Local man arrested for abusing infant

BATON ROUGE, LA. (FOX44) - A local man is in custody with charges of second degree cruelty to a juvenile. Jonathan B. Williams, 21, was arrested by the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriffs office after reports that he abused an infant.

Couple shot in their home

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: The 24yr old male victim died shortly after midnite last night at a local hospital. He is identified as Eddie Williams. The female remains hospitalized.  

Man killed on Louisiana Avenue

Just after 3:00 a.m. Wednesday morning Baton Rouge Police got a call about a shooting at 2400 Louisiana Avenue. That's off North Boulevard near the Sweet Olive Cemetery.

Woman's body found along Highway 42

PRAIRIEVILLE, La (FOX44) — Detectives with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office are trying to find out what caused a woman's death along Highway 42 near Prairieville.

Credit Card thief caught and arrested

AMITE, La (FOX44)  – Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports the arrest of Kathryn Heath, 23 

Man tied to Bogalusa shooting arrested

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A man has been arrested in connection with an August 24 shooting in Bogalusa.

Busted and booked for stealing from Goodwill

NEW IBERIA, LA — Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on August 31, 2011 at approximately 2:55 a.m.

EBR Sheriff's Office needs your help tracking a man down

BATON ROUGE, LA -- East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for a man this afternoon that is wanted for Unauthorized Entry into an Inhabited Dwelling and Violation of a Protective Order.

Accidental shooting sends senior woman to hospital

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- A 74-year old woman was the victim early this morning from an accidental shooting. The incident happened on Sharp Road around 2:00 a.m.

Man survives home invasion

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Early Sunday morning, a man was almost killed by four men who forced their way into his home.