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  • Wisconsin woman jumps on hood of her SUV to prevent theft Play Video

    May 25, 2017 5:36 PM

    MILWAUKEE - A Wisconsin woman pumping gas near downtown Milwaukee stopped a thief from stealing her SUV by jumping on its hood and clinging to the windshield wipers as the man tried to drive away in her vehicle. Melissa Smith admits it may not have been the best thing to... more »
  • Police: Mom killed 2 kids to save them from 'evils of the world'

    May 22, 2017 3:24 PM

    DAYTON, Ohio - Police in Ohio say a woman told them she fatally shot her two children to save them from the world's evils. The Dayton Daily News reports that Dayton police Detective Rod Roberts wrote in court documents that police interviewed Claudena Helton after the May 18 shooting. Her... more »
  • Pregnant Maryland teen not allowed at graduation ceremony

    May 22, 2017 2:14 PM

    BOONSBORO, Md. - A Maryland high school senior has been barred from participating in her school's graduation ceremony because she is pregnant. Media outlets report 18-year-old Maddi Runkles discovered she was pregnant in January. The teen attends Heritage Academy, a small private Christian school in Hagerstown. Upon Runkles' pregnancy announcement,... more »
  • Man castrates transgender woman in apartment

    May 20, 2017 1:17 PM

    DENVER - Police say a Colorado man without a medical license has been arrested after he allegedly used an Army surgical kit to castrate a transgender woman at her Denver apartment. A police affidavit says James Lowell Pennington, 57, removed the testicles and sutured the opening while the woman's wife... more »
  • Louisiana woman found squatting in Florida home, wrestles with deputies

    May 17, 2017 2:12 PM

    BIG PINE KEY, Fla. - Authorities say a Louisiana woman living illegally in a vacant home in Florida answered the door naked when a sheriff's deputy stopped by to investigate. Monroe County Sheriff's spokeswoman Becky Herrin says a real estate agent called to report that someone was staying at the... more »
  • Man sues date for texting during 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2'

    May 17, 2017 12:37 PM

    ROUND ROCK, Texas - A Texas man is suing a woman he went on a date with for the price of a movie ticket after he says she texted through the film and left him at the theater. Brandon Vezmar filed the claim for $17.31 last week. The 37-year-old tells... more »
  • Woman gets 10 months in prison for Medicare fraud scheme

    May 13, 2017 11:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A New Orleans woman has been sentenced to 10 months in prison for her role in a Medicare fraud scheme. A federal judge in Baton Rouge also on Thursday ordered 56-year-old Demetrias Temple to pay $100,000 in restitution to the Medicare program and to forfeit an additional... more »
  • Texas man guilty in death of woman whose body was shown on Facebook

    May 10, 2017 4:58 PM

    McKINNEY, Texas - A judge has determined a Dallas-area man is guilty of murder in the death of his girlfriend whose lifeless body was displayed on social media. State District Judge Scott Becker found 46-year-old Kenneth Amyx guilty Wednesday on just the second day of the nonjury trial. The Dallas... more »
  • APSO: Man wanted for stealing phone from gym locker room Play Video

    May 8, 2017 4:23 PM

    ASCENSION PARISH – The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for a man who allegedly stole a woman's iPhone from Gold's Gym in Prairieville. According to the sheriff's office, the incident occurred on April 18 when a white four door car entered the parking lot and parked in a... more »
  • Slidell Police: Babysitter arrested for drunk driving crash; children injured

    May 2, 2017 1:43 PM

    SLIDELL – A woman was arrested after police say she got into a drunk driving crash while children she was babysitting were in the car with her. The Slidell Police Department arrested Brenda Brown for DWI with Child Endangerment, two counts of vehicular negligent injuring, two counts of no... more »
  • BRPD: Man wanted for rape of woman near Spanish Town Road in 2016

    April 27, 2017 7:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A man is wanted for the alleged rape of a woman that took place in November 2016 near Spanish Town Road. Baton Rouge Police detectives are searching for 41-year-old Alvin Weeks. Weeks is accused of raping a 25-year-old woman after offering her a ride home. ... more »
  • Woman accused of abandoning 2 toddlers with babysitter

