CrimeTracker

Arrests: Cell phone video links two men to arson that injured firefighter

Two men have been arrested for allegedly starting a blaze that injured a firefighter. We’re told cell phone video connected the duo to the crime scene.

Man arrested after trying to kill grandmother, setting house on fire

After a short standoff, police were able to arrest Terrell Iddins, 44, of Shreveport. He's accused of attempting to kill his grandmother.

Early morning shooting sends one to the hospital, motive unknown

One man is in the hospital after being shot in the foot early this morning.

Father, son arrested on drug charges

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Tony Bacala reports the arrest of a father and son on drug charges.

Identity of man accused of punching police officer revealed

Baton Rouge Police released the name of the man they say punched a police officer in the face.

Vacant home destroyed in arson fire

Baton Rouge firefighters are investigating an arson fire at a vacant home in North Baton Rouge. They say it happened around 10:30 Saturday night in the 21 hundred block of Iroquois.

3 teens shot, 1 killed, arrest made

Lafayette Police arrested a man after they say he shot 3 teenagers killing one of them. 18 year old Seth Fontenot is charged with 2 counts of attempted first degree murder and 1 count of first degree murder.

Elementary student brings knife on campus, man with gun also spotted

The Lafayette Police Department investigated two claims of weapons on school campuses this morning. Officials say a student brought a knife to an elementary school, and an hour later a man was seen with a gun on campus.

Couple wanted for cashing counterfeit checks at local businesses

Two people are wanted by police for allegedly cashing counterfeit checks at businesses around town.

Ascension Parish men arrested on marijuana distribution charges

Three Gonzales men have been arrested for intenting to sell marijuana.