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State Police: Lafayette man shoots at driver after crashing on Basin Bridge

Following an afternoon crash, shooting, and brief vehicle pursuit, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop I have arrested 29 year old, Cahafer Benjamin from Lafayette, LA.

Grand jury indicts woman busted with liquid meth on federal drug charges

A Texas woman who was busted with $700,000 worth of liquid meth in Baton Rouge has been indicted on federal drug charges.

Thieves steal 12 bottles of liquor from Prairieville Wal-Mart

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s detectives are looking for two black men who, they say, stole twelve bottles of liquor from the Wal-Mart in Prairieville.

WFPSO identifies remains found in July as missing Baton Rouge man

West Feliciana Parish authorities have released the identity of skeletal remains that were found near the Old Ferry Landing, back in July of 2014.

Amite Police officer arrested on charges of kidnapping, rape

An Amite Police officer is now in jail after authorities say he kidnapped and sexually assaulted two women. Grant P. Carruth, 25, of Husser, LA, was arrested for two incidents that happened in August and September of 2014.

23-year-old man dies in shooting on Cannon Street

Baton Rouge Police are investigating an overnight shooting that killed a 23-year-old man. L’Jean Mckneely, a police spokesperson, says Marquis Latrelle Wyatt was shot several times in chest and died at the scene.

State Police searching for tractor that caused double 18-Wheeler crash in East Feliciana Parish

Shortly before 7:45 pm on October 1, 2014, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a hit and run crash that occurred on LA Hwy 67 north of LA Hwy 422 just south of the Mississippi state line in East Feliciana Parish.

Man charged with 2nd Degree Murder after stabbing girlfriend

Baton Rouge Police say William Jackson, 40, is being charged for 2nd Degree Murder after stabbing his girlfriend to death on September 27, 2014.

EFPSO: 4 inmates overdose on synthetic marijuana at parish prison

East Feliciana Sheriff’s detectives are investigating how a work release inmate got synthetic marijuana inside the parish jail after four others overdosed.

2 Destrehan High School teachers face charges for having sex with student

Two Louisiana high school teachers are facing charges of having sexual relations with student. They both work at Destrehan High School in St. Charles Parish. Rachel Respess turned herself in on October 1, 2014.