CrimeTracker

BR police arrest 3 for armed robbery of Papa John’s

Baton Rouge Police have arrested three men in connection with the Armed Robbery of Papa John’s on Lee Drive that happened on Sunday, Feb, 16, at about 10:36 p.m.

Missing 12-year-old Kansas girl found in Lafayette Parish

A 12-year-old girl from Kansas is safe in police custody after Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s deputies found her at house on Lantier Road in Lafayette Parish.

BRPD: investigating armed robbery of a convenience store

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the armed robbery of La Frontera Convenience Store, 11219 Muriel Drive, that occurred yesterday evening around 7:35pm. Two suspects walked into the store with handguns demanding money.

LSP: approximately 23 pounds of marijuana found in US Army Sergeant's duffle bag

Shortly after 3:00 am on Sunday, February 16, 2014, a State Trooper stopped a Chrysler 200 on I-10 eastbound west of LA Hwy 415 in West Baton Rouge Parish for a traffic violation.

LPSO Deputy arrested in connection with shots fired, narcotics evidence

On February 9, 2014, members of the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office Uniform Patrol Division began looking into an early morning complaint of shots fired in the area of Vermillion Drive in Denham Springs.

64-year-old Kentwood man arrested for child pornography

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Deputies arrested Kenneth D. Dillon, 64, of Kentwood on child pornography charges. Detectives searched Dillon’s residence Friday morning, Feb. 14.

Kenner woman arrested for stealing from elderly Medicaid patients

A Kenner woman has been arrested for stealing nearly $134,000 from Louisiana Medicaid recipients, according to a statement released by the Attorney General’s Office.

Tangipahoa deputies arrest wanted man seen holding sign and flowers

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s deputies arrested Joshua Rugg Robinson, 32, of Bogalusa Friday, Feb. 14, after a roadside investigation revealed that he was wanted by Louisiana State Police on fraud charges.

Thibodaux father charged with murdering, dismembering special needs son found not guilty by reason of insanity

Jeremiah Wright, the Thibodaux man accused of murdering and dismembering his special needs, 7-year-old son, was found not guilty  by reason of insantiy on Friday.

Ex-Saints player Darren Sharper faces rape, drug charges in 2 cases

Former NFL star Darren Sharper was charged Friday in the alleged drugging and rape of two women, one in October and the other last month, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said.

Mouton charged for burglary, sexual battery in Tara, Webb Park

Update 02-13-14 Last night, Baton Rouge Police Detectives charged Vorris Mouton with additional charges of: 1) Tara Subdivision (01-12-14) - Aggravated Burglary and Sexual Battery

Tangipahoa deputies arrest 2 men for armed robbery at Jeff’s Grocery

Tangipahoa deputies arrested two Hammond men for an armed robbery that occurred in the parking lot of Jeff's Grocery on West Club Deluxe Road on Friday, Feb. 14.

OPD catches major drug dealer in undercover operation

Police arrested one of Opelousas’s major drug dealers, Joshua “Wop” Johnson, 28; along with Damiel Pierre, 31; and Blonda Hunt, 43.

Man shot, killed at Sharp Lane apartment complex

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened on Sharp Lane. A spokesman for the Baton Rouge Police Department tells NBC33 someone reported hearing gunshots at the Park East apartment complex.

Business owners rely on faith to keep their stores safe after string of robberies

Police are still on the lookout for the man responsible who they say stole from two businesses right across the street from each other.