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Deputies: Denham Springs man found hiding in teen's closet charged with multiple sex crimes
Suspect in teen's murder was free on bond for another shooting arrest at time of slaying
Teacher in China poisons 25 kindergarten students' porridge; sentenced to death
SPRING HILL, Florida — A man from Denham Springs who was found hiding in a Florida teenager’s closet had been staying in the child’s bedroom for more than a month,... More >>
12 hours ago Wednesday, September 30 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Wednesday, September 30, 2020 6:10:42 AM CDT September 30, 2020 in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - Police charged a man with murder months after a he allegedly gave drugs to a woman who died of an overdose. According to the Baton Rouge... More >>
1 day ago Tuesday, September 29 2020 Sep 29, 2020 Tuesday, September 29, 2020 4:37:33 PM CDT September 29, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE – A week after WBRZ reported about criminals committing violent acts while free on bond, police announced the arrest of another person tied to a deadly shooting while... More >>
1 week ago Tuesday, September 22 2020 Sep 22, 2020 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:13:59 PM CDT September 22, 2020 in News
A kindergarten teacher in central China has been sentenced to death after poisoning 25 children and killing one of them, CNN reports. According to the Jiaozuo Intermediate People's Court... More >>
1 day ago Tuesday, September 29 2020 Sep 29, 2020 Tuesday, September 29, 2020 6:22:07 AM CDT September 29, 2020 in News

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A New Orleans police officer has been arrested on charges involving what the police department called... More >>
2 days ago Monday, September 28 2020 Sep 28, 2020 Monday, September 28, 2020 6:32:34 AM CDT September 28, 2020 in News
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Two former letter carriers in the same Louisiana city are accused of separate felonies involving mail... More >>
5 days ago Friday, September 25 2020 Sep 25, 2020 Friday, September 25, 2020 6:51:00 AM CDT September 25, 2020 in News
An unlicensed caregiver from Craigslist was arrested and accused of stealing thousands of dollars from an elderly and incapacitated 89-year-old... More >>
6 days ago Thursday, September 24 2020 Sep 24, 2020 Thursday, September 24, 2020 9:09:00 AM CDT September 24, 2020 in News
NEW ORLEANS — Police were called to The French Quarter early Tuesday morning, around 7 a.m., to apprehend a bat-wielding... More >>
6 days ago Thursday, September 24 2020 Sep 24, 2020 Thursday, September 24, 2020 6:35:00 AM CDT September 24, 2020 in News
LIVINGSTON PARISH - Authorities with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office have requested public assistance in identifying a man and woman... More >>
1 week ago Wednesday, September 23 2020 Sep 23, 2020 Wednesday, September 23, 2020 10:03:00 AM CDT September 23, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office says three men have been arrested in a drug bust... More >>
1 week ago Wednesday, September 23 2020 Sep 23, 2020 Wednesday, September 23, 2020 8:02:00 AM CDT September 23, 2020 in News
Authorities in Evangeline Parish are searching for a man who donned a chipmunk costume and robbed a pharmacy at gunpoint,... More >>
1 week ago Wednesday, September 23 2020 Sep 23, 2020 Wednesday, September 23, 2020 6:25:08 AM CDT September 23, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE - A man shot while driving through a neighborhood in the Garden District earlier this month has died.... More >>
1 week ago Tuesday, September 22 2020 Sep 22, 2020 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:30:00 PM CDT September 22, 2020 in News
BOGALUSA - Police say a woman was drunk when she got into a wreck that killed her 11-year-old son and... More >>
1 week ago Tuesday, September 22 2020 Sep 22, 2020 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 1:57:00 PM CDT September 22, 2020 in News
PRAIRIEVILLE - The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office was involved in a lengthy vehicle pursuit with a pair of suspected burglars... More >>
1 week ago Tuesday, September 22 2020 Sep 22, 2020 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 1:28:00 PM CDT September 22, 2020 in News
CLINTON - The WBRZ Investigative Unit has confirmed that East Feliciana Parish Police Jury President Louis Kent is being booked... More >>
1 week ago Tuesday, September 22 2020 Sep 22, 2020 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 1:26:00 PM CDT September 22, 2020 in News
BATON ROUGE - On a Friday evening, a woman and her children were at home in a picturesque area along... More >>
1 week ago Tuesday, September 22 2020 Sep 22, 2020 Tuesday, September 22, 2020 9:39:00 AM CDT September 22, 2020 in News

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