A 39-year-old dispatcher for the New Orleans Police Department and her two children were shot and killed Wednesday night. Officials have identified a person of interest in the shooting and are asking for the public’s help to locate him.
Police believe a botched robbery is the reason why a 23-year-old man was killed. Five people have been arrested in connection to the crime, and police say a 17-year-old is the mastermind who set the plan in motion.
A man was arrested for stabbing his girlfriend after a verbal altercation quickly escalated into violence.
On September 10 at around 8:15 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to the 200 block of Woodrow Street regarding a stabbing.
On the 12th anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center, a monument dedicated to the tragedy was defaced in downtown Lafayette. Police are asking for the public’s assistance to identify the suspect(s) responsible.