CrimeTracker

St. Amant man arrested for hair salon burglary

Todd Borskey, 50, of St. Amant, was arrested on Thursday, March 27 for burglarizing Cutting Up Hair Salon on March 21.

Two people killed in accident on Mississippi River Bridge

Dedrick Matthews, 38, was arrested after being involved in a fatal crash on the Mississippi River bridge that occurred around 2:45am Sunday. Matthews rear ended another vehicle while traveling westbound I-10 on the bridge.

UPDATE: 16-year-old arrested for murder in shooting; three dead, one in stable condition

UPDATE: A 16-year-old got arrested Saturday night after a fatal shooting.

Nationwide alert issued for Lafayette man wanted in sexual battery case

Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Deputies are asking for help in locating a Lafayette man who is wanted for Second Degree Sexual Battery.

EBRSO arrests 1 in Glen Oaks murder, still investigating other suspects

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office arrested a man early Friday morning for his alleged involvement in a shooting Thursday night in which one man died, and two were injured in the Glen Oaks area.

BR suspect arrested for allegedly killing man with heroin

Marc Roussel, 32, of Baton Rouge, was arrested Friday for the death of Guy Koontz Jr, 42, of Baton Rouge.

5 wanted in Ascension Parish for missing court dates

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office continues its efforts of sending out extra deputies in the parish to arrest people who fail to appear in court after being arrested on felony and misdemeanor criminal charges.

LSU students affected by McDonald’s theft to receive reimbursement.

Following an investigation into reported theft at the LSU Student Union McDonald’s, LSU Dining sent an email to students who used their Paw Points or TigerCash at that McDonald’s during the time the reported theft took place.

Four LSU McDonald's employees arrested for theft, students react

Four LSU McDonald's employees are in jail as of Wednesday for stealing thousands of dollars from students. The employees were arrested for felony theft.

LSUPD arrests 4 McDonald’s employees for overcharging students, pocketing the difference

In October, the LSU Police Department launched an investigation into employees of the McDonald’s in the campus Student Union.

BRPD discovers drugs, needles in baby’s diaper bag after mother hits 18-wheeler

Baton Rouge police arrested Leslie Estes, 25, around 8:10 a.m. on Wednesday Morning. Police say Estes was involved in a major crash in the 900 block of West I-12, after she ran into the back of a stopped 18-wheeler.

EBRSO arrests man for murder of girlfriend

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office arrested a man Wednesday evening for the murder of his girlfriend.

Man burglarizes St. Amant hair salon early Friday morning

Cutting Up Hair Salon located on Highway 936 in St. Amant was burglarized early Friday, March 21.

IRS ALERT: Scammers demanding account information over phone

There’s a new alert on what the feds are calling one of largest phone scams they've ever seen. The culprits are targeting taxpayers all over the country.

Police discover large synthetic marijuana operation in Franklin, LA

On Monday March 24, 2014 the Lafayette Metro Narcotics Task Force concluded an investigation into a local business, which had been reported as selling synthetic marijuana.