Community members gathered at Fruit of the Spirit church bright and early, to pick up trash and mow lawns in the 70805 zip code area of Baton Rouge. It is all an effort to help reduce the crime rate in the neighborhoods.
Losing a child is something most parents could never imagine, and aren't financially prepared for either, but one local organization looks to ease at least the financial burden for those grieving parents.
A man is now facing murder charges after beating his 5-year-old son to death.
The Baton Rouge Police Department is now rebooking Vernell Day, 36, for 1st Degree Murder after he was originally arrested on August 19, 2014.