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Four illegal aliens arrested at Lafayette restaurant, night club

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) — Four illegal aliens were arrested at a Lafayette restaurant/night club over the weekend.

Medicare scams targeted by federal government today

NATIONAL NEWS — Federal authorities made an unprecedented nationwide discovery of scams bilking the Medicare program of millions of dollars.

Port Allen Police warn about increase in residential burglaries

PORT ALLEN, LA — On Tuesday, May 1, Port Allen Police Officers responded to a report of a Burglary in Progress in 600 block of Maryland Ave. Deputies from the WBR Sheriff’s Office also responded to assist in this incident.

Victim of armed robbery arrested for participating in drug deal

LAKE CHARLES, LA — On Saturday, April 21, Officers with the Lake Charles Police Department were dispatched to 4254 5th Ave in reference to an armed robbery.

Dead body found in the trunk of a burned out vehicle

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — The Ponchatrain Levee Police were patrolling the levee a quarter mile south of Gardere Ln. early this morning when they discovered a completely burned up vehicle on the west side of the levee.

Sheriff seeking Shenandoah robbery suspects

BATON ROUGE, LA — East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for two unknown black males that were allegedly involved in the rash of burglaries and the armed robberies in the Shenandoah area on April 12, 2012 at approximately

Lil' Boosie trial begins today, jury selection process starts

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A jury pool of around 150 people spent the day filling out questionnaires across the street from the 19th Judicial Courthouse at the River Center library for a trial that's expected to last a couple of weeks.

New Orleans woman arrested for kidnapping a friend's child

BELLE ROSE, LA — Sheriff Mike Waguespack reports that on Saturday, April 28, at approximately 8:25 p.m., deputies responded to the 200 block of Hwy 1003 in Belle Rose concerning a two year old child being abducted.

A South Tiger Bend Accident leaves two women dead

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Two elderly women are dead after a crash on South Tiger Bend road Saturday. East Baton Rouge Sheriffs say it happened around 3:20 that afternoon.

Labadieville burglar leave DNA evidence behind

LABADIEVILLE, LA — The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in solving recent Burglaries in the Labadieville area. Detectives have responded to three burglaries in a span of 24 hours.