Massive drug bust in Ascension Parish

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (FOX44) -- A major drug bust in Ascension Parish Monday morning landed 40 people in jail. US Attorney, Don Cazayoux, says 48 people have been charged with dealing drugs in the Gonzales area.

Three facing deportation after man bites roommates ear off

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (FOX44) – Three men were arrested after an investigation into a case of domestic violence made Sheriff’s Deputies aware of a possible case of illegal immigrants.

Jefferson appears in District Court for motion hearing

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – Jordan Jefferson appeared in District Court this morning in Baton Rouge.

Stabbing on North Boulevard

FBATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Friday night, a man was viciously stabbed at the corner of North boulevard and 13th street. Baton Rouge Police say it happened around 9:15 p.m.

Union Parish man arrested for fifth DWI

OUACHITA PARISH, LA (FOX44) -- A 51-year old man was arrested for his fifth DWI on Tuesday, Sept. 6. Jerry R. McAdams of Downsville, La. could face between 10-30 years in prison.

Pedestrian killed; identity a mystery

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- A pedestrian is hit and killed South Choctaw just after midnight Thursday morning. The identity of the victim is a mystery.

Local man arrested for abusing infant

BATON ROUGE, LA. (FOX44) - A local man is in custody with charges of second degree cruelty to a juvenile. Jonathan B. Williams, 21, was arrested by the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriffs office after reports that he abused an infant.

Couple shot in their home

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: The 24yr old male victim died shortly after midnite last night at a local hospital. He is identified as Eddie Williams. The female remains hospitalized.  

Man killed on Louisiana Avenue

Just after 3:00 a.m. Wednesday morning Baton Rouge Police got a call about a shooting at 2400 Louisiana Avenue. That's off North Boulevard near the Sweet Olive Cemetery.

Woman's body found along Highway 42

PRAIRIEVILLE, La (FOX44) — Detectives with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office are trying to find out what caused a woman's death along Highway 42 near Prairieville.