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BRPD arrests one of their own

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) Baton Rouge Police have arrested one of their own. Corporal Mitchell Duncan, 49, is accused of breaking in to a woman's home, and assaulting her. He was actually on duty as a Baton Rouge Police Officer.

Livingston Parish Officials host National Night Out

Tonight, Livingston parish residents got a chance to hang out with police at "National Night Out".

"National Night Out" in Livingston Parish a success

LIVINGSTON PARISH, La (FOX44) - Youngsters in got a chance to hang out with local authorities at "National Night Out".

Ascension Parish deputies on look out for a dangerous criminal

ASCENSION PARISH (FOX44) - Sheriff's Deputies want you to be on the look out for a man, they say is armed and dangerous.

Be alert for property scam via email

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - The state treasurer says, you need to be on alert for a national email property scam.

Search for armed robber called off

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Police have called off the search for an armed robber. Police say it all started on the morning of August 4th on Plank at Windbourne, when a man was robbed at gunpoint.

Tax free weekend

 Louisiana’s sales tax holiday provides a great opportunity to stock up and save on outdoor gear!

Local Church recieves new AC units

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Things are cooling off at Israelite Baptist Church thanks to the works of a good samaritan.

Man Paddles down Mississippi River for Red Cross

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - A boy and his father have travelled the mighty Mississippi all the way to Baton Rouge for the Red Cross.

Large child porn bust has a link to Caddo Parish

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - The biggest child pornography bust in U.S. history has a Louisiana link. The feds say the website "Dreamboard" had enough content to fill about 16-thousand DVDs.