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Overloaded minivan leads to arrest of storm drain thieves

WALKER, LA — On January 26, 2012, at approximately 9:00 p.m., a LPSO Criminal Patrol Deputy on Lockhart Road near Crystal Lakes Subdivision noticed a 1995 Dodge minivan “low riding” in the rear as if it was overloaded with som

Baker Police close book on its only open murder investigation

BAKER, LA (FOX44) — The Baker Police Department held a press conference this morning to reveal details about a case involving the murder of Abelardo Pampo.

New Orleans Mayor announces new crime fighting plan

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- Twenty-five days into 2012, and New Orleans has seen 18 murders across th

Human bones found on banks of the Mississippi River now at the LSU Faces Lab.

IBERVILLE PARISH, LA (FOX 44) A man found the bones while looking for scrap metal near the river in Dorseyville, part of Iberville parish. Right now, Iberville Parish Sheriff's deputies do not suspect foul play.

Thief swipes debit card while victim is hospitalized

BATON ROUGE, LA — East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for man that used a stolen Hancock Bank debit card to make nine unauthorized purchases totaling $287.63 at gas stations and restaurants located in the parish from J

Man shot to death when he tries to stop carjacking

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) - A good Samaritan was shot to death when he tried to help a woman who police say

Donaldsonville Residents fearful about recent burglaries

DONALDSONVILLE, LA (FOX44) -David Dubreuil and his wife have lived on McManor Circle for a long time. "40 some years, 42 years," said Dubreuil.

Still no jury in final ‘Blighted Official’ case

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Today was the second day of jury selection in the final "Operation: Blighted Officials" trial. It's been two days and there's still no jury in the case against ex-St.

Two men busted with $50,000 worth of stolen property

HAMMOND, LA (FOX44) — Two men were caught with around $50,000 worth of stolen property in Tangipahoa Parish.

Rash of vehicle burglaries in Donaldsonville

DONALDSONVILLE, LA — Twelve vehicles in Donaldsonville were burglarized in mid-January during the nighttime hours and are currently under investigation.