CrimeTracker

Police trying to identify Amite theft suspect

UPDATE:  Tangipahoa deputies arrested Latricia Rowland, 23, of Greensburg, LA for the TNT Western Store burglary that happened on Monday, July 21. Rowland was booked into the parish jail. -----

'Gotcha' Gonzales launched to catch wanted suspects

The Gonzales Police Department is looking for three suspects they say have been able to avoid arrest.

Man arrested after allegedly firing shots into Gonzales home

Gonzales police have booked Royal Johnson, 24, into the Ascension Parish Jail, who surrendered to police around 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 24.

Shreveport lawyer ordered to repay $1M, sentenced to prison

A 52-year-old Shreveport, Louisiana attorney has been sentenced to federal prison in the Western District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales of the Eastern District of Texas.

Police: Bossier City woman leaves 5 children home alone, arrested

Bossier City police arrested a woman Wednesday for leaving five of her children - all under age 9 – at home by themselves.

Afternoon shooting in west Shreveport leaves 1 dead

Gunshots rang out in the 3800 block of Jackson St. in the Queensborough neighborhood Wednesday afternoon and police believe it may have been a drug deal that went wrong.

Suspect wanted for theft at Watson Walmart

The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shoplifting complaint that happened July 9, at the Walmart in Watson, LA.

2 Charged in New Iberia meth lab investigation

Iberia Parish Sheriff’s deputies arrested two New Iberia suspects in connection with a methamphetamine lab discovered in the 600 block of McDonald Street on Monday around 11:30 p.m.

Livingston deputies investigate 36 vehicle burglaries

Livingston Parish Sheriff’s deputies are investigating 36 vehicle burglaries that reportedly happened during the early morning hours of Monday, July 21, in the Denham Springs neighborhoods of Forest Ridge and Westminster Estates.

Vice Principal at BR school arrested for sending nude photos to 8th grader

The Vice Principal of Southeast Middle School, 42-year-old Edwin Chastang, is in jail for allegedly sending nude photos of himself to a 15-year-old student while drunk.

Shreveport sex offender arrested in social media sting

A Shreveport man who thought he was setting up a meeting with a teenage girl was arrested for failing to register as a sex offender.

New Iberia woman charged for allegedly cutting man’s face

A New Iberia woman is being held at the Iberia Parish Jail after deputies arrested her for attempted second degree murder.

Lafayette bomb threat suspect charged for bank robbery attempted the same day

The Lafayette man suspected in last week’s bomb threat near ULL’s campus has also been charged for an attempted bank robbery that he allegedly tried committing on the same day.