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

$250,000 bond for man accused of beating, kidnapping woman from hotel

The man accused of attacking and kidnapping a woman from a hotel in New Orleans has turned himself in to police.

Gonzales officer shoots armed robbery suspect after chase

According to Gonzales Police Chief Sherman Jackson, at approximately 8:30 p.m. on Sunday night, August 18, Gonzales Police Officers responded to an armed robbery at the Domino’s Pizza on Airline Hwy. within the city limits of Gonzales.

51-year-old Pineville woman shot, killed in Lafayette

UPDATE: Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department have identified the victim in Sunday’s early morning shooting as Connie Burch, 51, of Pineville, Louisiana.