Altercation turns into assault, two arrested

AMITE, La (FOX44) — Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports that on August 14, 2011, Deputies Sean Scott and Bobby Guy arrested two males responsible for violently beating several subjects after a physical altercation erupted on

Three felonies charged against Winn Parish Sheriff

WINNFIELD, La (FOX44) — Attorney General Buddy Caldwell announced today that a state grand jury in Winn Parish has returned an indictment charging Winn Parish Sheriff Alfred “Bodie” Little on three felony charges.

Parole opportunities available to elderly prisoners

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — One of the most talked-about new laws in the state of Louisiana allows older prisoners a chance at parole.

Child abuser behind bars tonight

KENTWOOD, La (FOX44) — A 21-year-old man was arrested for becoming physical and violent in a residential area.

Robbers turn into attempted murder suspects after nearly driving over a police officer

LIVINGSTON PARISH, La (FOX44) — In Livingston Parish, two men are behind bars tonight after attempting to break into a home, and then trying to run over a deputy with their car.

Couple skips trial on murder charges

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — A couple accused of Second Degree Murder in the death of their eight year-old son skip out on court. A state judge issued a bench warrant for Tonya and Errol Victor.

Confession in murder of 7yr old Thibodaux boy

THIBODAUX, LA (FOX44) -- Thibodaux Police say 30 year old Jeremiah Wright has confessed to killing his girlfriend's 7-year-old son, saying he dismembered the boy over the kitchen sink. He is being held on $5mil bond.

Armed robbery suspect arrested in Baker

BAKER, La (BPD) — On August 12, 2011 Baker Police made an arrest of a subject for an Armed Robbery, which had taken place earlier this year, in May.

Tangipahoa sex offender arrested

HAMMOND, La (FOX44) — Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports the arrest of Michael Allen Mull, 40, of Robert, LA.

Man charged with Attempted First Degree Murder at carwash

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Baton Rouge Police Violent Crimes Detectives arrested Dasmond Franklin, 19, of Baton Rouge for a shooting that occurred on Friday August 12, 2011 around 1:19 a.m.