Rayville doctor arrested on narcotics distribution charges, writing illegal prescriptions

UPDATE: After further investigation, Dr.

WANTED: Suspect identified for hitting woman with handgun during robbery

A warrant was issued today for the arrest of a man accused of robbing a woman and hitting her in the head with a handgun. The Lafayette Police Department has issued a warrant for the arrest of Dexter Trahan, 31, of Duson.

BR man identified as sixth suspect involved with fatal shooting in Geismar

A sixth suspect has been identified in connection to the shooting death of a 20-year-old man in Geismar.

Man caught receiving sexual act from 13-year-old girl in restaurant parking lot

A 24-year-old man was arrested for allegedly participating in a sexual act with a juvenile in a public place.

Man shot multiple times walks to gas station for help after suspects take vehicle

A 22-year-old man is in the hospital after he was shot multiple times by two unknown men, who fled the scene in the victim’s car.

Four arrested for burglary of Walker Baptist Church

Walker Police Officers arrested four men in connection with the May 23, 2013 burglary of Walker Baptist Church, according to Captain John Sharp, Walker Police Public Information Officer.

Banned shoplifter booked into prison after making daughter accomplice to crime

A Baton Rouge woman with a history of shoplifting landed behind bars after making her daughter an accomplice to her crime.

Theft of Mountain Dew ends with arrest for battery on a police officer

A man accused of stealing two 12 packs of Mountain Dew is now locked up for battery on a police officer.

Flasher at Pizza Hut arrested for exposing himself to woman in parking lot

A Mandeville man was arrested for obscenity after he allegedly exposed himself to a woman in the parking lot of a Pizza Hut.