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Homeowner faces charges for shooting teen that broke in, held 3 at gunpoint

A young man is now in jail and another is faces charges after a home invasion and shooting in Walker, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Former EBRSO prison employee arrested for Solicitation of Prostitution

A former employee with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office was arrested today for Solicitation of Prostitution.

Thief steals landscaping lights worth $4,500 from Prairieville dermatology clinic

Deputies say they are looking for the person who stole landscaping lights worth almost $4,500 from a dermatology clinic in Prairieville.

24-year-old shot to death early Sunday morning on 73rd Avenue

Police are currently investigating the shooting death of a 24-year-old in the 2800 block of 73rd Avenue. It happened around 1:45 a.m. on March 1, 2015.

BR man arrested in officer-involved shooting

Two Baton Rouge Police Officers are on administrative leave after a shooting.

AG: Baker couple stole almost $450,000 from state’s Medicaid program

A Baker husband and wife have been arrested for conspiring to defraud the state’s Medicaid program of more than $400,000, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Police: Slidell couple forced 1-year-old to drink beer

A 1-year-old boy, on several occasions, was forced to drink beer and then slapped when he regurgitated it, Slidell police said. Brett Flower, 24, and Krysten Verdin, 23, were arrested and face child cruelty charges.

NOPD officer arrested for theft, filing false public records

A 17-year veteran of the New Orleans Police Department was placed on emergency suspension after he was arrested Tuesday.

North Louisiana man arrested for running illegal bar inside his home

Undercover agents busted a Louisiana man this week who was allegedly running a bar inside his home.

Thibodaux mother arrested for threatening elementary school teacher

A Thibodaux woman was arrested last week, accused of threatening a local teacher who placed her child under in-school suspension.

Arson fires destroy 2 vacant homes overnight

The Baton Rouge Fire Department is currently investigating two arson fires that destroyed two vacant homes overnight.

Suspect identified in fatal standoff with Denham Springs Police

A Texas truck driver is dead after getting shot during a standoff with Denham Springs Police.

4 men arrested in undercover child pornography sting

An undercover investigation into the possession and distribution of child pornography has led to the arrest of four New Orleans area men, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Napleonville man admits to stealing horse in drunken attempt to catch parade

A Napoleonville man is now in jail after on a felony theft charge after stealing a horse last week, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

St. Amant man charged after allegedly causing fatal crash on I-10

A St. Amant man is now facing reckless driving charges after causing a car crash that killed a 66-year-old Baton Rouge man, according to the Gonzales Police Department.