CrimeTracker

2 dead after double shooting in Donaldsonville

Two people are now dead after a double shooting in Donaldsonville, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office.

ACT Prep coach arrested for having sex with student in North LA

An ACT Prep Coach employee contracted by the Bossier Parish School Board was arrested Thursday afternoon for sexual relations with a high school student, according to Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington.

Indiana fugitive captured in Baton Rouge, AG says

An Indiana fugitive wanted for numerous violent offenses was captured in Baton Rouge late Friday by the Attorney General’s Fugitive Apprehension Unit (FAU), announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Man arrested in fatal December 2014 Piggly Wiggly shooting

The man who shot a 19-year-old in the parking lot of a Piggly Wiggly last month is now in jail, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Authorities investigating arson in North Baton Rouge

Firefighters say they are investigating an act of arson that severely damaged an abandoned house in North Baton Rouge. It started around 9:53 a.m. this morning in the 5300 block of St. Gerard Circle.

GBR Food Bank employee arrested for stealing donated food

A 10-year employee of the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank is now facing felony theft charges after police say he stole almost $4,000 in donated food.

Kaplan man arrested for distributing child pornography

A Kaplan man has been arrested and charged with six counts of distributing pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Local band director arrested for raping student

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a local teacher Thursday for allegedly raping one of his students.

Couple arrested for robbing Chase Bank on Siegen Lane

The man who robbed the Chase Bank on Siegen Lane last Friday and his getaway driver are now in jail, according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

Suspects leave empty-handed after burglary on Wax Road

Detectives are looking for two men who burglarized the AT&T store on Wax Road.