Gonzales man allegedly holds woman captive, assaults her, threatens murder

A 55-year-old Gonzales man was arrested Thursday night for abusing a woman and holding her against her will.

2 Lafayette men arrested for stealing inflatable duck

Two Lafayette men are in jail after police say they stole a giant, inflatable, yellow duck from the Boys and Girls Club on Thursday, Feb. 27.

BRPD looking for suspects who robbed smoke shop

Baton Rouge Police are looking for two suspects, who allegedly robbed the Smoking Tee Pee Shop at gunpoint, on the night of March 5.

Rapper Lil' Boosie released from prison

Local rapper Lil' Boosie is a free man.

APSO seeks Hwy 44 Dollar General robbery suspect

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is trying to identify a suspect who robbed the Dollar General Store in Gonzales on Highway 44 on Tuesday, March 4.

EBRSO looking for bait vehicle burglar

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man seen stealing several items from a Sheriff’s Offices bait vehicle on South Sherwood Forrest Boulevard around 1:30 a.m. on Feb. 16.

TPSO arrest 5 people for distributing narcotics

Four people were arrested for distributing narcotics in Tangipahoa Parish. Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards announced on March 5, that detectives with the Narcotics Unit had arrested the following people:

EBRSO looking for 2 women suspected of burglarizing cars, trying to cash stolen checks

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for two women seen trying to cash a stolen check taken from a vehicle at 8100 YMCA Plaza on Feb. 15, around 10:00 a.m.

9 arrested for sex crimes by LA State Police Special Victims Unit

The Louisiana State Police Special Victims unit arrested nine people for charges ranging from computer-aided solicitation of a minor to prostitution.

State Police investigate in-custody death of Iberia Parish man

Louisiana State Police are investigating the death of 22-year-old Victor White III, of New Iberia, who was pronounced dead from what looked like a self-inflicted gunshot wound early Monday morning.

UPDATE: BR pastor, father arrested for rape of disabled woman

A Baton Rouge pastor was arrested Saturday for allegedly raping a twenty-year-old woman who's been medically determined to have the mental capacity of a 7-year-old.

Lake Charles woman arrested for vehicular homicide after passenger dies

A Lake Charles woman was arrested for vehicular homicide following a fatal crash on LA Highway 370 near Roxie Road. Emily Marcantel, 22, of Lake Charles was driving west on Sunday, March 2, just before 8:00 p.m.

Gonzales woman, son arrested for teen party with alcohol, drugs

A Gonzales woman and 15-year-old her son were arrested following a party that involved underage teens, alcohol, and drugs.

Gonzales couple held captive for five days

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 44-year-old Gonzales man for holding close family members in their home against their will for five days.

BRPD seeks identity of burglary suspects seen at Mien Tay Store

Baton Rouge Police are trying to identify the individuals in these photos who were caught on video burglarizing the Mien Tay Store on125 Marque Ann. The burglaries happened on the nights of February 18th and 19th.