CrimeTracker

Fist fight escalates to shooting

A 17 year old was arrested for Attempted First-Degree Murder after he fired a gun at a group of people yesterday.

Car thief takes deputies on high speed chase after being spotted trying to ditch vehicle in lake

A man was arrested after he was allegedly trying to push a stolen vehicle into Lake Charles from a boat launch. When he was spotted by deputies patrolling the area, he allegedly jumped back in the vehicle and started a chase.

Zachary PD seeking ‘Cat In The Hat’ burglar

The Zachary Police Department is currently seeking a colorful thief. The suspect was captured on surveillance footage wearing a red and white stripped shirt and a “Cat in the Hat” style hat.

Teen arrested for aggravated rape of 54 year old woman

A 17 year old was arrested last night for raping a 54 year old woman.

Parents arrested after 56 bruises and bites found on dead child

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives arrested a man and a woman yesterday evening for Second-Degree Cruelty to a Juvenile after they discovered bruises and bites on their deceased 8-year-old son yesterday afternoon.

'Blighted official' sentenced to 40 months

Former Port Allen mayor Derek Lewis learned how long he'll stay in jail earlier today. Lewis was sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for his role in Operation: Blighted Officials.

Police seek paw-paw bandit for Chase Bank robbery

Baton Rouge Police say they are looking for a man who they believe robbed a Chase Bank in the 8500 block of Goodwood around 2:15 p.m. this afternoon.

Gerald's bond set at $1million

CLINTON, La (fox44) — "This is ridiculous. Seven people is gone from out of our lives," says Marcus Gaines.

Sheriff seeking identity of persons possibly connected to woman found dismembered

Law enforcement revealed the surveillance video showing two persons of interest in the case of a Louisiana woman whose dismembered body was found over several beach locations in Mississippi.

Two arrested in fake ID bust

On June 8, 2012, Louisiana State Police Detectives arrested Marc Griffin-Hagan, 30, of New Orleans and Fred Howard, 40, of New Orleans on numerous charges following an investigation related to fraudulent Louisiana ID’s and stolen credit c