Alleged meth lab explosion leaves Prairieville residents shocked

PRAIRIEVILLE, LA (FOX44) - — Three people are now under arrest after an alleged meth lab explosion.

Drunk driver nearly kills pedestrian

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - A pedestrian was nearly killed after being struck by fallen light pole around 2:21 in the morning on Thursday, Aug. 25. That pole was knocked down due to a single car accident caused by an impaired driver.

Police search Jefferson's appartment

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44 SPORTS) - Before 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24 investigators with the Baton Rouge Police Department searched Jordan Jefferson's apartment.

Two juveniles vandilize park, caught by police

PIERRE PART, La (FOX44) — On Sunday, August 21, the Assumption Parish Dispatch Center received a phone call in reference to suspected vandalism at the Veteran’s Park in Pierre Part.

Meeting discusses how to curb crime problem

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Keeping violence out of the Capital City is the main focus of a meeting in downtown Baton Rouge this evening.

Fatal shooting on Blackwater Road

UPDATE - A Baton Rouge father allegedly shot his daughter’s unarmed boyfriend to death after a heated argument.

Teen arrested for simple burglary

BAYOU L'OURSE, LA (FOX44) - A seventeen year old is locked up after deputies say he stole from a man's shed. It happened around 5:30 sunday morning in Bayou L'Ourse.

Dentist charged with Medicaid fraud

SHREVEPORT, La (FOX44) — The Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has arrested a Shreveport dentist accused of unauthorized participation in medical assistance programs after having been issued a state exclusion, announced

Five suspects arrested in rape case

CLINTON, La (FOX44) — East Feliciana Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested five people accused of raping a woman in the back of a pickup truck, says Sheriff Talmadge Bunch.

Man killed while trying to rob home

HAMMOND, La (FOX44) — Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards has reported the death of aggravated burglary suspect. On August 21, numerous deputies responded to an aggravated burglary in progress in Hammond.