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Two Breaux Bridge residents arrested on drugs, weapons charges

In St. Martin Parish, two people are in jail Saturday for drug and weapons charges.

BRFD looking for arsonist in early morning fire

Baton Rouge Fire Investigators are looking for the person who set a house on fire early Saturday morning.

BRPD: Woman's body found in parking lot

 Baton Rouge Police are investigating the city's latest murder.

Woman's body found after apartment fire extinguished

Detectives hope to find out what led to the death of a woman whose bodied was found in an apartment that caught fire Wednesday morning.

Baton Rouge man shoots son in buttocks

Elbridge Dukes, 58, is in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison charged with attempted manslaughter and illegal use of a dangerous weapon. 

Attacker at New Orleans airport had Molotov cocktails

The suspect in Friday night's shooting at the New Orleans Airport carried in a bag the contained six Molotov cocktails, a grill lighter, and a letter opener.  That's according to Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand.

Joseph Branch sentenced to seven and a half years in prison

Joseph Branch faced sentencing today for the vehicular homicide of Nathan Crowson and the negligent injuring of Danny Morris. Branch hit the two while they were riding bicycles on Perkins Road.

Funeral Tuesday for slain US Marshal shot in Baton Rouge

Friends, family, and law enforcement officers from across the country are saying their final goodbyes to US Marshal Josie Wells. 

Donaldsonville man in jail for possession of cocaine, marijuana

A Donaldsonville man is in jail after a pretty lengthy investigation.

Baker Police investigate attempted armed robbery, attempted murder

Baker Police are looking for the person responsible in an attempted armed robbery.

Man in critical condition after Avenue F shooting

Baton Rouge Police need your help. They are looking for the person responsible for shooting a man early Thursday morning.

Autopsy reveals US Marshal died from gunshot wound to neck

East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner William "Beau" Clark, MD, says US Deputy Marshal Josie Wells died of Exsanguination due to gunshot wound of neck.

Man accused of killing U.S. Marshal dies

East Baton Rouge Coroner Beau Clark confirmed Jamie Croom,  the man accused of killing Deputy U.S. Marshal Josie Wells, died early Wednesday morning. 

U.S. Marshal's Office, neighbors react to fatal shooting

"Once we have an opportunity to go head and sort out some of the facts, more of it will be divulged," said Kevin Harrison on the death of his fellow U.S. Marshal Josie Wells.

US Marshal shot, killed at Baton Rouge motel

Deputy United States Marshal Josie Wells was shot at the Elm Grove Motel around 11:30 AM Tuesday. Police on the scene confirm to NBC33 that Wells died in connection with injuries sustained in the shooting.