Local rapper O G Smoov facing 65 years in prison if convicted

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (FOX44) — Rapper Keith J. Johnson, aka O G Smoov (Pure Dope Records), was arrested by the Livingston Parish Police Department on Tuesday, April 10 for possession of illegal drugs and a hand gun.

Child in critical condition after abuse from mother’s boyfriend

LAFAYETTE, LA — On April 10, 2012, at approximately 2:14 p.m., Lafayette Police were called to a local hospital regarding a two year old female patient showing signs of abuse.

Instructor arrested for sexual conduct with a teen student

HAMMOND, LA (FOX44) — An employee of a college prep program in Tangipahoa Parish has been arrested for engaging in sexual activities with one of the students in the program.

Mother of infant charged with Second Degree Muder; father facing drug charges

ZACHARY, LA (FOX44) — A two month old baby is dead, and his parents are facing charges.

Five arrested for committing more than a dozen ‘kick in’ burglaries

LIVINGSTON PARISH, LA (FOX44) -- The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office is calling them the “kick in” burglars. That’s because they would kick in the front door of a home and then rob the place.

Man who drove getaway car in ‘good Samaritan’ shooting pleaded guilty

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A man accused of shooting a “good Samaritan” trying to help a pregnant woman being robbed at gunpoint pleaded guilty today, Monday, April 9.

'Angola Five' defense attorneys want a new trial

LOUISIANA (FOX44) — Defense lawyers say they want a new trial in the Angola Five trial. The request comes after lawyers said the prosecution was holding back evidence.

Mother accused of injuring baby after throwing him through car window

SHREVEPORT, LA — A Shreveport mother is in jail after allegedly throwing her baby through a car window on Saturday.

Attempted home invasion leaves one suspect injured and the other in jail

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Baton Rouge Detectives say one man is in jail and another in the hospital after a home invasion Saturday night. They say it happened around 7:30 in the 5,000 block of Arialo street.

Early morning crash kills two, and leaves one injured

POINTE COUPEE, LA (FOX44) - Louisiana State Troopers investigated a single-vehicle fatal crash early Saturday morning on Highway 190 near LA 976. The crash resulted in two deaths and left another with life-threatening injuries.