Posted 3:11 PM 7/10/2020 by WBRZ Staff
HAMMOND - A man allegedly forced his way into a house and raped a woman inside after the victim answered a knock at the door.
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said Travis Walker, 38, was arrested Thursday.
According to Sheriff Daniel Edwards, the "young female" victim (More)
Posted 7:42 PM 7/9/2020 by Jeremy Krail
BATON ROUGE - A man sentenced to life in prison for murdering a person said to have sexually abused his girlfriend as a child will get a new trial thanks to a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling banning non-unanimous jury (More)
Posted 1:26 PM 7/10/2020 by WBRZ Staff
BATON ROUGE - A man suspected in shootings at two different apartment complexes in recent months was arrested on a slew of charges Thursday.
The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office says Mieyoshi Tyree Edwards, 21, was booked on charges related to the separate shootings that happened in July (More)
Posted 4:53 PM 7/8/2020 by WBRZ Staff
BATON ROUGE - One of four family members charged in the death of an elderly woman found with bed sores and other signs neglect will not go to trial.
Carlnessa Butler withdrew her not guilty plea to charges of manslaughter and negligent homicide in the death of 77-year-old Barbara (More)
Posted 10:11 AM 7/7/2020 by WBRZ Staff
BATON ROUGE - Investigators with the Baton Rouge Police Department report catching up with and arresting a man accused in a June 15th robbery outside of a Q Mart store on North Foster Drive.
Police say a victim told them he'd just exited Q Mart when a woman walked up to him and began (More)
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