CrimeTracker

JPSO: Man accidentally kills neighbor after bullet travels through apartment wall

A man died after his neighbor accidentally discharged his firearm and shot him through their adjoining wall, officials say.

Bond set at $225,000 for man accused of ramming gate at Angola

Bond was set at $225,000 for a man accused of ramming his vehicle into the gate at Angola Prison. The judge also ordered an evaluation regarding his mental state.

Angola guards fire at car

On Sunday, September 8, 2013, at approximately 2:34 p.m., Angola correctional officers working the front gate of the Louisiana State Penitentiary reported a suspicious vehicle approaching and retreating multiple times.

Duson man shot in the chest during home invasion; suspect wanted

A 22-year-old man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot in the chest by a home intruder.

Baton Rouge man arrested, second suspect sought after 34 computers were stolen

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of man who stole several laptop and tablet computers from a Raceland department store last month with the help of a security worker a

Coroner: Man found dead in Baton Rouge neighborhood died from blunt force trauma

The East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner’s Office has completed the autopsy on a man who was found dead on Stanley Aubin Lane early yesterday morning.

NOPD arrests second suspect for shooting death of toddler, injury of babysitter

A second suspect has been arrested for the shooting death of a toddler.

BRPD investigating body found outside BREC Spanish Town Park

The body of a man was found lying outside a local park this morning. Investigators are working to determine the cause of death.

Four men wanted on narcotics trafficking charges

Louisiana State Police is asking for the public’s help locating four people wanted for charges relating to narcotics trafficking. Detectives are looking for the following people:

Man accused of kidnapping ex-girlfriend, raping her

A Fluker man turned himself in after kidnapping and raping a former girlfriend of his.