CrimeTracker

Lafayette man shoots victim after argument

Lafayette police are searching for the man responsible for a shooting in the 100 block of Clara Street. Police spokesperson, Jim Craft, says Rondell Derouen, 30, of Lafayette, shot a man two times during an argument.

Darrow Assistant Fire Chief arrested for improper use of fuel card

On September 22, 2014 Peter Robblin chief of the Darrow 5th ward volunteer Fire Department report to Gonzales Investigators that he had conducted and internal audit and discovered questionable fuel purchase which had been made by his Assistant

LPSO uses helicopters, K9 teams to catch Albany car thief

An Albany man is now in jail after stealing a car and running from the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s deputies.

False River Academy fires volleyball coach after allegations of sexual misconduct with student

The former girls’ volleyball coach of False River Academy is now in jail on charges of sexual misconduct with a female student, according to the Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities conducting manhunt for man wanted Walker sex offender

Louisiana State Police along with surrounding law enforcement agencies are looking for Dennis Shampine. He was spotted by a state trooper this morning and then got away.

BRPD arrests 10, confiscates over 500 lbs of drugs in early October 2014

The Baton Rouge Police Department says its violence elimination unit (BRAVE) has confiscated 578.7 lbs. of drugs and arrested ten people in the first nine days of October 2014. Nine out of the ten arrests involed drugs or guns.

St. Mary Parish deputies make arrest in Four Corners homicide case

UPDATE (10/9/14): St. Mary Parish deputies have arrested Anthony Jamal Loston, 24, of Jeanerette, LA. in connection to the murder of Ronald J. Chillis Jr.

2 men shot, Baton Rouge police investigates connection

Baton Rouge Police are investigating two overnight shootings that left two people injured. The first shooting happened on Boulevard De Province just before 9:30 p.m. on October 7, 2014.

Shreveport Police arrests 3 on human trafficking, prostitution charges

Three people were arrested Wednesday morning following an undercover operation focusing on human trafficking and prostitution.

Livingston Parish teen arrested for arson connection at timber company

A 17-year-old from Tangipahoa Parish is accused of arson in connection with a fire at a Livingston Parish timber company.