An Amite Police officer is now in jail after authorities say he kidnapped and sexually assaulted two women.
Grant P. Carruth, 25, of Husser, LA, was arrested for two incidents that happened in August and September of 2014.
Baton Rouge Police are investigating an overnight shooting that killed a 23-year-old man.
L’Jean Mckneely, a police spokesperson, says Marquis Latrelle Wyatt was shot several times in chest and died at the scene.
Shortly before 7:45 pm on October 1, 2014, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a hit and run crash that occurred on LA Hwy 67 north of LA Hwy 422 just south of the Mississippi state line in East Feliciana Parish.
By Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services
The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services announces the convictions of 11 Louisiana residents who fraudulently received more than $81,000 in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) benefits.