and as she was sitting in the parking... more »
  • Suspect wanted in big screen TV thefts

    January 31, 2012 2:40 PM

    The Gonzales Police Department is asking for your help in identifying a suspected shoplifter. Police say a man committed snatch and grabs of large screen television from area stores. They say after stealing the televisions, he then took off in a dark colored, late 90's model, Honda Accord.... more »
  • Man wanted in Slidell kidnappings

    December 29, 2011 9:02 AM

    SLIDELL - Police are searching for a man who they believe is responsible for three kidnappings in Slidell. On Monday, a young woman was carjacked at gunpoint in the Big Lots parking area on Gause Blvd. Police say the suspect eventually released her, but not before having her... more »
  • Three men wanted for grocery store robbery

    December 22, 2011 12:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Three men robbed a grocery store on Choctaw Drive Wednesday morning and police are asking the public for help identifying them. Descriptions of the suspects are: 1. black male, 5'7", dark skinned, slim build, 18-19 years old, wearing light colored hoodie and khaki pants ... more »
  • Sketch of wanted rapist released Play Video

    December 1, 2011 1:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - BRPD released a sketch Thursday of the rapist authorities believe committed two assaults in the LSU area over the past two weeks. The suspect is described as an Hispanic male in his 20's, 5'5"-5'8", thin to medium build, wavy hair, driving an older model, maroon or... more »
  • Suspect wanted in cemetery robbery

    October 27, 2011 9:12 AM

    Authorities in Assumption Parish are on the lookout for a man wanted for robbing an elderly man at a cemetery. Deputies say 88 year old victim was working in the cemetery at the St. Ann Catholic Church in Napoleonville, when he was attacked from behind. They say the... more »
  • Teen arrested, another wanted in Assumption Parish shooting

    June 8, 2011 2:21 PM

    One teen is under arrest, while another is on the loose after a fight turned into a shooting in Assumption Parish. It happened in the 3000 block of Highway 1 in Labadieville. Deputies say 18 year-old Matilda Amos got into a argument, after she demanded $60 which was... more »
  • Trio wanted in vehicle burglaries in Baton Rouge

    April 11, 2011 2:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities are looking for three people in connection with a number of vehicle burglaries that have been reported in East Baton Rouge Parish. Major Lawrence McLeary said the three are suspected of breaking into numerous vehicles around the Shenandoah and Old Jefferson area between April 4... more »
  • Suspects wanted in carjacking near LSU

    April 7, 2011 2:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police are on the lookout for two men wanted in a carjacking near the LSU campus. It happened around 6:30 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Dalrymple Drive at East Lakeshore. Police say a 16 year-old was in his car at the red... more »
  • Suspects wanted for burglary in Tangipahoa Parish

    March 31, 2011 2:34 PM

    PONCHATOULA -Authorities with the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office are asking for your help, regarding information with an aggravated burglary. Deputies say two men forced their way into a home on North 11th Street in Ponchatoula on March 30. They say one of the men pointed a gun at... more »
  • Man wanted for misapplication of payments in Tangipahoa Parish

    March 29, 2011 2:20 PM

    AMITE - Authorities in Tangipahoa Parish are on the lookout for a man accused of the misapplication of payments in the amount of $96,000. Deputies say Pirvu Marrian, of Gonzales, neglected to pay sub-contractors and local suppliers for the items purchased to complete a construction job for a resident... more »
  • Shooting suspect wanted

    March 25, 2011 9:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A man is on the run after allegedly trying to kill a man. Last weekend officers stopped a vehicle that was speeding toward them, the driver told police he was being shot at near I-110 at Fuqua Street. The driver was not injured. Baton Rouge Police... more »
  • EBRSO looking for woman wanted for identity theft

    February 8, 2011 2:41 PM

    East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for a woman, accused of identity theft. Detectives say the victim received a notice from Telecheck, advising her that she had written a check to Wal-Mart on N. Mall Drive in Baton Rouge in the amount of $199.35. The check was... more »
  • 3 arrested, 1 wanted for copper thefts

    January 22, 2011 11:32 AM

    Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's office arrested three people for a recent rash of copper thefts. A fourth suspect is still at large. Corey John Trimble, 19, Jude Derise, 20, and Tony Lyn Guidry were booked in St. Martin Parish Correctional Center and charged with theft. Investigators... more »
  • US Marshals now looking for Assumption Parish drug suspects

    January 19, 2011 11:47 AM

    NAPOLEONVILLE – Ten people wanted for drug crimes in Assumption Parish are now being sought by the U. S. Marshals Service, according to parish authorities. Sheriff Mike Waguespack said the ten are the only outstanding suspects from a nine-month undercover operation targeting drug dealers in the parish. A judge had... more »
  • Suspect caught using stolen card

    December 22, 2010 1:17 PM

    PONCHATOULA - Sheriff's deputies in Tangipahoa Parish are looking for a man caught on security camera allegedly using a stolen debit card. The card was taken from a vehicle on McKinley Lane on December 2. Investigators say the man in the pictures used the card at three different stores in... more »
  • Man wanted in suspicion of La. rape arrested in Fla.

