Two Lafayette 'head' shops raided for selling illegal synthetic drugs

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) — Two local stores were raided by the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics division this morning. They’re accused of selling illegal synthetic drugs.

Is a real police officer conducting the traffic stop? What to do if you’re unsure

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Today a disturbing story out of Mississippi has many motorists feeling uneasy. Two individuals were shot and killed by a man posing as a police officer.

House washers accused of robbing clients

IBERIA PARISH, LA (FOX44) — Two men are behind bars for allegedly stealing jewelry and valuables while they were supposed to be washing peoples’ houses.

Brusly High student shot and killed in Port Allen

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Roy Andre has lived in Brusly his entire life. “People don’t shoot guns around here, unless they’re going hunting,” he says.

Escaped work release inmate captured in Nevada

LAFAYETTE, LA — On Friday May 11, the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office was notified that Marcus Dupuis a former local work release inmate who had fled from a minimum security facility in downtown Lafayette in September 2011 had bee

Joint effort leads to arrest of Houma fugitive

HOUMA, LA — A joint investigation involving the Attorney General’s Fugitive Apprehension Unit and the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office has led to the arrest of a fugitive wanted in connection with an October 2011 shooting th

Closing arguments set to begin tomorrow in Lil' Boosie trial

The First-Degree Murder trial against Baton Rouge rapper Lil’ Boosie seems to be moving ahead of schedule. On day 6 the prosecution rested and the defense called no witnesses.

Baton Rouge man booked on 100 counts of child pornography

BATON ROUGE, LA — A Baton Rouge man has been arrested and charged with 100 counts of pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Hatchet-wielding woman chases two people in Bossier City road rage incident

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KMSS) -- A Shreveport woman was arrested Tuesday following a road rage incident in which she chased two people with a hatchet.

'Marlo Mike' testifies he didn't kill Terry Boyd

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Day 3: On the stand today was the key witness for the prosecution "Marlo Mike" Lauding.