Your Morning News 5/28/12
POSTED: Monday, May 28, 2012 - 5:21am
UPDATED: Monday, May 28, 2012 - 5:22am
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-Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
LOCAL NEWS-The search for Mickey Shunick continues as Police confirm that they have found her bike underneath the Whiskey Bay Bridge at Exit #127. East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputies are looking for a suspect who shot and killed a man at the Castlebrook Apartments on Sherwood Forest Blvd. around 9 pm last night. Also, an arson investigation is underway after a house on Snipe Dr. went up in flames around 10:30 last night. Police are investigating a murder that happened around 1:30 am on Saturday in the 300 block of Brice St. near the Spain intersection. Please call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP if you have any information in any of these cases. The suspect accused of a double murder on Friday evening near the Baton Rouge Zoo is behind bars this morning. West Baton Rouge Sheriff's Deputies arrested a man for thew shooting death of a man in Port Allen this weekend. The trustee that slipped away from the Central Substation last Tuesday has been caught thanks to a tipster that called Crime Stoppers. The Bayou Country Superfest wrapped up at Tiger Stadium this weekend. In Gonzales, the annual Jambalaya Fest brought crowds of people out for the Jambalaya Cookoff. In New Orleans, Covington Chef Keith Frentz has been named Louisiana's Seafood King.
All this and much more in this morning's recap of your morning news.
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