Student arrested for battery to bus driver

BATON ROUGE, LA. (FOX44) - A local 12th grader is now in parish prison after assaulting a bus driver. Early Friday morning, Police responded to reports of battery on Burbank in which a high schooler assaulted her bus driver.

Houma man arrested for rape

HOUMA, LA (FOX8) - A Houma man is behind bars after allegedly raping a juvenile girl, police say.

88-year-old man robbed in cemetary

NAPOLEONVILLE, LA — On Tuesday, Oct. 25, just before 4:00 p.m. the Sheriff's Office received a call concerning a robbery at the St. Ann Catholic Church Cemetery in Napoleonville.

Fugitive caught, neighbors relieved

EAST FORK, MS (FOX44) -- After consistently evading capture and staying just ahead of law enforcement, Kaunda Magee was shot and wounded by police, and captured in Mississippi, just over the louisiana border Wednesday.

Bike made for child with cerebral palsy stolen

CENTRAL, La (FOX44) — Dale Tidwell looked long and hard to find the right bike for his 14-year-old son, Dalen. "Pedal links, gears, tires, everything was made special just for him," says Tidwell.

Toddler found wandering streets

NEW ORLEANS, La (FOX8) - A three year-old little girl is back with her mother after being found wandering on

Fugitive arrested after 2 week chase

KENTWOOD, LA (FOX44) - THIS IS A FOX44 UPDATE: Kaunda Magee is now in police custody. He was apprehended in Pike County, Mississippi. It is being reported that he was taken to the hospital after being shot.

'Operation Overdose' yeilds 18 arrests in BR

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- The Baton Rouge Police Department in conjunction with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, Louisiana State Police and US Marshall’s Fugitive Task Force conducted a warrant round-up during the early morni

Family mourns loss of Darius Robinson

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — "It's hard losing a son and I don't know how I'm going to through this, but I'm going to miss my son, going to miss Darius." says Carol Robinson.

Neighbor says mother didn't neglect her children

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Wille Brown Jr. has lived on Erie Street for more than 25 years. He has seen a lot in his lifetime, but what happened Sunday on his street was a first for him.