CrimeTracker

EBRSO arrests teacher for having sex with 16-year-old student

Ashley Dowden, 39, is facing felony sex charges tonight. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office says she admitted to having sex with one of her 16-year-old students.

APSO arrests Prairieville man for stealing nearly $5K from employer

A Paririeville man is now facing felony theft charges for using a company credit card for personal use. Investigators say Joseph Albert, 44, charged $4,980.33 on his employer’s gas card.

BRAVE holding 'Gas for Guns' buyback program August 23

City officials are holding a gun buyback program that will give residents gas cards for turning in guns.

LSP says 66-year-old man tried to buy child for sex

A Louisiana man is behind bars, accused of attempting to buy a child for sex. 66-year-old Ernest Kickel, Jr. is charged with "attempted aggravated rape" and for "trafficking children for sexual purposes."

Employee steals over $16K from Mary Bird Cancer Center

Police are looking for a man who stole over $16,000 from the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. 

Man faces murder charge for beating 5-year-old son to death

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.

EBRSO offers $10K reward in case of drive-by shooting that killed 7-year-old

The sheriff’s office is offering a $10,000 reward for information that will lead to the arrest of those responsible for the drive-by shooting that killed a seven-year-old child on August 16, 2014.

VIDEO: Man burglarizes 7 unlocked cars in Prairieville subdivision

Deputies are looking for a white man who was caught on video burglarizing a car in Prairieville.

LSP arrests Denham Springs man for 3rd DWI, possession of meth

On August 19, 2014, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop “A” arrested 47 year old David K. Poole of Denham Springs for 3rd offense DWI along with several other charges.

Deputies arrest 4, seize over $4K in cash during Iberia Parish drug bust

Four Iberia Parish residents are now in jail on drug charges.