    April 24, 2017 9:36 PM

    GRETNA - A 20-year-old New Orleans-area woman is accused of abandoning her two toddlers with a babysitter she'd found through Facebook. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office spokesman Glen Boyd says deputies reached Mariah Lebouef of Kenner after the babysitter called Sunday, saying Lebouef had been gone six days and wasn't answering... more »
  • NOPD: Woman and five-month-old daughter missing, possibly in danger

    April 20, 2017 5:08 PM

    NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a missing woman and her five-month-old child who may be in danger. Police say that 27-year-old Kayla Shealy was last seen on April 19 around 5 p.m. when she left the 1200 block of Pauline Street with her... more »
  • Report: Man accused of beating woman, seven-week-old child

    April 20, 2017 3:49 PM

    LAPLACE – Deputies arrested a man after they say he beat a woman and his seven-week-old child, WWL reports . The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office arrested 29-year-old Ronald Lathers for attempted first degree murder. According to the sheriff's office, Lathers wanted to take his seven-week-old... more »
  • Police: Mississippi murder suspect told friends he set his girlfriend on fire

    April 18, 2017 7:10 PM

    GAUTIER, Miss. - Police say a 56-year-old man who is charged with killing his live-in girlfriend told people he set her on fire in the woods behind a church. The burned body of 37-year-old Amanda Hicks was found March 18 behind the Pine Grove United Methodist Church in coastal Mississippi's... more »
  • Louisiana woman, 2 children die in southwest Arkansas crash

    April 16, 2017 11:47 AM

    FOUKE, Ark. - Arkansas State Police say a Louisiana woman and two children were killed after the car they were in crashed into the rear of a tractor-trailer rig in southwest Arkansas. A police report says 30-year-old Aileen Jose, a juvenile girl and a juvenile boy - all from Lake... more »
  • EBRSO: Woman attacks man with butter knife at Waffle House

    April 15, 2017 7:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A woman was arrested for aggravated battery after she attacked a man with a butter knife at a Waffle House Saturday. Deputies responded to a reported stabbing at the Wafflehouse on Highland Road around 4 a.m. Saturday morning. Upon arrival, deputies found the victim who was... more »
  • NY appeals court judge found dead on Hudson River shore

    April 12, 2017 9:08 PM

    NEW YORK - An appeals court judge who was the first African-American woman appointed to New York's highest court has been found dead on the shore of the Hudson River off Manhattan. Police say the body of 65-year-old Sheila Abdus-Salaam was discovered just before 2 p.m. Wednesday along the river's... more »
  • Man's daring rescue saves neighbors from Plaquemine house fire Play Video

    April 9, 2017 11:40 PM

    PLAQUEMINE - It started as a three-hour long fire that destroyed a house in Plaquemine early Saturday morning and sent two people to the hospital. The blaze burned down the home around 5:30 a.m. on Patureau Lane. The fire left the Henderson families decades old home and car in... more »
  • 71-year-old Calhoun woman accused of pointing rifle at man, dog

    April 6, 2017 5:44 PM

    CALHOUN - A 71-year-old woman has been charged after being accused of pointing a rifle at a man and his dog. The Monroe News-Star reports Janet W. Smith of Calhoun is facing an aggravated assault charge in connection with what happened late Tuesday. Arrest records say the victim told deputies... more »
  • California woman who fell off bridge during selfie won't be charged

    April 6, 2017 1:16 PM

    AUBURN - Authorities say a woman who fell 60 feet (18.2 meters) while taking a selfie on a Northern California bridge will not be charged for trespassing. The Placer County Sheriff's Office says the woman was airlifted to a hospital and is expected to survive. The woman, who hasn't been... more »
  • West Virginia woman admits putting dead cats in refrigerator

    April 3, 2017 4:50 PM

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. - A West Virginia woman has pleaded guilty to an animal cruelty charge after police said several dead cats were found in her apartment's refrigerator. WCHS-TV reports 31-year-old Madeline Gourevitch of Charleston was fined $300 Monday. A county magistrate suspended a six-month sentence, which will be dropped after... more »
  • Massage therapists arrested for giving 'erotic' massages

    April 3, 2017 4:28 PM

    COVINGTON - Two massage therapists have been arrested after authorities discovered they were giving "erotic" massages to some of their customers. According to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, 51-year-old Cuiling Wang and 47-year-old Xiaohong Miao were arrested after the sheriff's office received several complaints concerning illegal activities at... more »
  • Coroner: Woman died of hemorrhage at Pennsylvania half-marathon finish

