Local News

Slidell pedestrian killed while standing in oncoming traffic

Shortly after 10:30 p.m. on July 24, State Troopers began investigating a fatal crash on U.S. 190/Gause Boulevard at its intersection with Cross Gates Blvd. in St. Tammany Parish.

Houma man arrested after burglarizing car

Darren Marc LeBouef, 34, was arrested after law enforcement completed an investigation into a car burglary in the Summerfield area.

Woman arrested with 23 pounds of marijuana

A Baton Rouge woman is behind bars after a search warrant revealed she had 23 pounds of marijuana in her possession.

Elderly man dies after crashing into concrete pillar

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a fatal crash that took the life of an 83-year-old driver. It happened around 9:48 a.m. on July 24 at the North I-110 exit ramp at Florida Blvd.

Isaiah Marshall resigns as CATS board chairman

Isaiah Marshall resigned from the Board of Directors of CATS Thursday.

65-year-old man arrested for two counts of obscenity on LSU’s campus

A 65-year-old man was arrested on two counts obscenity after he was witnessed masturbating on LSU’s campus.

Man accused of killing ex-girlfriend's current boyfriend during incident on Perkins Road

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a man last night for the July 5 murder of a man at an apartment complex located on Perkins Road.

Two teens suffer life threatening injuries after crashing ATV

Two teens are in the hospital with life threatening injuries after they crashed an ATV. Officials say neither was wearing a helmet.

LSU students weigh in on latest Forbes rankings

Louisiana State University has broken the top 200 in Forbes top college list. But according to those who compiled the list the ranking still brings the university up short in comparison to other similar colleges.

Lafayette woman arrested for human trafficking of juvenile family members

A Lafayette woman is in jail facing aggravated rape charges as well as child sex trafficking charges following a two week long State Police Investigation.