CrimeTracker

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.

BRPD busts $700K of liquid meth on I-12

A Texas woman is now in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison after police found $700,000 worth of liquid methamphetamine in her luggage.

Fugitive sex offender captured in Lake Charles

A child predator who evaded registering as a sex offender in Texas was captured Monday in Lake Charles, LA, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell’s Fugitive Apprehension Unit (FAU).

11 LA residents sentenced for stealing SNAP, CCAP benefits

The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services announces the convictions of 11 Louisiana residents who fraudulently received more than $81,000 in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) benefits.

BRPD: women knew 82-year-old was ill, left her in 'deplorable' conditions

A Baton Rouge woman and her daughter are in now jail on charges of Cruelty to the Infirmed.

LSP looking for driver of yellow Scion involved in hit and run on Jefferson Highway

State Police are searching for the driver of a yellow Scion who crashed into a Port Allen woman, then took off.

Assumption Parish deputies arrest 2 for stealing guns from hardware store

The two men who stole guns from a hardware store in Paincourtville are now in jail, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Man breaks in vending machines at St. Mary Parish fire stations

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for the man who broke into vending machines owned by volunteer fire stations.

BR teen shoots himself, victim in hand after fight

A young man is now in juvenile detention after shooting himself and another man in the hand. The shooting happened around 11:16 p.m. on September 28, 2014, at an apartment in the 2100 block of North Sherwood Forest Drive.

Man dies in shooting on St. Gerard Avenue

Detectives are investigating a shooting that killed a man in the 5800 block of St. Gerard Ave. The shooting happened around 9:00 p.m. on September 27, 2014.