Your Morning News 5/21/12
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — NBC33 Morning Edition with Neeha Curtis and Jesse Vinturella airs from 5:00 to 7:00 a.m. weekdays. Here are the top stories you need to know before walking out the door this morning.
TRAFFIC-No traffic incidents to tell you about this morning. Buckle up and drive safely as you head out on the roads this morning.
WEATHER-A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
LOCAL NEWS-A husband and wife in Baker were arrested for allegedly using their house as a restaurant and bar. A ribbon cutting ceremony for Camp Spehar, a Naval Special Warfare Training Facility, was held in Holden on Sunday. Police are investigating three separate shootings that happened within two hours in the 70805 zip code last Thursday night and Friday morning. According to Baton Rouge Police, two men accused of killing A Quentin Pollard on North Donmoore back in April were caught thanks to witnesses coming forward.
NATIONAL NEWS-An inmate riot inside the Adams County Correctional Facility in Natchez claimed the life of a Corrections Officer on Sunday. Authorities say they've got the guy responsible for allegedly killing two people along highways in Mississippi.
All this and much more in this morning's recap of your morning news.
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