LSP: man shoots at driver after crashing on Basin Bridge

Following an afternoon crash, shooting, and brief vehicle pursuit, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop I have arrested Cahafer Benjamin, 29, of Lafayette.

Woman busted with liquid meth on I-12 indicted on federal drug charges

A Texas woman who was busted with $700,000 worth of liquid meth in Baton Rouge has been indicted on federal drug charges.

Thieves steal 12 bottles of liquor from Prairieville Wal-Mart

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s detectives are looking for two black men who, they say, stole twelve bottles of liquor from the Wal-Mart in Prairieville.

Police chief says 'everyone should be outraged' at Destrehan High teacher sex allegations

Two Destrehan, Louisiana high school teachers arefacing felony charges for their alleged relationship with a 16-year-old student.

TPSO arrests Amite Police officer on charges of kidnapping, rape

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.

23-year-old man dies in shooting on Cannon Street

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.

State Police searching for tractor that caused double 18-Wheeler crash in East Feliciana Parish

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.

Man charged with 2nd Degree Murder after stabbing girlfriend

Baton Rouge Police say William Jackson, 40, is being charged for 2nd Degree Murder after stabbing his girlfriend to death on September 27, 2014.

4 inmates overdose on synthetic marijuana at East Feliciana Parish Prison

East Feliciana Sheriff’s detectives are investigating how a work release inmate got synthetic marijuana inside the parish jail after four others overdosed.

2 Destrehan High School teachers face charges for having sex with student

A second Destrehan teacher turned herself over to authorities Wednesday on accusations of sexual misconduct with a student.

2 men steal $2K in goods from jewelry store on Greenwell Springs Road

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s detectives are looking for two black men who burglarized a jewelry store on Greenwell Springs Road.

Police: former employee steals 700 books from Mandeville Barnes & Noble

A former Barnes & Noble employee has been placed under arrest. He's accused of stealing merchandise to stock his online business.

Lafayette authorities seize $32K in marijuana plants from hydroponic lab

A Lafayette man is now in jail after narcotics agents discovered his hydroponic marijuana lab.

LPSO looking for suspects who used cloned credit card at Dollar General stores

Livingston Parish Sheriff’s detectives need your help identifying a man and woman who used a stolen credit card at two local Dollar General stores.

Gonzales PD arrest man for exposing himself in yogurt shop

A Napoleonville man is now in the Ascension Parish Prison after performing an obscene act.