Posted 4:55 PM 2/21/2020 by WBRZ Staff
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Texas attorney has been sentenced to five years in a Louisiana prison for repeatedly punching his girlfriend, breaking her eye socket, and knocking out a tooth.
Willlie Richardson Joseph Jr., 33 of Dallas, was sentenced Friday immediately after pleading (More)
Posted 10:49 AM 2/21/2020 by Chris Nakamoto and Erin McWilliams
NAPOLEONVILLE- Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon said racist text messages sent to his former Chief Deputy came from a phone belonging to embattled 23rd Judicial District Judge Jessie Leblanc. The messages are laced with comments that he claims are aimed at one of his (More)
Posted 11:39 AM 2/21/2020 by Zandria Thomas
PEARL, Ms. - Police arrested a Wendy's employee in Mississippi for killing his coworker Thursday night.
According to WAPT, a fight between Edward DeLawrence McWilliams, 42, and Herbert Redmond, 25 turned deadly when Redmond was stabbed in the neck.
Redmond died on (More)
Posted 5:31 AM 2/21/2020 by WBRZ Staff
Editor's note: Police now say the photo released by the department Thursday morning does not show the suspect. Officials attributed the mistake to false information given by a witness, and it has been removed from this story.
BAKER - Authorities are looking for a man who allegedly (More)
Posted 5:14 AM 2/21/2020 by WBRZ Staff
Officials have chosen a date for this year's Deaf Education Summit.
The event, which provides education and networking opportunities specific to the needs of Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing (DDBHH) students, will take place from May 7-9 at the Louisiana School for the Deaf.(More)...