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Authorities target BR shops selling synthetic marijuana

 Right now, more than 1,500 packets of synthetic marijuana are off the streets tonight, and nearly a dozen smoke shop workers are in the East Baton Rouge Jail because of it.

Suspect named in shooting death of West St. John coach

Baton Rouge Police officers are looking for Kendric Letrell Cloud, 25, of Baker, who is wanted in connection with the shooting death of West St. John High School assistant football coach Juan Joseph.

Arkansas fined $25K for storming the field after beating LSU

 The Southeastern Conference announced today that Arkansas will be fined for a violation of the league’s access to competition area policy due to fans entering the field following its football game against LSU on November 15.

Denham Springs residents report tornado sighting

 "Some of the siding and roof, is gone. Mailbox gone. It moved my car. It was in the driveway, probably a good 45 degrees."

Daughter continues father's food drive in Central

A Central woman is forwarding the legacy left behind by her father. She's stepping in to help others who need food in the city of Central.

Are you getting enough sleep?

If you're not getting enough sleep at night, you could be doing yourself a lot of harm! People who are sleep deprived or have sleeping disorders are at a greater risk for heart disease, stroke, obesity and even car accidents!

BRPD Police Chief addresses sex scandal

Even though the Baton Rouge Police Academy gained thirty four new officers today, the Department is still in the middle of a huge scandal.

3 Hammond men arrested for cutting 19-year-old

Three Hammond men are now in jail after deputies say they cut a 19-year-old man in the face. It happened around 3:00 p.m. on November 16, 2014, on Milton Road.

West St. John HS football coach killed outside BR nightclub

Investigators say West St. John High School quarterbacks coach Juan Joseph was shot during an argument early Sunday outside of a nightclub near I-10.

EBR Detectives search for man responsible for Port Drive shooting

East Baton Rouge Detectives are searching for a suspect who they say killed another man on November 15, 2014.

SEVERE WEATHER ALERT: Major cold predicted overnight - take precautions

StormTracker33 Meteorologist are tracking a major cold front that's moved into our area. Monday night, temperatures will drop into the mid-20's, and wind chill values will make it feel even colder - we're talking teens!

Fire leaves 4 homeless, BRFD investigating if home was up to code

Baton Rouge firefighters have extinguished a fire on Plank Road near Pawnee Street.  The fire happened at a two-story house which had been converted into five apartments.

Jeanerette man shot after stabbing police officer

A Jeanerette man is in jail after police say he stabbed an officer during an altercation on November 16, 2014.

Anthony Jennings receives death threats after loss to Arkansas

 Anthony Jennings has struggled most of the year, but after Saturday night's shutout loss to Arkansas, LSU fans, went too far. Taking to twitter and issuing expletive laced, death threats in Jennings