CrimeTracker

Two Kentwood residents arrest for making meth

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports the arrest of two Kentwood residents for the manufacturing methamphetamine.

Psychic steals thousands from woman, claimed to be 'cleansing' money at a church

Kenner Police arrested April Stevens for felony theft after she allegedly offered psychic services to a woman having problems with her marriage.

Lavergne on hunger strike due to 'unfair treatment' at Angola

Brandon Scott Lavergne, the man who confessed to killing two women, is on a hunger strike at Angola. Lavergne says he's being treated unfairly and being kept in solitary confinement for political reasons.

Ascension Parish officials locate meth-making fugitive, make multiple arrests

Five arrests have been made in case involving a meth lab explosion in Ascension Parish.

Teacher accused of rape receives additional molestation charge

A local teacher who was arrested last month for sexually assaulting a mentally challenged student now faces more charges.

EBR man arrested for small marijuana grow operation

 A Baker man has been arrested on drug related charges after police found a small gorw operation at his residence.

Drugs, guns, and over $14,000 in cash seized from Baker man's apartment

A man has been charged with both drug and illegal weapon charges due to the help of informant tips.

Ex-boyfriend nearly shoots victim, himself in altercation; arrested on attempted murder charges

Baker police have arrested a man for attempted murder after almost killing his ex-girlfriend and himself.

Two Tara High students arrested for using illegal gun to threaten classmate

Two students at Tara High were arrested today after a gun was found in the booksack of a 10th grader.

Driver who caused fatal hit-and-run crash confesses, admits to being intoxicated

A man with a history of driving while intoxicated was arrested yesterday for allegedly killing a pedestrian in a hit-and-run crash. Once in custody he allegedly confessed to the crime.