Woman accused of cheating the state out of more than $26,000 with false tax returns

A Prairieville woman was arrested for tax evasion after she allegedly bilked the state out of more than $26,000 with fraudulent tax returns.

Baton Rouge woman arrested for nearly a dozen drug, traffic charges

A Baton Rouge woman was arrested for nearly a dozen drug and traffic related charges. She’s being held in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a bond of $13,750.

Mother of 3 denies claims of using children to help with attack of woman

A Baton Rouge woman is accused of dragging a woman out of a car and beating her with a stick. She received additional charges because she allegedly used her children to initiate the attack.

Man takes police on high speed chase with 2 young children in backseat

A Houma man was arrested after he allegedly took police on a high speed chase. Once it was finally over, they found the man’s two young children in the backseat of the car.

14-year-old boy arrested for threatening violence against students in online chat room

A 14-year-old boy is being held on a $100,000 bond after he admitted to making threats of mass violence in an online chat room.

Two arrested at post office after receiving large package containing MDMA

Two men have been arrested after going to a post office in Breaux Bridge and picking up a package containing over 28 ounces of MDMA, otherwise known as "Molly".

Three men arrested at Baton Rouge Airport for attempting to smuggle 72 lbs of cocaine

Three men are being held on million dollar bonds after they were caught with 71.8 pounds of cocaine at the Baton Rouge Metro Airport.

St. Martin authorities looking for burgalry suspects

Three burglary suspects are wanted after stealing items from a home.

Man arrested for raping neighbor in 2012 at her home

Nearly a year after the original incident occurred, a Baton Rouge man was arrested for the alleged rape of his neighbor.

Police: Man injects heroin while driving, crashes into police vehicle

A man injured a police officer after he crashed his vehicle into the back of his parked police unit. He was arrested after they found evidence to suggest he injected heroin prior to the crash.