CrimeTracker

LDWF arrests Houma man after boat chase in Terrebonne Parish

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents arrested a Houma man after a boat chase on Oct. 20 in Terrebonne Parish.

LSU track star accused of rape

LSU track star Nethaneel Joseph Mitchell-Blake is in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the charge of forcible rape. An 18-year-old woman says Mitchell-Blake forced her to have sex at his apartment on October 19, 2014.

Police investigating overnight shooting on Georgia Street

Baton Rouge Police detectives are investigating a overnight shooting that sent one man to the hospital.

Drunk driver kills Baker woman during French Quarter crash

A woman from Baker is dead after a major crash in the New Orleans French Quarter. The New Orleans Police Department says Tevest Vance, 37, was drunk when he crashed into a balcony support pole on Burgundy Street in New Orleans.

Arson fire destroys over half of home on Riley Street

Firefighters are investigating a fire that destroyed over half of a vacant home in the 3100 block of Riley Street. Curt Monte, a spokesperson for the Baton Rouge Fire Department, says the cause of the fire was arson.

Tangipahoa man leads police on car chase

Hammond Police has issued several warrants for the arrest of a man involved in a highway chase by patrol officers.

Lafayette Police searching for Capital One Bank robber

The Lafayette Police is searching for a man who robbed a Capital One Bank on Pinhook Road.

BRPD finds shipment of meth worth $5.1M hidden in candles

A Houston man is now in jail after Baton Rouge Police officers found a large shipment of methamphetamine in his luggage.

Deputies looking for Donaldsonville man who failed to register as sex offender

Deputies are looking for a Donaldsonville man who has failed to register as a sex offender in Ascension Parish.

Houma man in jail after making ‘life threatening comment’ about DA on Facebook

A Houma man is now in jail after Louisiana State Police say he threatened the Terrebonne Parish official.

LSP arrests tractor driver who caused double 18-wheeler crash on LA 67

The man who caused two 18-wheelers to crash on LA Highway 67 is now in jail, according to Louisiana State Police.

3 relatives of murder suspect arrested for threatening witness

Three people are now in jail for threatening a key witness to a murder on Madison Avenue. Natasha Tate, 40, Donte Tate, 20, and Danny Allen, 26, were arrested on October 16, 2014, for Obstruction of Justice.

Denham Springs man arrested for making fake checks in Acadia Parish

A Denham Springs man is now in jail for making and using counterfeit checks in Acadia Parish. Crowley Police Chief K.P. Gibson says officers arrested Cory Hankins, 30, after using a fake check at a local bank.

UPDATE: U.S. Marshalls catch suspect wanted for Louisiana Avenue fatal shooting

UPDATE:  The suspect wanted for the October 13, 2014, fatal shooting on Louisiana Avenue is now in jail.

Deputies arrest Crowley High School teacher for indecent behavior with 3 students

A Crowley High School math teacher is now in jail on charges of Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile.