CrimeTracker

Couple charged with child desertion after leaving son alone to steal a bike

A man and woman were arrested for child desertion after they allegedly left their son at a skate park while they allegedly stole another child’s bike.

Registered sex offender, woman, arrested for forcing 9-year-old boy to participate in sexual activity

A Lake Charles couple was arrested for allegedly forcing a 9-year-old boy to participate with them in sexual activity.

Person of interest for murder of woman found shot dead by investigators

A man was found shot to death night and believe he is responsible for shooting and killing a woman hours prior to his death.

Couple arrested for making meth in apartment; 5-year-old child placed into protective custody

A couple is accused of operating a meth lab out of their apartment on Jefferson Highway. The couple's 5-year-old child was located in the home when the illegal drugs were discovered.

Fugitive wanted by multiple law enforcement agencies captured in New Orleans

The hunt for a fugitive wanted by multiple law enforcement agencies has ended in New Orleans, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

78-year-old man arrested for inappropriately touching two juveniles

A 78-year-old man was arrested for allegedly molesting two juveniles.

Holden man dies in single-vehicle crash

Alcohol use is suspected to be a factor in a fatal crash that took the life of a Holden man.

Florida man arrested for threatening casino security in Amelia

A Florida man visiting a casino in Amelia was arrested for threatening a security officer. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office was called on August 27 at 9:42 p.m. to a casino in Amelia.

Runners at LSU Lakes question safety after recent robbery

A robbery in broad daylight at the LSU Lakes has some questioning how safe it is to run in the area. Baton Rouge Police tell NBC33 that a female running the lakes around 3:30 p.m. yesterday afternoon was robbed.

Livingston Parish purse snatcher sentenced to 40 years

A 23-year-old woman was sentenced to 40 years in prison for snatching a woman’s purse. Because the attack was violent in nature, the woman will be required to serve 85 percent of her sentence before she is eligible for parole.