    December 14, 2010 3:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A man wanted in suspicion of raping a 17-year-old girl in Tangipahoa Parish has been caught in Florida, according to the Louisiana Attorney General’s office. 31-year-old Rusty Willie of Tickfaw was arrested after investigators said he fled Tangipahoa Parish when he learned about the rape warrants. At... more »
  • Police: Suspect sees himself on news, surrenders

    December 8, 2010 11:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE- One of two suspects caught on a hidden camera taking apart an a/c unit to allegedly steal copper turned himself in. Eddie Bickham, 27, surrendered to Baton Rouge Police after he saw a freeze-frame of the footage on the news and in the newspaper. Bickham is... more »
  • Wanted man arrested after chase in downtown BR

    November 19, 2010 11:10 AM

    BATON ROUGE – A man wanted for armed robbery was arrested after a foot chase and search in downtown Baton Rouge this morning. 27-year-old Anthony Louis was charged with armed robbery, and had outstanding warrants for robbery and theft from district court and Baker Police. Investigators with the East Baton... more »
  • Man wanted after groin stabbing in St. Helena Parish

    November 9, 2010 3:34 PM

    GREENSBURG – Authorities in St. Helena Parish are looking for a man accused of stabbing another man in the groin. 48-year-old Charles Thompson is wanted in suspicion of aggravated second-degree assault after the stabbing Monday evening. Investigators said the victim went to the home of Thompson’s sister to get some... more »
  • Man tries to rob store, takes two hostage before being shot

    November 3, 2010 9:58 PM

    INDEPENDENCE - A man is in the hospital after authorities said he tried to rob a grocery store in Independence then took two people hostage before the store security guard shot him. Authorities said Percy Griffin Jr., Amite, took a store employee hostage after he went up to the customer... more »
  • Police still search for man in connection with double murder

    October 27, 2010 8:21 PM

    Police are still looking for one man in connection with a double murder that occurred on Aug. 29 shortly before 10 p.m. Authorities already arrested 33-year-old Alton Dominique Fields, who they said is also connected to the crime. Police said Fields and the other man went to an apartment... more »
  • TPSO: Warrant issued for missing sex offender

    October 26, 2010 4:01 PM

    Authorities are looking for a man who they said failed to register as a sex offender in Tangipahoa Parish. Detectives said 31-year-old Lance Trauth, Loranger, was supposed to complete his registration on or before October 11th but failed to do so. Authorities said Trauth was convicted on June 24, 1998... more »
  • Man wanted in connection with stabbing last night

    October 21, 2010 4:59 PM

    Police are looking for a man they said stabbed someone last night after being caught in a lie about needing money. Authorities said around 9:40 p.m., 30-year-old Ronald Tyler allegedly stabbed the victim after he found out Tyler had lied about needing $200 the victim had given him last Friday.... more »
  • Police: Man wanted for attempted second degree murder

    October 18, 2010 9:22 PM

    Police are looking for a man who they said is wanted for attempted second degree murder. Authorities said a man told them 25-year-old Eddie Joseph McIntyre III, Thibodaux, shot at him three or four times around 8:45 Saturday night. The victim said as he was walking towards his house, he... more »
  • Wanted suspect arrested in Fluker

    October 18, 2010 5:34 PM

    A man wanted for numerous outstanding warrants was arrested just after midnight Sunday when deputies found him at a club in Fluker. Authorities found 28-year-old Tryieo Bates sitting underneath the DJ booth and told him he was under arrest for the outstanding warrants. He was also charged with auto... more »
  • Two wanted for access device fraud, theft

    October 18, 2010 2:22 PM

    Police are looking for two people in connection with using a lost and stolen debit/credit card on Aug. 11. Authorities said a man and woman allegedly used the card in the Baton Rouge and Gonzales areas and made around 15 purchases totaling almost $2,000. Detectives also got a hold of... more »
  • Police searching for man wanted for burglary

    October 13, 2010 2:53 PM

    Police are looking for a man wanted for a residential burglary that happened on Ruffin Road in the Independence area in the early morning hours last Sunday. Authorities said 30-year-old Dujuan Otta Kelly, Independence, approached a mobile home and removed the AC unit so he could get inside. The... more »
  • EBRSO picks up man in connection with TX shooting

    October 12, 2010 10:17 PM

    A man wanted in Texas in connection with a shooting there last night was arrested tonight around 8:30. The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office picked up 52-year-old Michael Lee Hail at his house in Baton Rouge. Authorities said Hail turned himself in. Hail will be booked into the parish... more »
  • Police still searching for man who shot at three cars yesterday

    October 11, 2010 10:39 PM

    Police are still searching for a man who shot at three cars in the early morning hours yesterday. The incidents happened at Interstate 12 and Essen Lane, Jefferson Highway and Drusilla Lane and Jefferson Highway near Airline Highway. In some cases, the man shot the finger at the drivers... more »

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