CrimeTracker

Thibodaux police seek man who nearly rams officer, goes on high-speed chase

Thibodaux police are looking for Elgin Parfait Jr., 28, of Houma, who is wanted on several charges. Shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, deputies observed Parfait driving recklessly in his pickup truck.

Pierre Part man arrested for 2nd Degree Battery

Early in the morning on Jan. 1, the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office received a phone call from a local hospital about a patient in the emergency room who stated he’d been in an altercation at a bar in Pierre Part.

Mother, 2 sons arrested for inciting huge fight

A Baton Rouge mother and her two sons are behind bars for inciting a riot at a gathering on New Year's Day.

EBRSO arrests counterfeit ring from Houston area

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a ring of five individuals from the Houston area who were caught passing off counterfeit $100 bills around Baton Rouge on New Year’s Eve.

Gonzales meth lab raid nabs 3 suspsects

Three people have been arrested in Gonzales for operating a meth lab. The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office said they arrested Scott Roussel (28), after investigating a tip that he was making methamphetamine at his house.

Police shoot and kill suspect following crime spree in Ruston

A violent crime spree in North Central Louisiana over the weekend of Dec. 29, ended with an officer shooting and killing the suspect involved. It started with an armed robbery at a gas station around midnight in Ruston.

TPSO searching for suspect that led deputies on high-speed chase

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Leroy Johnson, 26, of Hammond.

Lake Charles Police arrest home invasion suspect at the scene

Lake Charles police responded to the 3400 block of McKinley Street on Dec. 26, in reference to a suspect kicking in the door of a residence and attacking the homeowner inside.

Duson driver arrested for 3 counts of vehicular homicide

 On Saturday afternoon, Dec. 28, the Louisiana State Police responded to a two vehicle crash on LA Highway 343, which left three people dead and a Duson man facing charges of vehicular homicide.

BRPD made arrest in attempted robbery

Baton Rouge Police arrested a man for allegedly attempting to rob a Valero gas station near the intersection of Essen Lane and Perkins Road.