    April 3, 2017 11:50 AM

    SCRANTON - A coroner says a woman who collapsed at the end of a half marathon in Pennsylvania died of an internal hemorrhage. The Scranton Times-Tribune reports that the Lackawanna County coroner said Monday that 36-year-old Lindsay Doherty died of intra-abdominal bleeding. The married mother of three collapsed at the... more »
  • 96-year-old woman killed in Deville fire

    April 1, 2017 8:08 PM

    DEVILLE - Fire marshals are investigating a residential fire that killed a 96-year-old woman Friday night. Crews responded to the fire on Truman Cole Road around 7 p.m. Friday. Upon arrival, firefighters found the home completely engulfed in flames with the roof collapsed. After suppressing the fire, crews... more »
  • Woman abandons 2-year-old for nearly 15 hours to do drugs

    April 1, 2017 7:45 PM

    ZACHARY - A woman was arrested Friday after she left a 2-year-old child alone for more than 14 hours to do drugs with a friend. Deputies responded to a home on Samuels Road after receiving a report that a child had been left alone at the residence when child's... more »
  • Investigation leads to two arrested for drug charges in Ascension

    March 31, 2017 6:32 PM

    ASCENSION – The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man and woman on several drug charges after a joint investigation. Detectives executed a search warrant on a home located in the 1300 block of N. Charles Street in Gonzales. During their search, detectives located heroin, ecstasy, marijuana, Xanax, crack cocaine,... more »
  • Son of missing Mobile woman arrested, charged with murder

    March 29, 2017 1:31 PM

    MOBILE, Ala. - The son of a missing Mobile woman has been charged with murder in connection to his mother's homicide. Mobile police tell local media that 64-year-old Kay Atkins Raines was reported missing on Jan. 28. She was last seen at a Biloxi, Mississippi casino. Authorities believe that Raines'... more »
  • Police: Woman posing as Target worker stole $40K in iPhones

    March 28, 2017 3:34 PM

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Police in Virginia are looking to identify a woman who impersonated a Target employee so that she could steal over $40,000 worth of iPhones. Investigators say on March 15 an unidentified woman walked into a Target store in Alexandria dressed as an employee. The woman gained access... more »
  • Man arrested for cyberstalking after sending threatening messages to ex-wife

    March 25, 2017 8:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man was arrested Friday after he sent several harassing text messages to his ex-wife in October. According to the victim, 42-year-old Jack Collins Jr. sent 30 threatening text messages over the course of three days. Deputies say the two had been separated since Jan. 2013.... more »
  • Pedestrian struck, killed on Airline Highway

    March 18, 2017 4:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A woman was struck and killed by a vehicle while attempting to cross Airline Highway Saturday morning. According to BRPD, 42-year-old Jill Valori was struck by a 2015 Toyota Corolla while attempting to cross the roadway in the 6300 block of Airline Hwy. around 4:30 a.m.... more »
  • Paraplegic woman stuck to mattress after left in bed for two years Play Video

    February 27, 2017 9:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A paraplegic woman was transported to the hospital with infections after she was improperly cared for over the past two years. According to arrest records, 53-year-old Quintin Harris and 75-year-old Barbara Harris were arrested by the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office Sunday after it was determined... more »
  • Woman and dog spend night trapped in crashed car in California creek

    February 26, 2017 3:57 PM

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. - A woman who drove off a highway into a swollen Northern California creek was rescued after spending a chilly night in the backseat with her dog. The Press Democrat reported Sunday that Victoria Trautvetter was rescued after an eight-hour ordeal when someone spotted the car in... more »
  • Woman killed in crash with bulldozer on Interstate 55

    February 25, 2017 12:47 PM

    AMITE - A two-vehicle crash involving a bulldozer claimed the life of a Denham Springs resident Friday evening. According to State Police, the crash occurred around 6:30 p.m. on Interstate 55 near Amite. The crash took the life of 55-year-old Deanna Lawson, State Police said. Through the... more »
  • La. House honors hero who saved officer from attack

    February 22, 2017 12:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge Police Department officer that was saved by a woman during an arrest that went awry over the weekend was honored by the Louisiana House of Representatives on Wednesday morning. The House of Representatives commended BRPD Corporal Billy Amie, and the woman who saved... more »
  • Man arrested for New Years Day murder in Baton Rouge

