CrimeTracker

Former LSU linebacker Tahj Jones shot; remains in serious condition

Sulphur police are investigating a shooting that injured former LSU Linebacker Tahj Jones. Police were called to an apartment complex on the 1800 block of Beglis Parkway Friday night.

Sulphur, LA middle school student arrested with gun on campus

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's deputies arrested a 14-year-old middle school student Thursday for bringing a gun to school.

6 BR men fall ill after using synthetic marijuana

Six Donaldsonville men were taken to the Hospital Thursday evening within a two-hour time frame after smoking a synthetic marijuana drug called, "Happy 2," said Chief Tony Bacala of the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.

27 arrested in connection with ‘Big Money Block Boyz’ gang

A multi-agency investigation netted 27 people in connection with the Big Money Block Boyz (BMBB) gang on Thursday. One more member was indicted on Wednesday, but has not yet been arrested.

LSU Police arrest 2 in investigation of suspicious packages

LSU Police have arrested two suspects in connection to the suspicious packages found near Thomas Boyd Hall on the LSU campus Monday afternoon.

Undercover investigation leads to arrest of Prairieville woman

One Prairieville woman was arrested following an undercover investigation into illegal drug activity on Wednesday, April 9.

BR Vehicle burglary suspect seen after using stolen credit card

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are attempting to identify the individual in the attached photograph in connection with a vehicle burglary, which happened at 2432 Monroe Ave on February 14, around 8:45 a.m.

Domestic abuse suspect dies while fleeing Gonzales cops

The Gonzales Police Department tells our news partner The Creole the body of 25-year-old Jerrick Lane was pulled out of a bayou near Abe Street.

UPDATE: BRPD identify body found in canal Tuesday morning

UPDATE: Investigators have identified the body found in the canal within the 4300 block of Jefferson Avenue as 38-year-old Alexander Jason Scott. Police are still searching for details about the case.

BRPD make arrest in 2008 murder case

Baton Rouge Police Detectives arrested Theodis Guillory, 31, in the shooting death of Willie Mitchell, which happened on April 25, 2008. An argument ensued between Guillory and Mitchell, which led to the shooting.

1 dead, 1 arrested after Monday night crash in BR

One person has died after a fatal car crash that happened Monday night on Evangeline Street in Baton Rouge.

BR man arrested for raping 11-year-old

Baton Rouge police arrested man for allegedly raping an 11-year-old girl. According to police reports, the victim was home alone with Thomas Scott, 35, while her mother was at work.

EBRSO arrests man for recent attempted kidnapping, obscenity in parking lots

UPDATE 4-7-14: East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s detectives have arrested the man who approached two teenage girls in the Cheer Force Academy parking lot and grabbed a woman in the parking lot between Bally’s and Fresh Market.

Texas woman complains to police about bad weed

Lufkin, TX (KETK) -- An East Woman found herself behind bars Thursday after calling Lufkin authorities to complain about bad "weed."

EBRSO arrests 3 members of the Felony Lane Gang from FL

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office arrested three members of the national “Felony Lane Gang” this weekend that came to East Baton Rouge Parish with the purpose of burglarizing vehicles and stealing identities.