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EBR coroner: Jassiah Clark died of an accidental drowning

Four year old Jassiah Clark's death was ruled an accident today by the EBR Coroner. When the young boy went missing days ago, the Baton Rouge community was shaken up by his disappearance.

Police: car possibly involved in Gus Young Park kidnapping

Detectives are looking to question the driver of another car that may have been involved in the kidnapping of a 7-year-old girl at Gus Young Park.

LA 431 closed due to down power line

LA 431 is closed is closed to traffic between US 61 (Airline Hwy.) and LA 429 due to downed a power pole at Bayou Francois Bridge.

5 Ascension Parish residents wanted on bench warrants

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Major Kevin Hanna reports the Sheriff’s Office is continuing its efforts in the parish to arrest individuals that are failing to appear in court after being arrested on felony and misdemeanor crimin

St. Mary Parish authorities looking for Family Dollar robber

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s deputies are looking for the person who robbed a store in Amelia at gunpoint. It happened at the Family Dollar around 3:30 p.m. on December 21, 2014.

DHH receives federal approval for public-private partnerships

This morning, the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) received final approval of the hospital public-private partnerships already providing high-quality care to Louisianans.

EBR Coroner: Jassiah Clark's death was an accident

East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner, Dr. Beau Clark, says Jassiah Clark died accidentally.

Forbes ranks LSU 5th most valuable college football team

LSU is the fifth most valuable team in college football, according to Forbes magazine.

Children's Hospital celebrates 7th Christmas with kids

For the last seven years, the children's hospital at Our Lady of the Lake in Baton Rouge has been treating children in more ways than one.

Denham Springs man wanted for failing to return stolen antique

Ascension Parish deputies are looking for a Denham Springs man who bought a stolen antique sign and failed to return it to authorities.

32-year-old man dies in motorcycle crash on Bluebonnet

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a motorcycle crash that killed a 32-year-old man.

Are you a last minute shopper?

If you haven’t finished your holiday shopping, it would probably be a good idea to knock that out as soon as possible.

Baton Rouge women and children shelter recieves $10K donation

The Bishop Ott Shelter for Women and Children in Baton Rouge, received a much need donation on Monday.

Walker Police arrests man after 2 fast food robbery attempts

A Walker man is in jail after attempting to rob 2 fast food restaurants on November 29, 2014 wearing a gray stocking over his head with holes cut out of them, according to Walker Police.

Police believe they've found the body of 4 year old Jassiah Clark

UPDATE: Baton Rouge Police believe they've found the body of missing 4 year old Jassiah Clark.