CrimeTracker

Neighbors speak out about drive by shooting: more jobs, less guns

Police are still on the lookout for a drive by shooter, who injured three people in Baton Rouge Tuesday night. It happened around nine Tuesday in a subdivision off of Staring Ln.

20 arrested in LA Medicaid fraud roundup, estimated $150K stolen

The Louisiana Attorney Gerneral’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) arrested 20 personal care workers who allegedly stole an estimated $150,000 from the state’s Medicaid program.

UPDATE: BR man wanted for attempted murder after night club stabbing turns himself in

UPDATE 4-15-14: Vyron Carter, 46, was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on Monday, April 14, around 5:15 p.m. on the charge of Attempted Second Degree Murder.

Slidell heroin operation yields 35 arrests

A multi-agency operation has resulted in over thirty heroin arrests since February of this year by the Slidell Police Department.

State Police: Sheriff Deputy shoots, kills suspect

On April 15, Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards requested Detectives with Louisiana State Police investigate a shooting in the 42000 block of Deborah Drive involving a Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Deputy.

LSP searching for human trafficking suspect

As part of ongoing multi-agency operations targeting prostitution and online solicitation throughout the state, investigators from the Louisiana State Police Special Victims Unit are seeking the public’s assistance locating Emmanuel Baile

Man steals $75K Audi from Bossier City dealership

UPDATE: Authorities in Panola County, Texas have located the Audi A7 that was stolen from Moffitt Audi in Bossier City on Friday.

BR man holds ex-girlfriend hostage after carjacking her school bus

A Baton Rouge man is charged with kidnapping his ex-girlfriend in a school bus carjacking and briefly holding her hostage.

Woman found in Lafayette park identified by Lafayette Police

Lafayette Police have identified the woman found in Girard Park over the weekend as Alexandria Shelton, 21 of Lafayette, LA. Lafayette Police are continuing their investigation.

Former LSU linebacker Tahj Jones shot; remains in serious condition

Sulphur police are investigating a shooting that injured former LSU Linebacker Tahj Jones. Police were called to an apartment complex on the 1800 block of Beglis Parkway Friday night.

Sulphur, LA middle school student arrested with gun on campus

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's deputies arrested a 14-year-old middle school student Thursday for bringing a gun to school.

6 BR men fall ill after using synthetic marijuana

Six Donaldsonville men were taken to the Hospital Thursday evening within a two-hour time frame after smoking a synthetic marijuana drug called, "Happy 2," said Chief Tony Bacala of the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.

27 arrested in connection with ‘Big Money Block Boyz’ gang

A multi-agency investigation netted 27 people in connection with the Big Money Block Boyz (BMBB) gang on Thursday. One more member was indicted on Wednesday, but has not yet been arrested.

LSU Police arrest 2 in investigation of suspicious packages

LSU Police have arrested two suspects in connection to the suspicious packages found near Thomas Boyd Hall on the LSU campus Monday afternoon.

Undercover investigation leads to arrest of Prairieville woman

One Prairieville woman was arrested following an undercover investigation into illegal drug activity on Wednesday, April 9.