BRPD: 19-year-old shoots pregnant girlfriend in the head over a disagreement

A 19-year-old man was arrested this morning for allegedly shooting his pregnant girlfriend because of a "disagreement."

BRPD: Four arrested in drug roundup

During an ongoing effort to curb the criminal activity within the city limits of Baton Rouge the Brave Unit and the Baton Rouge Narcotic Division conducted several narcotics investigations that led to multiple arrests.

Authorities looking for suspect in check fraud investigation

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man that recently cashed a fake payroll check. On July 25, officials received a call a convenience store in Amelia regarding a counterfeit check.

Police officer arrested after hitting cuffed rape suspect

Three people have been arrested after a rape suspect was allegedly battered by both a Walker police officer and a family member of the victim.

85-year-old woman accused of attempted murder, domestic abuse, arson

An 85-year-old woman was arrested for attempted murder, domestic abuse and arson following an incident at a home in Lake Charles.

Troopers seize nearly 50 pounds of marijuana on I-10 traffic stop

Troopers assigned to the Louisiana State Police Criminal Patrols Unit in Troop I with the assistance of the St.

Teen killed during overnight shooting on La Annie Drive; no motive or suspect

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating its 38 homicide for 2013. A 17-year-old was shot and killed shortly after midnight.

Man shot in the neck: Suspect turns himself in to police

UPDATE: Devante Courtney turned himself in to police without incident. He will be booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison for First-Degree Murder, Armed Robbery, and Illegal Use of a Dangerous Weapon.  

BRPD: Baker man used cell phone to record up woman’s dress

A Baker man was arrested for allegedly using a cell phone to record video under a woman’s dress.

Sulphur man arrested for repeated sexual battery of 6-year-old girl

On June 17, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint regarding David K.