Traffic accident exposes meth lab

AMITE, LA (FOX44) -- Sheriff’s Deputies went to the scene of a traffic crash in Amite. When they arrived, they discovered one vehicle involved had ingredients for the creation of methamphetamine in the front seat.

Prank 911 caller says he was mad at his mother

INDEPENDENCE, LA (FOX44) — A man in Independence was arrested for making a fake call to the Sheriff’s office, claiming that someone had been shot.

Shooting on Elm Street

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44)) - Baton Rouge Police say a man is in the hospital tonight after being shot on Elm street late Sunday night. It happened around seven.

Walker Inn robbed early Monday morning

WALKER, LA (FOX44) - Walker Police are on the lookout tonight for a man who robbed the La Quinta Inn in Walker.

UPDATE: Man arrested for shooting that injured 15-year old girl

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: Charles Sibley, 26, of Baton Rouge was arrested and booked into Parish Prison, charged with Aggravated Battery, Illegal Use of a Dangerous Weapon and Felon in Possession of a Firearm.

Citizens have mixed feelings about Jindal

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — Bobby Jindal was inaugurated today and is starting his second term as the head man in Louisiana.

UPDATE: Second arrest for mall shooting, first shooter may be released

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives have arrested Johnny Williams for the shooting that occurred Saturday evening at the Mall of Louisiana in which two innocent teenage bystanders were shot.

Teens believed responsible for shooting at Mall of Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, LA -- East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred yesterday evening at approximately 9:35 p.m. At the Mall of Louisiana.

Teens escaped youth prison through ceiling

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Office of Juvenile Justice officials have figured out how three teenagers got out of the Jetson Center for Youth on December 27th. They say it happened because several people were not doing their jobs.

Another early morning robbery LSU’s campus

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — LSU police sent out an emergency text message to students shortly after 1:00 a.m. alerting students about a robbery that occurred on campus.