CrimeTracker

Illegal door to door magazine sales happening in Walker

Walker Police said they're getting a lot of complaints about college aged adults going door to door selling or claiming to be selling magazines. Here's the problem either way, it's illegal to do in the city of Walker.

Eunice man arrested for stabbing horse in its neck, leaving it on railroad tracks

A Eunice man was arrested for allegedly stabbing a horse to death after it fell and injured itself walking across railroad tracks.

St. Amant man arrested after bringing 'handgun' near high school

A 19-year-old male has been arrested on terrorizing charges after bringing what appeared to be a handgun near the East Ascension High School campus.

Kid charged with terrorizing for threatening voicemail at high school

A 10-year-old child allegedly left a threatening voicemail message at St. Joseph’s Academy over the weekend.

Drunk man allegedly broke into church to ring the bells, play piano

A man who had a little too much to drink was arrested after he allegedly broke into a church and activated the bells.

Teen arrested after 17-year-old killed in accidental shooting

Baton Rouge Police Detectives made an arrest in a shooting that occurred Saturday in the 1500 block of N 24th St at approximately 3:00 pm.

Officer killed, 2 deputies injured in St. Mary Parish

Update: Detectives have charged 48-year-old Wilbert Thibodeaux of Charenton with two counts of 1st degree murder, two counts of attempted 1st degree murder and one count of arson.

Over 40 pounds of marijuana confiscated from home in Natlbany

Over 40 pounds marijuana was confiscated today in Natlbany from the home of a 58-year-old man.

Couple arrested for theft at Wal-Mart, man connected to arsons

A former employee turned himself in to authorities for allegedly setting fires at two separate Wal-Mart locations. A woman he shares a home with has also been arrested for allegedly participating in the theft of goods.

Mother speaks out after son is murdered

Demarcus Thomas’ murder was the eighth in the Capital City this year. She says though it's a tragedy, she hopes it will bring her family closer together.