LSU track star Nethaneel Joseph Mitchell-Blake is in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the charge of forcible rape.
An 18-year-old woman says Mitchell-Blake forced her to have sex at his apartment on October 19, 2014.
A woman from Baker is dead after a major crash in the New Orleans French Quarter.
The New Orleans Police Department says Tevest Vance, 37, was drunk when he crashed into a balcony support pole on Burgundy Street in New Orleans.
Firefighters are investigating a fire that destroyed over half of a vacant home in the 3100 block of Riley Street.
Curt Monte, a spokesperson for the Baton Rouge Fire Department, says the cause of the fire was arson.