CrimeTracker

Matthew Flugence officially named primary suspect for murder of 6-year-old

Matthew Flugence is officially being charged as the primary suspect for the murder of his 6-year-old family member Ahlittia North, officials said in a press conference Tuesday.

Traffic stop leads to synthetic drug arrest

Eighty packs of synthetic marijuana are now off the street as a result of a traffic stop last week.

84-year-old struck in head multiple times in her home, arrest made

A man has been charged with attempted murder after bludgeoning an 84-year-old victim in the head. On July 14, at around 9:00 am, Lafayette Police responded to the 400 block of Cleveland Street regarding a welfare concern.

Victim survives being shot multiple times, police search for suspect

Police are looking for any information about a shooting that took place in Lafayette on July 14.

Reality star claims victim of sexual battery ‘should be thankful’ he reached up her skirt

A former television cast member learned a new lesson about reality behind bars in prison over the weekend. He’s accused of sexual battery and resisting arrest after an incident at a popular nightclub in Lafayette.

Operation iGuardian: 255 child predators arrested, 61 victims identified

Two hundred and fifty-five child predators were arrested and 61 victims of child sexual exploitation identified during a five-week operation conducted by U.S.

Family friend arrested for rape of 4-year-old; admitted to sexual acts

A 20-year-old man was arrested for the rape of a 4-year-old child.

Donaldsonville man shot in head at apartment complex, suspect sought

Authorities are looking for a suspect wanted in conjunction with the shooting of a 19-year-old Donaldsonville man.

Authorities investigating fatal officer-involved shooting in Lafayette

State officials are investigating an officer-invovled shooting that took place during the early evening hours of June 14.

Man arrested on third DWI charge after attempting to report his crashed car as 'stolen'

A Ponchatoula man has been arrested on his third DWI charge. On July 14, 2013, at approximately 12:30 a.m., deputies responded to a single vehicle crash on Pleasant Ridge Rd. Ext. in Hammond.