CrimeTracker

8-year-old died from trauma, parents charged with murder

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are arresting the parents in the murder of their 8-year-old son.

Armed robber gets away with cash from Adams Grocery

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a robbery of Adams Grocery, 1455 North Acadian, that occurred this morning, Friday, June 15, around 8:26 a.m. The suspect walked into the store demanding money while holding a handgun.

Suspects in Lockhart slaying face court appearances for unrelated charges

The two suspects being questioned in relation to the case of a woman found dismembered were both locked up on unrelated charges.

Texas man stabs friend over $7 dispute

A petty cash argument left one person with a large stab wound in Harrison County.

Fist fight escalates to shooting

A 17 year old was arrested for Attempted First-Degree Murder after he fired a gun at a group of people yesterday.

Car thief takes deputies on high speed chase after being spotted trying to ditch vehicle in lake

A man was arrested after he was allegedly trying to push a stolen vehicle into Lake Charles from a boat launch. When he was spotted by deputies patrolling the area, he allegedly jumped back in the vehicle and started a chase.

Zachary PD seeking ‘Cat In The Hat’ burglar

The Zachary Police Department is currently seeking a colorful thief. The suspect was captured on surveillance footage wearing a red and white stripped shirt and a “Cat in the Hat” style hat.

Teen arrested for aggravated rape of 54 year old woman

A 17 year old was arrested last night for raping a 54 year old woman.

Parents arrested after 56 bruises and bites found on dead child

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives arrested a man and a woman yesterday evening for Second-Degree Cruelty to a Juvenile after they discovered bruises and bites on their deceased 8-year-old son yesterday afternoon.

'Blighted official' sentenced to 40 months

Former Port Allen mayor Derek Lewis learned how long he'll stay in jail earlier today. Lewis was sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for his role in Operation: Blighted Officials.