Two women arrested on forgery, theft charges

Two Lake charles residents have been arrested after stealing several personal checks from a victim.

Slidell Police: Five arrested in connection to ‘complex’ murder investigation

Police believe a botched robbery is the reason why a 23-year-old man was killed. Five people have been arrested in connection to the crime, and police say a 17-year-old is the mastermind who set the plan in motion.

Lafayette man arrested for stabbing girlfriend

A man was arrested for stabbing his girlfriend after a verbal altercation quickly escalated into violence. On September 10 at around 8:15 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to the 200 block of Woodrow Street regarding a stabbing.

Baton Rouge man accused of raping, abusing 20-year-old granddaughter

A 68-year-old man from Baton Rouge was arrested after he allegedly raped his 20-year-old granddaughter.

Pop art vandals deface 9/11 monument in downtown Lafayette; police investigating

On the 12th anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center, a monument dedicated to the tragedy was defaced in downtown Lafayette. Police are asking for the public’s assistance to identify the suspect(s) responsible.

Employee with Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested for indecent behavior with teen

An employee with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office was arrested after he allegedly exchanged inappropriate text messages with a 15-year-old who resides in another parish.

Portion of 6th Street to be closed today

A portion of 6th Street between Laurel And Florida Blvd will be closed today. Entergy will be removing transformers from below the ground vault. Emergency vehicle must use an alternate route.  

Suspect wanted in Shreveport shooting incident arrested

A suspect wanted in connection with a shooting that injured three people over the weekend has landed in jail on September 8.

Port Sulphur men charged with church, fishing camp burglaries

Six Port Sulphur men have been arrested on charges of burglarizing the St. Jude Catholic Church.

18-year-old arrested for shooting teen in the stomach

A 17-year-old has been arrested for attempted murder after he allegedly shot another teen in the stomach.