Arson fire destroys vacant house on Convention Street

The Baton Rouge Fire Department is investigating an arson fire that destroyed a vacant house in the 2300 block of Convention Street.

Denham Springs couple arrested for robbing Watson pharmacy

The man who robbed a Watson pharmacy and his getaway driver are now in jail, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Man steals $1,200 left on counter at Gonzales gas station

Police are looking for a man who stole over $1,000 from Popingo’s gas station in Gonzales. It happened around 10:46 a.m. on December 2, 2014.

'It's upsetting': local organization speaks out on animal cruelty charges against former mayor of Sorrento

Lori D'Arensbourg helps hundreds of animals find a home every year. She is the president of Northside Humane Society. Back in 2012, she helped former Mayor of Sorrento Wilson Longanecker Jr. adopt two kittens.

Suspect named in Walnut Street shooting

Detectives have identified the man who, they say, shot a 19-year-old man in the 1900 block of Walnut Street. It happened around 2:58 p.m. on January 6, 2015.

Man breaks into Sorrento Lumber Company, nothing is stolen

Detectives are looking for the man who broke into the Sorrento Lumber Company. Major Kevin Hanna, a sheriff’s spokesperson, says the suspect got in by breaking through the front door around 7 p.m. on January 2, 2015.

19-year-old arrested on 150 counts of child porn in Lafourche Parish

A Lafourche Parish man has been arrested on 150 counts of pornography involving juveniles with additional molestation charges pending, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Ex-APSO employee, girlfriend arrested on obscenity charges

A former APSO employee and his girlfriend are now in jail for posting images of bestiality online, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Thibodaux teacher admits to having sex with student

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office confirms that a Thibodaux High School teacher has admitted to having sex with a student.

Breaux Bridge man owes over $40K in child support

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's deputies say they need your help finding a Breaux Bridge man who owes over $40,000 in child support.