CrimeTracker

BR teen shoots himself, victim in hand after fight

A young man is now in juvenile detention after shooting himself and another man in the hand. The shooting happened around 11:16 p.m. on September 28, 2014, at an apartment in the 2100 block of North Sherwood Forest Drive.

Man dies in shooting on St. Gerard Avenue

Detectives are investigating a shooting that killed a man in the 5800 block of St. Gerard Ave. The shooting happened around 9:00 p.m. on September 27, 2014.

Employee, cousin arrested for burglarizing Domino's Pizza in Donaldsonville

Two Belle Rose men are now in jail after deputies say they burglarized a Domino’s Pizza, one of them worked at.

JPSO says baggage handlers stole electronics, guns from passengers at N.O. Airport

Three baggage handlers at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport were arrested Thursday on charges of theft after items were reported stolen from passenger luggage.

Why PAD is one of the most under-treated diseases in U.S.

When a Louisiana man was told he would have to face a leg amputation if he did not make some major lifestyle changes, he took the doctor's orders to save his limb and potentially his life.

State Troopers find 14 lbs. of cocaine during I-12 traffic stop

A Florida man is now in the Tangipahoa Parish jail after State Troopers say they found over 14 lbs. of cocaine in his car.

Deputies arrest Hobby Lobby flasher in St. Charles Parish

The man who exposed himself to two women at a local craft supply store is now in jail, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Shooting injures 2 men on North 35th Street

Baton Rouge Police officers are currently investigating a shooting that injured two people. The shooting happened around 6:50 p.m. on September 24, 2014, in the 1300 block of North 35th Street.

Former St. Tammany Parish Coroner pleads guilty to felony theft

Former St. Tammany Coroner Peter Galvan pleaded guilty today to three counts of felony theft, announced criminal prosecutors with the Louisiana Attorney General’s Public Corruption Unit.

Sobriety checkpoint scheduled for 9/26/14 in Livingston Parish

On Friday, September 26, 2014, the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office - in conjunction with several other local law enforcement agencies - will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Livingston Parish.

APSO busts 'large scale meth dealer' in Sorrento

A Sorrento husband and wife are now in jail after a large amount of methamphetamine was found in their home, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriffs Office.

State Police investigating officer on officer shooting in LaPlace

Louisiana State Police are currently investigating the shooting death of a 25-year veteran of the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Orleans Sheriff: teens arrested in pizza delivery driver's murder were on house arrest

A spokesman with the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office confirmed, that two 16-year old boys arrested in the murder of a domino's pizza delivery worker were wearing electronic monitoring devices.

LSP: 14-year-old shot to death by Terrebonne Parish deputy

Louisiana State Police are investigating the shooting death of a Houma teenager by a Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's deputy. Troopers identified the victim as 14-year-old Cameron Tillman, a freshman at Ellender High School.

EBRSO: man who robbed Whitney Bank on Coursey now in South Carolina jail

South Carolina law enforcement were able to apprehend the man suspected of robbing the Whitney Bank on Coursey Boulevard Friday afternoon based on information and a warrant obtained by the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.