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UPDATE: Female victim of fatal shooting identified

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: The victim in last night's shooting has been identified as Kayla Selders, 23, of Baton Rouge.

No verdict yet in Grace trial

BATON ROUGE,LA(FOX44) — The jury of eight women and four men have not yet reached a verdict in the case against ex-Saint Gabriel mayor George Grace.

Personal care attendant arrested for Medicaid fraud

BATON ROUGE, LA — A Slidell woman has been arrested and charged with 10 counts of Medicaid fraud for filing false claims, state Attorney General Buddy Caldwell said.

Former LGP Abstinence director to spend 70 days in jail, pay massive restitution fee

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Out of Federal Court, US Attorney Don Cazayoux announced the former Director of the Louisiana Governor's program on abstinence will spend 70 months in federal prison.

Crime forum ignites woman to take action

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Anne Harrison spends three days a week in the most dangerous part of the city.

DeSoto Parish deputies arrest former NBA star

DESOTO PARISH, LA — A former NBA basketball player today was charged with theft by DeSoto Parish Sheriff's deputies.

99-year-old man strangled; family wants answers

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- At 99 years old, Leon Brier -- known in his neighborhood as ‘Smokey’ -- showed no signs of s

Man arrested on drug, weapons charges

Ponchatoula, La (FOX44) —Deputies responded to the Ponchatoula area regarding a disturbance on February 25. On the way there, the officers were told that the suspect left the scene and was driving a white vehicle.

Man arrested for having illegal prescription drugs in car with 1-year-old

PIERRE PART, LA (FOX44) — Illegal window tint landed a 32-year-old man behind bars.

Moe's Discount caught selling fake marijuana

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) — Louisiana's office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control has busted an Ascension Parish business for selling fake marijuana.