    February 21, 2017 2:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - BRPD has arrested a suspect in connection to a fatal shooting that occurred on Jan. 1. Police say 29-year-old Thailand Brooks was arrested for fatally shooting of 29-year-old Asha Davis in her home on New Years Day. Investigators believe the shooting was a result of a... more »
  • Officer meets woman who saved his life Play Video

    February 20, 2017 5:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome held a press conference Monday to thank the 56-year-old woman who saved a Baton Rouge police officer from an attacker. Vickie Wi lliams-Tillman stepped in after an arrest went awry Sunday morning. BRPD says Thomas Bennett had the officer on the ground... more »
  • Three arrested for robbing woman after breaking her arm

    February 18, 2017 5:02 PM

    UPDATE: Police say a woman was arrested for making a false police report after it was discovered she lied about being robbed by four women in February. Click here to read the updated report. BATON ROUGE - Three women have been arrested after deputies say they sprayed... more »
  • TN woman drowns after early morning crash at boat landing

    February 18, 2017 2:10 PM

    ST. MARTINVILLE - A Tennessee woman died in an early morning car crash in which the vehicle entered the water. According to the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office, on Saturday, Feb. 18 at 3:33 a.m., deputies responded to a reported car crash at the boat landing near the Butte... more »
  • Prairieville man charged for beating, raping woman

    February 14, 2017 6:01 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - An Ascension Parish Grand Jury indicted a man Wednesday after he turned himself in for beating and raping a woman in November. According to District Attorney Ricky Babin, 55-year-old Stephen Janis was charged with first degree rape, false imprisonment with a dangerous weapon, aggravated assault with a... more »
  • Gonzales woman dies after single-vehicle crash in Livingston Parish

    February 13, 2017 6:50 PM

    WATSON – A single-vehicle crash on LA 447 in Livingston Parish resulted in the death of a Gonzales woman on Monday afternoon. The crash occurred around 1 p.m. when 49-year-old Kimberly Picard was traveling eastbound on LA 1019 in a GMC Sierra, according to Louisiana State Police. Picard ran... more »
  • Missing Prairieville woman found safe

    February 13, 2017 4:45 PM

    UPDATE: Deputies said Dara Givens was found safe Tuesday morning. PRAIRIEVILLE - The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for 34-year-old Dara Givens who was reported missing by a family member on Sunday, Feb. 12. According to Chief Deputy Bobby Webre, Givens was last seen leaving her residence... more »
  • Gibson woman ejected from vehicle in deadly crash

    February 6, 2017 9:39 PM

    GIBSON- A woman was ejected from her vehicle and killed in a crash in Terrebonne Parish Monday afternoon. According to Louisina State Police, 46-year-old Amy MacDougall was traveling east on North Bayou Black Drive when she entered a curve on the roadway. MacDougall tried to steer with the curve... more »
  • Woman stabbed boyfriend with butcher knife during argument

    January 30, 2017 11:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE – A woman was arrested after she stabbed her boyfriend with a butcher knife during an argument. The Baton Rouge Police Department arrested 57-year-old Sonya Cockran on charges of aggravated second degree battery and domestic abuse battery. The incident happened on Jan. 29 around 5:50 a.m.... more »
  • Crews looking for missing Missouri woman find 2nd man's body

    January 29, 2017 2:21 PM

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For the second straight week, people searching for a missing Missouri woman have found a man's body. Kansas City police say the Saturday discovery is being investigated as a suspicious death but released no details. Police had no updates Sunday. The Kansas City Star reports that... more »
  • Woman wanted for Chase Bank robbery on Florida Boulevard

    January 23, 2017 4:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Baton Rouge Police Detectives are trying to identify a woman wanted for robbing the Chase Bank in the 10000 block of Florida Boulevard on Saturday. The robbery happened around 11:30 a.m. when the woman entered the bank and approached the teller window with a note demanding... more »
  • Man arrested for strangling woman because ex-husband called her

    January 20, 2017 1:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE – One man has been arrested for attempted murder after he strangled a woman several times because her ex-husband called her. The Baton Rouge Police Department arrested 41-year-old Rodney Bailey Jr. for attempted second degree murder. On Jan. 18 around 12:40 a.m., officers responded to the... more »
  • New Orleans woman kicked boyfriend's face in front of officer

