BR man pleas guilty to threatening tweets during Lil’ Boosie trial, could face 5 years

A Baton Rouge man has pled guilty after making inappropriate tweets during the murder trial for rapper Lil’ Boosie. Dedrick Green pled guilty to public intimidation today, Monday, March 11, in federal court.

One killed, 6 hospitalized in crash caused by impaired driver

A Church Point man was arrested for vehicular homicide after he allegedly caused a fatal crash due to being impaired.

Livingston Parish man charged with 2nd degree murder

On March 9, 2013, a joint investigation by the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office and the St. James Parish Sheriff's Office led to the arrest of Joshua M. Mitchell,23.

Donut shop robbed at gun point

Baton Rouge Police are looking for the man who they say robbed a donut shop at gun point over night.

Man on house arrest crashes vehicle during high speed chase

A man on house arrest is now behind bars after he allegedly crashed his vehicle into a utility pole while attempting to outrun deputies.

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.