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Governors asked to help after Bourbon Street shootout suspect refuses extradition

Trung Le, a 20-year-old suspect in the Bourbon Street shootout, continued to fight extradition from Mississippi to Louisiana.

Lafayette Man accused of beating, raping ex-girlfriend

LAFAYETTE, LA (KADN) — A Lafayette man accused of beating his ex-girlfriend so severely she was left unconscious will appear in a Lafayette Parish courtroom Tuesday morning.

Opelousas man arrested for fatal crash

ST. LANDRY PARISH (KADN) — Louisiana State Police are continuing their investigation into a crash on LA Highway 105, north of Krotz Springs, LA, that claimed the life of Judy Stelly, 54, of Opelousas.

Youngsville bicyclist killed in hit and run crash

Louisiana State Police are investigating a hit and run crash that took the life of 30-year-old Lon Lomas, of Youngsville, on Monday around 7:00 a.m. The crash happened on LA 92 at Mermentau Road east of Milton.

Shreveport man accused of killing taxi driver

SHREVEPORT (KMSS) — A Shreveport man will be charged with murder upon his release from a local hospital. He is accused of being the gunman in a weekend shooting.

Deputies investigating robbery of Chase Bank on O'Neal

Sheriff’s deputies are currently investigating a robbery at the Chase Bank on O’Neal Lane that happened just before noon.

St. Mary Parish deputies investigate contraband in jail

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating the presence of contraband inside of their Centerville Law Enforcement Center after pictures and videos were posted online showing inmates with illegal items.

Local scam artist due for sentencing in federal court

Johnathan Williams, 34, is due in federal court today for sentencing. He's pleaded guilty to wire fraud and duping people out of $500,000 over a four-year period.

Worker discovers skeletal remains in St. Francisville

The West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of skeletal remains found near the Old Ferry Landing in St. Francisville on Sunday, July 6, around 1:00 p.m.

UPDATE: Tangipahoa murder suspect, escapee in police custody

UPDATE: Moore, who escaped from the Tangipahoa Parish Jail on Sunday night, is now in police custody. Authorities located more in Osyka, Mississippi, and are transporting him to the Pike County jail to await extradition.

Sheriff finds body of missing 12-yr-old St. James girl

The search for a missing 12-year-old girl in St. James Parish came to a tragic end on Sunday. St. James Parish Sheriff Willy Martin found Talaija Dorsey himself in Vacherie, outside of New Orleans.

UPDATE: Fatal stabbing leaves one dead: man responsible turns himself in

One man is dead after being stabbed and the person responsible turned himself in.

Dangerous New Orleans convict released due to typo

It happens to most of us every day. We make typos on our computer keyboards. But for most of us those typos couldn't put someone's life on the line.

Bourbon Street shooting suspect arrested in MS

The New Orleans Police and the U.S. Marshal apprehended the Bourbon Street shooting suspect, 20-year-old Trung T. Le (also known as “Joe”), in Mississippi on Friday afternoon.

'Operation No Freedom for You' hopes to protect community

Fourteen people are in the Livingston Parish Jail Thursday night, accused of selling prescription pills. It was all part of a big warrant roundup.