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7/8/2020

Woman gets 5 years in death of malnourished grandmother

Woman gets 5 years in death of malnourished grandmother

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)

7/7/2020

Man allegedly robbed victim outside of Q Mart store

Man allegedly robbed victim outside of Q Mart store

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)

7/5/2020

Wanted suspect turns himself in to West BR authorities following fatal double-shooting

Posted 3:45 PM 7/6/2020 by Trey Schmaltz

PORT ALLEN - The West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office announced Monday that Christopher Pierson, who was wanted in connection with first-degree murder, has voluntarily surrendered to authorities.

The Sheriff's Office says Pierson is being booked (More)

7/3/2020

Man accused of firing deputy's gun in Walmart assisted by two women in flight from authorities

Man accused of firing deputy's gun in Walmart assisted by two women in flight from authorities

Posted 10:19 AM 7/3/2020 by WBRZ staff

BATON ROUGE - Investigators with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office say after 31-year-old Gabriel N. Francis was caught shoplifting at the Cortana Walmart in (More)

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