Sorrento man arrested after barricading himself inside home with gun during domestic dispute

On Sunday, September 15, deputies were dispatched to a home on Braud Street in Sorrento to assist police with a domestic disturbance, according to Chief Tony Bacala.

Bond set at $150,000 for man who confessed to killing Baton Rouge teen

Bond was set at $150,000 for a man who confessed to killing an 18-year-old from Baton Rouge.

Carencro man shoots father, turns gun on himself

Investigators believe a 38-year-old man shot and killed his father, then turned the gun on himself.

Two Lafayette men hospitalized after being shot by home intruder

Two people are in the hospital with serious injuries after they were shot by an unknown home intruder.

Serial casino cheat to face charges in Baton Rouge following arrest in Connecticut

A man with a history of cheating at casinos was busted in Connecticut. Once he faces charges there, he will be extradited to Baton Rouge for attempting the same scam at L’Auberge Casino.

Man arrested for threatening tow truck drivers with baseball bat

Having your car towed is infuriating for most. However, one man was arrested after he allegedly acted out his frustration with threats of violence.

Man arrested for 4th DWI, prior charges include vehicular homicide

A 39-year-old man from Lake Charles was arrested for his 4th DWI after he nearly caused a crash while he was speeding.

Former CATS board member arrested for using company money to pay for personal bills

A former CATS board member was arrested for theft after he allegedly used money to pay for his personal bills.

Woman sentenced in Medicare fraud case

Sonya Lewis Williams, 47, of Baton Rouge, was sentenced to 37months for her convictions on counts of health care fraud and money laundering.

NOPD: Intoxicated man injures 5-year-old child after shooting at wife during argument

A man will be arrested for attempted murder after he accidentally shot his young child during an argument with his wife.