CrimeTracker

Houma man arrested on 20-counts of child pornography

HOUMA, LA -- A Houma man has been arrested and charged with 20-counts of pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

15-year-old boy holds girl at knifepoint, forces her to perform oral sex

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX44) — A 15-year-old boy is accused of forcing a teen girl to perform oral sex on him. The victim says the boy held a knife on the girl and forced her to perform the act.

Local rapper O G Smoov facing 65 years in prison if convicted

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (FOX44) — Rapper Keith J. Johnson, aka O G Smoov (Pure Dope Records), was arrested by the Livingston Parish Police Department on Tuesday, April 10 for possession of illegal drugs and a hand gun.

Child in critical condition after abuse from mother’s boyfriend

LAFAYETTE, LA — On April 10, 2012, at approximately 2:14 p.m., Lafayette Police were called to a local hospital regarding a two year old female patient showing signs of abuse.

Instructor arrested for sexual conduct with a teen student

HAMMOND, LA (FOX44) — An employee of a college prep program in Tangipahoa Parish has been arrested for engaging in sexual activities with one of the students in the program.

Mother of infant charged with Second Degree Muder; father facing drug charges

ZACHARY, LA (FOX44) — A two month old baby is dead, and his parents are facing charges.

Five arrested for committing more than a dozen ‘kick in’ burglaries

LIVINGSTON PARISH, LA (FOX44) -- The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office is calling them the “kick in” burglars. That’s because they would kick in the front door of a home and then rob the place.

Man who drove getaway car in ‘good Samaritan’ shooting pleaded guilty

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A man accused of shooting a “good Samaritan” trying to help a pregnant woman being robbed at gunpoint pleaded guilty today, Monday, April 9.

'Angola Five' defense attorneys want a new trial

LOUISIANA (FOX44) — Defense lawyers say they want a new trial in the Angola Five trial. The request comes after lawyers said the prosecution was holding back evidence.

Mother accused of injuring baby after throwing him through car window

SHREVEPORT, LA — A Shreveport mother is in jail after allegedly throwing her baby through a car window on Saturday.