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Hammond man wanted for several burglaries

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s deputies say they are looking for a man who is wanted for several burglaries in Hammond.

Gaming company expands to Baton Rouge, brings dozens of jobs

Good news for the tech industry here in Baton Rouge.

Local appliance company donates refrigerator, gifts to children's shelter

A local children's shelter got an early Christmas gift Tuesday.

35-year-old man dies after shooting on N Foster Drive

A 35-year-old man is now dead after a shooting in the 1800 block of North Foster Drive.

Pedestrian killed in crash on 72nd Avenue

Authorities have identified the pedestrian who was killed in last night’s crash on 72nd Avenue.

3 wanted for stealing credit card from boutique employee

Police say they are looking for a man and two women who stole a credit card and then used it to spend over $600 at a local electronics store.

Port Allen man arrested in murder for hire scheme

A Port Allen man is now in jail for trying to hire someone for murder, according to the Louisiana State Police.

LSP wants us to stay safe behind the wheel

There is something very dangerous in Louisiana.

Public Safety officer arrested for sexual battery

A Department of Public Safety Officer is now in jail after inappropriately touching a woman, according to the Louisiana State Police.

Port Allen Police Department gets new cars

 PAPD will now have 6 new vehicles at its disposal. Three marked cars and three unmarked cars. Many of the old vehicles were made in 1999, and haven't been reliable for some time now.

Burglar steals pills, cash from Gonzales pharmacy

Deputies are looking for the burglar who stole prescription pills and cash from a Gonzales pharmacy. Chief Tony Bacala says the suspect broke into Ralph’s Pharmacy around 3:15 a.m. on December 15, 2014.

APSO finds teen runaway missing from Prairieville

UPDATE (12/15/14):  The 17-old runaway from Prairieville has been found, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.

Boil advisory issued for part of Iberville Parish

Iberville Parish Water District #3 customers located on Bayou Pigeon Road and Vaughn Road have experienced a water outage due to a broken water line. Therefore as a precaution, a boil advisory has been issued.

UPDATE: Gonzales woman arrested for cashing stolen checks

UPDATE (12/15/14): Dinea Himel turned herself into authorities late this afternoon. Himel was wanted by the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office for two counts of forgery and one count of theft.

I-12 West open near Hammond, Eastbound still closed

UPDATE (7:00 pm): All lanes are open on I-12 West at the I-12/I-55 split. The queue on I-12 West has reached approximately two miles. I-12 East remains closed at the I-12/I-55 split. Eastbound traffic is being diverted to I-55 South. The queue on I-12 East has reached approximately one mile. The Traffic Management Center will advise of any changes. (6:00 pm): I-12 East and West remains closed at the I-12/I-55 split due to an overturned 18-wheeler.