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Bloomington PD clarify reason for contacting Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) — A representative with the Bloomington, Ind.

Bloomington Police contact Lafayette about similar missing person case

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) — The case of missing ULL student Mickey Shunick caught the eye of police investigators in Bloomington, Indiana.

Bike of missing cyclist found at Whiskey Bay exit

WHISKEY BAY, LA (FOX44) — The Lafayette Police Department has confirmed that the bike of missing cyclist Mickey Shunick was found today at the Whiskey Bay exit.

St. Francisville fire destroys historic building

ST. FRANCISVILLE, LA (FOX44) - A fire broke out in a historic district of St. Francisville this morning.

US-190 back open, evacuees allowed back home

BATON ROUGE - This morning, Louisiana State Police reopened US 190 in both east and westbound directions. The evacuation area has reopened as well.

Red Cross provides assistance to WBR evacuees

PORT ALLEN, LA — American Red Cross volunteers are arranging lunch for the evacuated West Baton Rouge residents who stayed in hotels overnight.

Lafayette cyclist never makes it home, community search party seeks answers

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) -- What started out as a normal night out on the town has turned into a living nightmare for the family and friends of a 21-year-old woman from Lafayette.

Tank explosion causes chemical fire at Air Liquide, one injured, residents evacuated

WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH, LA (FOX44) — The West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office confirms that they are currently working a chemical fire located on US. HWY 190 at LA 983 (Bueche Road).

Fallen Navy SEAL honored in Holden

HOLDEN, LA (FOX44) — The community came out to honor fallen Navy SEAL Team Five member Nicholas Spehar at a ground breaking and ribbon cutting  ceremony for Camp Spehar in Holden.

Habitat for Humanity's ReStore reopens

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — For the past month Habitat for Humanity ReStore staffers have been working hard to give the business an a face lift.