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.

Suspected kitten killer arrested in St. Mary Parish

PATTERSON, LA (FOX44) — A Baton Rouge man has been arrested and booked into the Saint Mary Parish jail. Michael Bergeron, 34, is accused of killing kittens at a home on Natalie Lane in Patterson, LA.

Rap lyrics can be used in Lil’ Boosie First-Degree murder trial according to judge

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — A judge ruled today that three very specific rap lyrics can be used to show personal intent in the First-Degree murder trial for Baton Rouge rapper Lil’ Boosie.

Tangipahoa Parish man wanted for double shooting

ROSELAND, La — Tangipahoa Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man involved in a double shooting that occurred on Central Avenue in Roseland in the early morning hours of April 23.

Man arrested after evading police in Chauvin

TERREBONE PARISH, LA — Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents arrested a Chauvin man for allegedly resisting arrest and battery to a police officer on April 19 in Terrebonne Parish.