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Teacher in China poisons 25 Kindergarten student's porridge, killing one; is sentenced to death

Teacher in China poisons 25 Kindergarten student's porridge, killing one; is sentenced to death

Posted 5:27 AM 9/29/2020 by WBRZ Staff

A kindergarten teacher in central China has been sentenced to death after poisoning 25 children and killing one of them, (More)...

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New Orleans officer arrested for sexual battery of teenager

New Orleans officer arrested for sexual battery of teenager

Posted 5:32 AM 9/28/2020 by Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A New Orleans police officer has been arrested on charges involving what the police department called “an inappropriate relationship with an underage minor.”

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9/25/2020

Two ex-letter carriers in Shreveport accused in separate incidents

Two ex-letter carriers in Shreveport accused in separate incidents

Posted 5:51 AM 9/25/2020 by Associated Press

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Two former letter carriers in the same Louisiana city are accused of separate felonies involving mail they were supposed to deliver.

Sedarius Howard, 33, is (More)

9/24/2020

Unlicensed caregiver of incapacitated elderly man arrested for theft of thousands of dollars

Unlicensed caregiver of incapacitated elderly man arrested for theft of thousands of dollars

Posted 8:09 AM 9/24/2020 by WBRZ Staff

An unlicensed caregiver from Craigslist was arrested and accused of stealing thousands of dollars from an elderly and incapacitated 89-year-old man, (More)...

9/23/2020

Livingston deputies search for man, female getaway driver accused of robbery and theft

Livingston deputies search for man, female getaway driver accused of robbery and theft

Posted 9:28 AM 9/23/2020 by WBRZ Staff

LIVINGSTON PARISH - Authorities with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office have requested public assistance in identifying a man and woman accused of robbery and theft.

Authorities say one of the crimes occurred (More)

9/22/2020

Man dies weeks after being shot in Garden District neighborhood

Man dies weeks after being shot in Garden District neighborhood

Posted 3:35 PM 9/22/2020 by WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - A man shot while driving through a neighborhood in the Garden District earlier this month has died.

The Baton Rouge Police Department announced that Marcus Rucker, 49, died in the hospital Tuesday. Police said Rucker was shot shortly before 2 a.m. Sept. 8 while driving his (More)

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