CrimeTracker

Man receives DWI in conjunction with Chico Garcia accident

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — The man responsible for the boat crash that injured LSU cheerleading coach Chico Garcia has been charged for the incident.

Teen used stolen gun at drug deal turned attempted murder

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- A 13-year-old student at Capitol Middle School brought a loaded gun to school.

LSU fans attacked after game in West Virginia

THIS IS AN FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: The Morgantown Police Department has identified the victims at Hannah Smith Mason, 32, of Cannonsburg, Pa., Nathan Glen Ray, 21, of Houston, Texas., and Goulas J.

Gardere residents afraid to speak out about crime

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- There’s been a spike in crime in the Gardere area. Three shootings in just week have set residents on edge. This morning, gunshots rang out on Jasper Avenue around 10:00 a.m.

Man arrested for online solicitation of a minor

BATON ROUGE, LA — A Eunice man has been arrested and charged with pornography involving juveniles and computer-aided solicitation of a minor, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Two shootings within 24-hours in Gardere area

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Department is investigating reports of shots fired at an apartment complex located in the Gardere area. 

BRFD finds new evidence in Arson case

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Baton Rouge Fire Department recently recieved new evidence in an Arson fire that occured back in early August.

Heroin found in car at traffic stop

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, LA (FOX44) -- A traffic stop on I-12 put one man behind bars on drug charges.

Teacher arrested for punching student

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — East Baton Rouge Sheriffs Deputies arrested a Mckinley High School teacher for allegedly punching a student in the face. Teacher Richard Haywood, 61, is charged with cruelty to a juvenile.

Stupid criminals busted after they walked into Sheriff's Office

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (FOX44) — A rash of vacuum thefts in Livingston Parish had the Sheriff’s Office baffled. That is until the thieves unwittingly drove themselves straight into Deputy custody.