Two members of the Grand Isle Volunteer Fire Department -- including the chief -- have been arrested in a major undercover operation that focused on the illegal sale of drugs and alcohol on the island.
The Baton Rouge Fire Department says an arson fire completely destroyed a house on Tuscaloosa Street.
Fire fighters arrived on the scene around 4:25 a.m. on November 13, 2014 to find the vacant house engulfed in flames.
UPDATE 11/12/14 – Shortly after 8:00 am on November 12, 2014, the third individual which fled on foot was located and arrested in Denham Springs. After spending the night in the woods, 21 year old Christopher L.
The report is full of harrowing details alleging that five New Orleans Police Department detectives in the special victims unit may have failed to investigate sex crimes over a three-year period.
But one case stands out.
Scott Police have a man in custody for sexually assaulting a young girl.
Police spokesperson Chad Leger says Michael Jason Burks, 35, of Scott, was arrested after evidence confirmed the rape of a 10-year-old girl.