Man accused of killing step-father during argument at home in St. Martinville

A man was arrested last night after he allegedly murdered his step-father during a domestic dispute.

Law enforcement sends warning to gang members; when one goes down, the rest will follow

Law enforcement is sending a warning to gang members in Baton Rouge with the latest round of arrests; when one goes down, the rest will follow.

Victim’s cell phone is key evidence connecting 18-year-old to murder

An alleged confession and the cell phone from a murder victim are the key pieces of evidence that lead to the arrest of an 18-year-old, officials say.

Man crashes car, receives DWI; later arrested on drug charges after threatening deputy

A man was arrested during the early morning hours of Tuesday, July 2 after a public disturbance on Lisa Dr. in Hammond led to the discovery of a considerable amount of illegal narcotics.

BRPD: Victim of overnight shooting went unnoticed for several hours

The Baton Rouge Police Department is currently investigating a murder that happened over night. Officials say the victim was not located for several hours.

Couple arrested for stealing nearly 500 gallons of diesel in Gonzales

A Violet, Louisiana couple has been arrested for diesel theft charges for an incident that took place on May 29.

Three arrested for Boothville meth lab

Three men have been charged with operating a methamphetamine lab in Boothville on July 1.

Young child found alone, wandering in parking lot; guardian arrested

A Baton Rouge woman was arrested after the child she was babysitting was found wandering alone in a parking lot. She was already wanted by police for an outstanding warrant related to a DWI arrest.

Man strikes resident with door when breaking into home, steals nothing

A Church Point man has been arrested after breaking into a home and stealing nothing from it. Shortly after 4:30 a.m. on July 2, an elderly resident reported a home invasion on St. Louis Street near Church Point.

Two Prairieville men arrested after officers witness drug deal

Two Ascension Parish men have been arrested on drug charges. On July 1, detectives saw the occupants of two vehicles making what appeared to be a drug deal in the parking lot of a business in Dutchtown.