CrimeTracker

Man batters three women with baseball bat

BOSSIER PARISH, LA — Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Haughton man was arrested Monday, March 12 night when he hit three females with an aluminum baseball bat at his ex-girlfriend’s house in Haughton.

Bayou burglar: suspect tries to swim to freedom

FRANKLIN, LA (FOX44) — An alleged burglar was arrested after he attempted to flee the area by swimming across a bayou in St. Mary Parish.

Two teens arrested following Facebook post

SPRINGFIELD, LA (FOX44) — Two teens are facing serious charges for posts they made on Facebook. The duo are accusing of terrorizing by making suggestions of a shooting to occur at their high school.

Victim stabbed with broken beer bottle during weekend fight

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) — A broken beer bottle was turned into weapon this weekend when a fight between two men got heated.

Man in critical condition due to accidental shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Police believe an accidental shooting sent a Baton Rouge man to the hospital with a life threatening injury.

Lafayette prison escapees caught

Two escaped prison inmates are back in jail after a five and a half hour manhunt Saturday.

Suspect in double shooting dies in hospital

LAKE CHARLES, LA (FOX44) - The suspect in this week's double shooting on Cherry Street has died in a local hospital. Lake Charles Police confirm that Felton Watson, 29, died Saturday, March 10.

A Community in Belle Rose is shocked over teen's death

BELLE ROSE, LA (FOX44) - Assumption Parish Sheriff's Deputies say Eric Miles Jr. ,15, was stabbed during in a fist fight Thursday evening.

Teen stabbed to death by neighborhood friend, classmate

ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA (FOX44) — A 15 year old boy was stabbed to death by another teen in the evening on Thursday, March 8. Detectives say the two went to school together and had been involved in an argument prior to the incident.

Man badly beaten during robbery in Tigerland area

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A quick walk to the store to buy a soft drink turned deadly for Gunner Williamson, a 23-year-old man living in the Tigerland area.