CrimeTracker

Ascension Parish officials looking for wallet thief

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help identifying a female who stole a wallet at Wal-Mart in Prairieville and made several charges at area stores totaling over $2,500.

Three Breaux Bridge men arrested on multiple drug charges

A trio of men from St. Martin Parish have been charged with possessing, manufacturing and distributing narcotics.

Man threatens to blow up New Iberia Wal-Mart, leaves on pink bike

A man has been arrested after he threatened to blow up a Wal-Mart store in Iberia Parish. On August 19 at around 4:50 p.m., deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office were called out to a bomb threat.

Fugitive arrested as part of Ascension Parish drug investigation

A fugitive wanted in a Donaldsonville drug sting has been arrested. Henry Knockum, 41, of Donaldsonville, was arrested on August 19. He has been charged with Distribution of Schedule II CDS.

Officials: Lafayette gas station set on fire to cover burglary

A Lafayette gas station was set ablaze earlier this morning by a thief looking to cover his tracks.

Traffic stop leads to discovery of over 18 pounds of marijuana

A State Trooper stopped a 2013 Dodge Charger for a traffic violation on I-20 in Bienville Parish which led to the discovery of over 18 pounds of marijuana in the vehicle on August 19.

Denham Springs man cited for alligator violations

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited a Denham Springs man with 26 alligator violations on Aug. 15.

53-year-old man arrested for soliciting juveniles for sex at Loranger church

A 53-year-old man is accused of trying to solicit sex from two juveniles. They were allegedly in church when the incident occurred.

Bond set at $41,000 for man accused of stabbing wife during domestic dispute

Bond was set at $41,000 for a man accused of stabbing his wife over the weekend, according to public records.

Man with interlock device on car arrested for 4th DWI in Calcasieu Parish

On the afternoon of Saturday, August 17, Louisiana State Police Troop D received several reports of a gray Nissan Pathfinder traveling west on Interstate 10 in Calcasieu Parish that was “all over the road.” Troopers located this veh