    January 19, 2017 11:09 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - Authorities say a woman kicked her boyfriend in the face while he was sitting on a curb near a New Orleans police officer. Citing arrest documents, NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports 20-year-old Sabrina Lofstedt and her 22-year-old boyfriend spent Martin Luther King Jr. Day drinking at a Mississippi beach... more »
  • Rogue cow injures Mississippi woman before being recaptured

    January 18, 2017 3:12 PM

    NATCHEZ, Miss. - Police have recaptured a rogue cow that roamed near Natchez, Mississippi, for three months, but not before the runaway animal seriously injured a woman. Emmett Robson tells The Natchez Democrat that his sister, Dorothy Echols, was raking leaves outside her home Monday when the cow "ran her... more »
  • Woman suspected of 1998 kidnapping of baby jailed in Florida

    January 17, 2017 8:35 PM

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Authorities say a woman arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a baby girl from a Florida hospital 18 years ago and raising her as her own daughter is now being held in Jacksonville. Duval County jail records show 51-year-old Gloria Williams was booked Tuesday afternoon. Williams is being... more »
  • Firefighters find dead woman in burning Lutcher home

    January 11, 2017 5:42 PM

    LUTCHER - Firefighters responding to a fire at a duplex in Lutcher late Tuesday night found a body inside of a burning home. Investigators arrived at 1931 West Main Street after local fire crews responded to a call about a house fire around 11 p.m. After entering the house,... more »
  • Body found in deserted Terrebonne home identified

    January 11, 2017 3:44 PM

    TERREBONNE - Police have identified the body of a woman found inside of a deserted home Monday afternoon. Monique White, 29, was found dead in an abandoned residence located at 304 Sterling Dr. The body was discovered by two carpenters who were contracted to work on the house. ... more »
  • Mom accused in teen's dismemberment was child welfare worker

    January 9, 2017 3:28 PM

    EASTON - Authorities say a Pennsylvania woman charged with dismembering her adoptive daughter as part of a rape-murder fantasy previously worked as an adoption supervisor for a children's welfare agency. The (Allentown) Morning Call reports that 41-year-old Sara Packer worked as a supervisor for the Northampton County Children and Youth... more »
  • Donaldsonville man wanted for punching woman arrested in Texas

    December 28, 2016 12:28 PM

    DONALDSONVILLE – Deputies in Ascension Parish say a Crime Stoppers tip led to the arrest of a Donaldsonville man wanted for punching a woman in the face. According to Chief Deputy Bobby Webre, 29-year-old Markquincy Chatman was arrested Thursday in Garland, Texas. Investigators say Chatman punched a woman... more »
  • Louisiana woman killed in Alabama crash

    December 24, 2016 11:26 AM

    LIVINGSTON, Ala. - A Louisiana woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Sumter County. Alabama State troopers tell Al.com that 36-year-old Angela Michelle Primeaux, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, was seriously injured when the 2001 Jeep in which she was a passenger struck a 2013 Ford Escape before leaving the... more »
  • Coast Guard evacuates woman from cruise ship

    December 19, 2016 9:54 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - U.S. Coast Guard officials say they evacuated a 60-year-old woman from a cruise ship off the Louisiana coast to get her emergency medical attention. The Coast Guard said in a statement that the rescue happened early Monday morning, about 14 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Authorities... more »
  • Ringling picks 1st female ringmaster in 146-year history

    December 14, 2016 11:29 PM

    ELLENTON, Fla. - The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus has its first female ringmaster. Feld Entertainment Inc. is the parent company of the Florida-based circus. The company said in a statement Wednesday that Kristen Michelle Wilson will be the first-ever female ringmaster in its 146-year history. Wilson starts... more »
  • Husband, wife arrested in second wife disappearance

    December 13, 2016 10:44 PM

    VISALIA, Calif. - Authorities say that a Central California man who was married to two women at the same time has been arrested on suspicion of murdering one of them, and his other wife also has been arrested in the case. The Sacramento Bee reports the Tulare County Sheriff's Office... more »
  • Woman shot during apparent robbery on Arlington Ave. near Catholic High

