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.

Suspect identified in Gonzales Wal-Mart theft case

The Gonzales police recently requested the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect from two separate theft incidents from the Gonzales Wal-mart.

18-year-old killed during afternoon shooting on Sparta Ave; suspect wanted

An 18-year-old man was shot to death this afternoon and police are currently working to identify a suspect.

Man gains second DWI for driving lawnmower down road at night without headlights

A 60-year-old man was arrested for his second DWI after a police officer nearly crashed into him. That’s because he was driving down a road on a riding lawnmower shortly after midnight.

Baton Rouge man arrested for pointing gun at another driver on I-12

A man was arrested for allegedly taking out a pistol and pointing it at another driver while driving on I-12 in Baton Rouge.

Convicted sex offender arrested for Crowley home invasion

A convicted sex offender is back behind bars after he allegedly broke into an occupied home. Officials say he completed yard work for the family prior to the incident.

Three arrested on drug charges at home on Pookey Lane in Ascension Parish

Three people have been arrested following an investigation into illegal activity happening in Ascension Parish around La. 73 and I-10.

CPSO arrests man on incest charges

On August 18, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint regarding Earl James Daniels, 46, of Lake Charles, having inappropriate sexual contact with a 13-year-old female family member on numerous occasions in June 2013.

Houston men arrested in Calcasieu Parish with over 200 bags of synthetic marijuana

Two men have been arrested for for Possession with Intent to Distribute Synthetic Marijuana after a traffic stop.