CrimeTracker

EBR deputies investigate shooting of 14-year-old on St. Croix Dr.

A 14-year-old teen was taken to the hospital, and a 19-year-old was arrested after a shooting on Thursday, Feb. 20, around 7:32 p.m. in the 1900 block of St. Croix Drive.

Louisiana man charged for instructional child porn sites

On Thursday, the U.S. Attorney's Office unsealed a bill of information charging Jonathan Johnson, 27, with operating two child porn websites from his home. Johnson has been in jail since June 2013.

Ex-NFLer Darren Sharper pleads not guilty in alleged rapes of 2 women

Former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded not guilty in a Los Angeles court Thursday in the alleged druggings and rapes of two women.

Police arrest father for death of 5-year-old daughter

Police have arrested a man for the death of his daughter 32-year-old Terry Edwards was arrested around 10:53 a.m. on February 20 on charges of Second Degree Murder, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Lake Charles: Former assistant DA indicted on sexual battery, malfeasance

A Grand Jury in Calcasieu Parish on Thursday returned a two felony-count indictment against former Clacasieu Parish first assistant distract attorney Ronald Rossitto, 63, of Lake Charles.

2 LA men in Denham Springs, Sulphur arrested for child pornography

The Louisiana Attorney General’s High Technology Crime Unit (HTCU) on Thursday reported the arrest of two Louisiana men for child pornography charges.

Seven arrests in connection with 2 Ascension Parish meth labs

Seven people have been arrested in Ascension Parish in connection to two meth labs.

Deputies rescue 47 dogs from Breaux Bridge property, arrest man for dogfighting, drug activity

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s deputies have arrested Jason Hasket Jr., 25, of Natchitoches for dog fighting, and drug activity.

BRPD looking for murder suspect James Dean

Baton Rouge Police have issued an arrest warrant for James Dean, 23, who is accused of striking 53-year-old Michael Taylor in the head with a tire tool during a family fight on Jan. 1, 2014.

Man wearing motorcycle helmet robs bank in Geismar

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who robbed a bank in Geismar.

Nervous meth dealer almost passes out during search warrant

A suspected Chrystal Meth dealer was arrested in Pierre Part. Assumption Parish Sheriff Mike Waguespack said his deputies arrested 24-year-old Brian Metrejean, during a warranted search of his residence, on February 17.

Lake Charles man allegedly holds woman at gunpoint, ties her up, beats her

Lake Charles police arrested Jeremy Payne, 29, after he allegedly beat a woman and held her captive by threatening her with a gun.

TPSO seeks identity of suspects in camper burglary

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the three people shown in the photo. According to police, the images are from a deer camera. 

BR police arrest 19-year-old for 2nd degree murder in Lake Calais homicide

Windall Herring, 19, was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with the murder of 55-year-old John Bannon. Bannon was found with head injuries in the 1600 block of Lake Calais on Feb.1, around 9:30 p.m.

2 men charged with 4 recent business robberies

Demarcus Mathews and Terrance Venson have been connected and charged with several recent armed robberies that have happened in February 2014.