CrimeTracker

Police find dead man after shooting on Brice St.

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the shooting death of an unidentified black male who was found inside of a vacant house at 242 Brice St around noon Tuesday. Police were called to the scene when neighbors heard the shooting.

Deputy catches Tickfaw man preparing drugs in car

Michael Wayne Elliot, 28, of Tickfaw, was arrested Monday on numerous drug charges after being caught in the act of trying to inject himself with an illegal narcotic.

BRPD looking for 2 Circle K robbery suspects

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the armed robbery of the Circle K, at 3375 Perkins Rd that occurred around 12:41 a.m. this morning.

Two arrested, accused in murder of off-duty Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Deputy

Quintylan Richard, 20, and Baylon Taylor, 19, are both in the Vermilion Parish Jail accused of shooting an off-duty Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Deputy who was cutting grass just south of Abbeville Monday afternoon. 

LA man in trouble with TX authorities for stealing cattle with hot checks

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS (KETK) — The owner of a cattle company in East Texas was arrested Friday for stealing cattle through the use of hot checks.

Napoleonville woman arrested on traffic and drug charges

Tammy Lucas, 38, of Napoleonville, is in jail on several traffic and drug charges, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

CA truck driver arrested for kidnapping Shreveport woman

LAS CRUCES, NM (KTSM) — Las Cruces Police arrested a long-haul truck driver from California on Thursday after a woman entered the TravelCenters of America saying she had been held against her will.

UPDATE: Kidnapped woman, ex-boyfriend found in Gulfport, MS

UPDATE: Rodriguez and James were located in Gulfport, Mississippi by local authorities. Rodrigue is in custody for warrants through EBRSO for aggravated burglary, false imprisonment and kidnapping. James is in good health.

BRPD investigates armed robbery of Dollar General on Government St.

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating an armed robbery of the Dollar General Store on Government Street, which happened on Sunday June 22, 2014 around 8:50 p.m.

BR man dies in Scotlandville shooting, police still investigating

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the shooting death of 34-year-old Jonathan Carter.

UPDATE: Suspect released from hospital, arrested, charged in case of Missing FL teen

UPDATE: Steven P. Myers has been released by the hospital and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center for two Lafayette Police Department warrants.

1 dead in crash on Airline Hwy, BRPD looking for suspect

UPDATE: Eric Fabre, 20, of Slidell, LA, died Thursday night from injuries sustained in a traffic crash that occurred in the 9700 block of Airline Highway at Old Hammond around 12:58 a.m.

Tiger Truck Stop employee who spotted missing teen speaks out, still in shock

A 16 year old girl reported missing from Tampa last week has been found right here in our own backyard. Ashley Lyon walked into the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete Wednesday night and someone recognized he.

North LA man kidnaps ex, confronts nephew about relationship with her

CADDO PARISH, LA (KMSS) — Caddo Sheriff's deputies arrested a Rodessa man for allegedly kidnapping a woman on Mira Levee Road overnight.

UPDATE: 3rd suspect turns himself in for Donaldsonville murder

UPDATE 6-19-14: Michael "Ma-man" LeBlanc turned himself into Ascension Parish Sheriff's detectives late Wednesday evening. LeBlanc was the third suspect wanted for the murder of Adoriji Wilson in Donaldsonville.