HAMMOND, LA. (FOX44) - Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports that on October 22, 2011, deputies arrested Earl Thomas, 17, of Simpson Place in Hammond for the Aggravated Rape of a six-year-old victim.
BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- A man is shot dead by a Lafayette Police Officer after the officer is backed over by the suspect's car. It happened on the Evangeline Thruway near Castill Friday night, around 11:20 p.m.
THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: Jeremiah Wright, the man who admitted to killing and beheading his 7-year-old disabled child, was declared unfit to stand trial. That order came from Lafourche Parish Judge John LeBlanc on Tuesday, Oct. 18.