Tip to Crime Stoppers leads man to turn himself in to police for murder

A tip to Crime Stoppers is what prompted a man to turn himself in for the shooting death of a Zachary man, police say.

Elderly father sent to ICU from beating; Son arrested for battery, cruelty

A Slidell man was arrested for allegedly beating his elderly father so badly that he was sent to the Intensive Care Unit.

Teen arrested for Terrorizing after pointing stolen pellet gun at store employee

A teen was arrested for Terrorizing after he pointed a stolen pellet gun at a woman.

21-year-old arrested for second OWI after causing crash

UPDATE: The charge of Illegal Possession of a Firearm has been dismissed. Click here to see the explanation for the dismissal of charges.

Fifty-three pounds of marijuana confiscated in Lake Charles; four arrested

The Combined Anti-Drug Task Force conducted an undercover operation resulting in the arrest of four individuals and the recovery of 53 pounds of high grade marijuana in Lake Charles.

Donaldsonville man arrested for several vehicle burglaries

Ascension Parish Sheriff Jeff Wiley reports the arrest of a 19-year-old Donaldsonville man on various burglary thefts in the Donaldsonville area.

Two women arrested for allegedly helping to plan 2012 murder of BR man

Two additional suspects were arrested today in connection to a murder that happened a little over a year ago. The first arrest in the case occurred over the weekend after a fugitive was captured in Michigan.

Victim recovering from stabbing during street fight; suspect wanted

A 20-year-old man is recovering in the hospital after he was stabbed this weekend during a street fight and police are currently looking for a suspect.

Escaped Natchitoches prison inmate captured in Mississippi

A Department of Corrections Inmate who escaped from the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center on Thursday afternoon has been captured near Jackson, Mississippi according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Victor Jones Jr.

BR man arrested in Michigan for 2012 murder on Sharlo

An arrest was made over the weekend for a murder that happened a little over a year ago. The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that Mason Chiapuzio, 19, was arrested for the shooting death of Brandon Harris.