Man arrested after punching 85-year-old family member in the face

A Vinton man has been arrested on battery charges after striking an elderly family member.

Bond set at $250,000 for man charged with 3 counts of attempted murder

Bond has been set at $250,000 for a 19-year-old accused of three counts of Attempted First-Degree Murder.

Man arrested for starting bar fight, fleeing from deputies, striking a woman

A Texas man was arrested after he allegedly caused a fight over the weekend at a local bar and was seen hitting a woman earlier this morning.

BR man accused of punching teen girl in the face because ‘kids were playing on his lawn’

A 52-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly punched a 15-year-old girl in the face. The battery incident stemmed from an argument regarding kids playing on his lawn.

WANTED: Police identify two suspects in connection to shooting death during robbery

Police have identified two suspects in connection to the shooting death of a 20-year-old man during a robbery attempt.

Man with criminal history indicted for murder of woman, two children by way of arson

A Beauregard Parish Grand Jury, earlier today, indicted Christopher Bounds, 21, on three counts of First-Degree Murder, and one count each of Armed Robbery, Aggravated Burglary, and Aggravated Arson.

JPSO: Man accidentally kills neighbor after bullet travels through apartment wall

A man died after his neighbor accidentally discharged his firearm and shot him through their adjoining wall, officials say.

Bond set at $225,000 for man accused of ramming gate at Angola

Bond was set at $225,000 for a man accused of ramming his vehicle into the gate at Angola Prison. The judge also ordered an evaluation regarding his mental state.

Angola guards fire at car

On Sunday, September 8, 2013, at approximately 2:34 p.m., Angola correctional officers working the front gate of the Louisiana State Penitentiary reported a suspicious vehicle approaching and retreating multiple times.

Duson man shot in the chest during home invasion; suspect wanted

A 22-year-old man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot in the chest by a home intruder.