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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.

BR gas stations feature ‘wall of shame’

Local gas stations are standing up to thieves by making their pictures public. Circle K gas stations by LSU’s campus have posted pictures of those who have stolen from them up on their windows.

Lafayette man arrested for distribution of child pornography

A Lafayette man is in jail today for charges relating to the distribution of child pornography following an investigation by Detectives with Louisiana State Police.

EBRSO looking for man using fake American Express card

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for a man that was seen using counterfeit credit cards to make purchases at the Toys-R-Us located on North Mall Drive on January 8, 2014 at approximately 1:00 p.m.

EBR deputies looking for woman using stolen credit card

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for a woman seen using a stolen credit card to purchase gift cards from The Mall of Louisiana on December 15, 2013 at approximately 5:30 p.m.

2 more child pornography arrests in Lafayette area

In addition to a story we reported earlier, 2 more men have been arrested for child pornography in the Lafayette area.