The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested two men on narcotics charges.
Robert Wayne Gatlin (40) and Dedrick J. Johnson (30) were taken into custody after allegedly possessing crack cocaine and drug paraphernalia.
A fugitive from Alabama has been captured in New Iberia.
Joshua Folks (35) escaped from a mental health facility in Clark County, Alabama. Officials say Folks left Alabama by stowing away on a freight train that was headed west.
A man has been arrested for scamming three local attorneys.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reported on January 7, that Gregory James Edwards (32) was arrested and charged with three counts of Felony Theft.
Early in the morning on Jan. 1, the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office received a phone call from a local hospital about a patient in the emergency room who stated he’d been in an altercation at a bar in Pierre Part.