CrimeTracker

Detectives investigating overnight shooting on Georgia Street

Baton Rouge Police detectives are investigating a overnight shooting that sent one man to the hospital.

Drunk driver kills Baker woman during French Quarter crash

A woman from Baker is dead after a major crash in the New Orleans French Quarter. The New Orleans Police Department says Tevest Vance, 37, was drunk when he crashed into a balcony support pole on Burgundy Street in New Orleans.

2 St. John Parish employees indicted in connection with brain eating amoeba in water supply

Two St. John the Baptist Parish utility workers were indicted by a grand jury there.

Arson fire destroys over half of home on Riley Street

Firefighters are investigating a fire that destroyed over half of a vacant home in the 3100 block of Riley Street. Curt Monte, a spokesperson for the Baton Rouge Fire Department, says the cause of the fire was arson.

Tangipahoa man leads police on car chase

Hammond Police has issued several warrants for the arrest of a man involved in a highway chase by patrol officers.

Lafayette Police looking for Capital One Bank robber

The Lafayette Police is searching for a man who robbed a Capital One Bank on Pinhook Road.

State Police arrest Houma man for making ‘life threatening comment’ about DA on Facebook

A Houma man is now in jail after Louisiana State Police say he threatened the Terrebonne Parish official.

Troopers arrest tractor driver who caused double 18-wheeler crash on LA 67

The man who caused two 18-wheelers to crash on LA Highway 67 is now in jail, according to Louisiana State Police.

Police find shipment of meth worth $5.1M hidden in candles

A Houston man is now in jail after Baton Rouge Police officers found a large shipment of methamphetamine in his luggage.

Donaldsonville man wanted for failing to register as a sex offender

Deputies are looking for a Donaldsonville man who has failed to register as a sex offender in Ascension Parish.