Ascension Parish officials are seeking information from the public concerning damage that was done to two electronic message board signs at the Frog Bayou Lock construction site on Alligator Bayou Road off of Bluff Road.
Following an investigation conducted by deputies with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office, two Eunice residents were arrested after they were found to be in possession of a stolen Polaris Ranger that was reported stolen from a residence in
Baton Rouge Police are investigating a late night shooting in the Tigerland area. Homicide detectives say around 10:30 Tuesday night on the 4700 block of Tigerland Avenue a white male was found shot in the head inside an apartment.
"It's a rough little area around here," says one Baton Rouge chef.
Police say the three victims in Monday night's shooting are expected to make a full recovery. Businesses nearby though may not be so lucky.
Baton Rouge's latest set of police officers began their journey Monday. These 34 recruits will try to cut down on a crime problem in Baton Rouge that saw 64 murders last year and is on pace for even more in 2012.