    December 6, 2016 9:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A 35-year-old woman was shot during an apparent robbery in the 800 block of Arlington Avenue , police said. According to BRPD, the incident occurred sometime around 8 p.m. Tuesday. The woman was transported to a local hospital. Police are currently searching for a suspect.... more »
  • Florida woman in half-marathon lost for 12 hours, then found

    December 6, 2016 1:53 PM

    NORTH PORT - A Florida woman who became lost during a half-marathon trail run was found past nightfall after wandering around a 25,000-acre park for nearly 12 hours. The Sarasota Times-Herald reports Melissa Kitcher was in good spirits after being found Sunday evening. She says she made a wrong turn... more »
  • Woman jumps from plane's emergency door after flight lands

    November 29, 2016 1:43 PM

    HOUSTON - Authorities say a woman jumped from an emergency exit door on a flight after it landed at a Houston airport and took off running toward the terminal before she was caught. Authorities say the woman was a passenger on a United Airlines flight from New Orleans that landed... more »
  • Woman arrested for hitting husband with turkey; threatening him with knife

    November 25, 2016 4:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A woman has been arrested after she hit her husband with a turkey and threatened her husband with a knife. Baton Rouge Police arrested 54-year-old Helen Jackson on charges of aggravated assault and domestic abuse battery. On Thursday, officers arrived to a home on Oaklon Drive... more »
  • Body of woman found on Thanksgiving identified; investigated as homicide

    November 25, 2016 4:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The body of a woman that was found on Thanksgiving night has been identified. The body belongs to 47-year-old Roxann Bond of Dry Prong, LA, according to police. The body was found on the side of East Industrial Avenue, in an industrial area of North Baton... more »
  • Woman pleads not guilty to inappropriate contact with teen

    November 22, 2016 10:20 AM

    LAKE CHARLES - A 46-year-old Sulphur woman accused of having inappropriate contact with a teenage girl has been arraigned in state district court. The American Press reports that defense attorney David Green entered not guilty pleas Monday for Angel Owens on three counts of stalking and one count of indecent... more »
  • Woman wanted after hitting, dragging deputy with car

    November 17, 2016 10:09 AM

    CHALMETTE – St. Bernard Parish deputies are searching for a woman who is wanted for allegedly hitting a deputy with her car and dragging him several feet. WBRZ's sister station, WWL , reports that 40-year-old Antoinette Jacobs of New Orleans is wanted for attempted murder of a sheriff's deputy.... more »
  • 6-week-old baby rescued after manhunt for father on Goudchaux Street Play Video

    September 22, 2016 11:15 AM

    BATON ROUGE – Authorities apprehended a man who they say took a 6-week-old-child and bound the mother with an extension cord at a home on Goudchaux Street and Pembroke Street Thursday morning. According to BRPD, 38-year-old Marcus Hardesty, choked his girlfriend and took their 6-week -old child around 9:50... more »
  • Woman shot on Jackson Ave., transported to hospital

    September 8, 2016 10:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A woman was transported to the hospital after being shot from a vehicle on Jackson Ave around 9 p.m. Thursday. Her current condition is unknown according to BRPD. More information will be added to this story as it becomes available. more »
  • Woman arrested for calling 911 eleven times

    September 6, 2016 12:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE – BRPD arrested a woman over the weekend for calling 911 eleven times. On Saturday, Sept. 3 around 10: 30 a.m., 35-year-old Crystal Harris called 911 repeatedly without being in need of medical or police assistance. Harris was advised on the tenth call that if she called... more »
  • Woman wanted for using stolen credit card at Walmart

    August 9, 2016 11:55 AM

    BATON ROUGE – East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for a woman wanted for using a stolen credit card. According to police, the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office received a complaint in July from a man who stated that his American Express credit card was stolen out of... more »
  • Remains found at Grand Canyon believed to be La. woman

    August 3, 2016 12:44 PM

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The remains of a woman, believed to be from Louisiana, has been found at the Grand Canyon. The National Park Service believe that the body belongs to 22-year-old Diana Zacarias of Natchitoches. Zacarias was reported missing on Apr. 3 by her family members. She took a... more »
  • BRPD assisting New Orleans police in search for missing woman

    June 30, 2016 12:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The Baton Rouge Police Department is assisting police in New Orleans in the search for a missing woman. Chanda Smith, 38, went missing around 1 p.m. from the Sheraton Hotel in the 500 block of Canal Street on Sunday, June 26. Smith is a white female, 5'2... more »

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