Duo booked for alleged Zachary robbery, assault

A man and woman have been put in jail after they allegedly beat a Zachary man and robbed him.

Teacher arrested for battery of special needs student

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a teacher today for allegedly battering a handicapped nine-year-old child. Nerelyn Lava Soreta, 50, of Baton Rouge, has been charged with Simple Battery of the Infirm.

Man wanted for questioning by LSU PD

Scott Edward Michelli, 43, is wanted by LSUPD for the violation of Unauthorized Entry into a Place of Business and in addition to questioning of other potential charges.

Two arrested after drugs found in home with five children living in 'deplorable' conditions

Two people were arrested and five children were placed in the custody of a family member after being found in a home containing illegal narcotics and used syringes.

Warrant roundup efforts continue in Ascension Parish, nine arrested

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is continuing its initiative in the parish of “OPERATION NO SHOW” which is to aggressively seek out and arrest individuals that are failing to appear in court after being arrested on crimina

Gonzales authorities looking for watch thieves

The Gonzales Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance with identifying three suspected shoplifters. On October 19, the three pictured black females entered the Coach Outlet store located in the Tanger Mall.

Man arrested after allegedly raping, robbing woman at knife-point

A Baker man has been arrested after he allegedly kidnapped, robbed and raped a woman on November 2.

Arrest made in Ponchatoula armed robbery; one suspect still at large

One man has been arrested and another is on the run in conjunction with the armed robbery of a Ponchatoula business.

BRPD investigating vandalism at Istrouma High School

Baton Rouge Police are trying to figure out who vandalized Istrouma High School over the weekend. Police say Saturday evening a person or persons entered the school and vandalized lockers and motion sensors.

Man arrested in shooting at The Greater Baton Rouge State Fairgrounds

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives responded to a call of a shooting at the Man arrested in shooting at The Greater Baton Rouge State Fairgrounds at approximately 11:30 p.m. Saturday where one man was shot.