Shooting at party blamed in part on Instagram post; arrested father of suspect responds

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office says a post on a popular social media site turned a small gathering into an out-of-control party that ending with one person getting shot.

APSO arrests sex offender who failed to register for 2nd time

Ascension Parish Sheriff's deputies arrested a man who failed to register as a sex offender, for the second time.

Former Texas jailer admits to having sex with inmate

Harrison County officials arrested a former jailer after it was learned she had sex with an inmate, according to the sheriff's department.

Agents seize over $1,200 in meth, arrest 3 during parole check

Three people are under arrest in Independence, LA after methamphetamine was found during a parole compliance check.

Police arrest Walker couple for drugs, child cruelty

A Denham Springs man, and a St. Amant woman were arrested Friday night by Walker Police on child cruelty and drug charges. Police arrested Billy Arthur Henry, Jr., 35, and Lana Wallace Henry, 32.

Pawn shop video shows pair selling guns day before they reported them stolen

A Hammond woman is under arrest, and authorities are searching for her accomplice after the two falsely reported a theft and then allegedly sold the stolen property to a pawn shop.

Lafayette SO find body of 19-year old woman on side of road

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating the suspicious death of a 19-year-old woman whose body was found on the side of the road.

Jennings police officer recovering from near-fatal gunshot wound

JENNINGS, LA — Sgt. Ricky Benoit, the Jennings police officer who was shot in the neck by 30-year-old George Lowdins, is recovering well from the gunshot that nearly took his life.

APSO looking for suspect who stole wallet from boutique employee

Investigators need your help identifying a woman who allegedly stole a wallet while shopping at a store in Prairieville.

St. Mary SO looking for suspects who stole TV from Bayou Vista Wal-Mart

Investigators need your help in finding two suspects accused of stealing a big screen TV from the Wal-Mart in Bayou Vista. After reviewing surveillance video, detectives have identified the two suspects as: