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Copper thieves caught in Tangipahoa parish

LORANGER, LA (FOX44) - Tangipahoa Sheriff's Deputies caught two copper thieves Thursday thanks to a concerned citizen.

Teen shot on Delaware Street

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- The Baton Rouge Dolice Department released the name of the teenager found shot to death on Delaware Street. They said someone shot Darrion Lebeuf, 16, of Baton Rouge in an abandoned home.

Shooting on Swan Street

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Someone shot and killed a man at an intersection close to Southern University during the Southern, Jackson State game. Baton Rouge Police say Lawrence King, 22, died in his car from a gunshot wound.

Southern Students clean up neighborhoods on Goudchaux Street

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Saturday students at Southern University banded together with the community groups to clean up surrounding neighborhoods on Goudchaux street.

OLOL Hospital Teams up with Webb's Barbership and Mary Bird Perkins for free health screenings

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Saturday, customers visiting the historic Webb's Barbershop got more than a shave and a haircut. Webb's has seen greats like B.B. King and Nat King Cole walk through it's doors.

Sheriffs arrest two in New Iberia

NEW IBERIA, LA (FOX44) - Thursday, New Iberia Parish Sheriff's arrested two in connection with Child Pornography and Drug Charges.

Accident on I-110

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Interstate traffic was stopped for over an hour Saturday morning because of an accident on the I110.

Emergency drill prepares first responders, educators for worst

ALBANY, La (NBC33) — It was an unexpected half day for students at Livingston Parish schools today. That's after Albany High School was flooded with first reponders.

Calm in the Tropics

The Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean are clear of any tropical disturbances just some cloudiness near the Windward Islands. Dry and cooler air has push through the Gulf stabilizing the weather. No Tropical Storm formation is forecasted.

Seeing hope in autism therapy

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- There is a lot that's still not known about autism. There are almost countless options for treatment, but no known cure.