CrimeTracker

Arson fire destroys vacant house on Convention Street

The Baton Rouge Fire Department is investigating an arson fire that destroyed a vacant house in the 2300 block of Convention Street.

Denham Springs couple arrested for robbing Watson pharmacy

The man who robbed a Watson pharmacy and his getaway driver are now in jail, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Man steals $1,200 left on counter at Gonzales gas station

Police are looking for a man who stole over $1,000 from Popingo’s gas station in Gonzales. It happened around 10:46 a.m. on December 2, 2014.

Humane society speaks on former Sorrento mayor's animal cruelty charges

Lori D'Arensbourg helps hundreds of animals find a home every year. She is the president of Northside Humane Society. Back in 2012, she helped former Mayor of Sorrento Wilson Longanecker Jr. adopt two kittens.

Police name suspect in Walnut Street shooting

Detectives have identified the man who, they say, shot a 19-year-old man in the 1900 block of Walnut Street. It happened around 2:58 p.m. on January 6, 2015.

Man breaks into Sorrento Lumber Company, doesn’t steal anything

Detectives are looking for the man who broke into the Sorrento Lumber Company. Major Kevin Hanna, a sheriff’s spokesperson, says the suspect got in by breaking through the front door around 7 p.m. on January 2, 2015.

SU students file lawsuit against apartment complex for alleged attack

It's an experience Jasmine Edwards and Demonya Williams will never forget.

19-year-old child sex predator arrested in Laforuche Parish

A Lafourche Parish man has been arrested on 150 counts of pornography involving juveniles with additional molestation charges pending, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Ex-APSO employee, girlfriend arrested on obscenity charges

A former APSO employee and his girlfriend are now in jail for posting images of bestiality online, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Stolen $250K Rodrigue painting found on French Quarter street

The NOPD says that two paintings stolen from the Rodrigue Gallery on Royal Street were recovered several blocks away, leaning against the wall of a hotel.

Former Thibodaux teacher arrested for having sex with student

A former Thibodaux teacher is facing sex charges for allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with her 17-year-old student .

Breaux Bridge man owes over $40K in child support

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's deputies say they need your help finding a Breaux Bridge man who owes over $40,000 in child support.

19-year-old killed during attempted robbery on Walnut Street

Detectives are looking for a light-skinned black man who shot and killed a 19-year-old man during an attempted robbery.

Man robs Watson pharmacy at gunpoint

Detectives are looking for the man who robbed a Livingston Parish pharmacy in at gunpoint. It happened around 4:30 p.m. on January 5, 2015, at pharmacy on LA Highway 16 in Watson.

5 wanted for missing court in Ascension Parish

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Major Kevin Hanna reports the Sheriff’s Office is continuing its efforts in the parish to arrest individuals that are failing to appear in court after being arrested on felony and misdemeanor crimin