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EBRSO investigating bank robbery on Jones Creek Road

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies are now investigating the robbery of Chase Bank on Jones Creek Road.

Employee steals 6,000 hydrocodone pills from Gonzales pharmacy

A woman is now in jail for stealing over 6,000 prescription pills from a CVS pharmacy in Gonzales.

Valley Park residents talk about cleaning up during first civic association meeting

The people of Valley Park say they are no longer going to wait for someone else to fix their neighborhood. At the very first meeting of their civic association, they started motivating each other for the hard work ahead of them.

BRPD: man robs Country Corner on Perkins Road

Authorities are looking for a black man who robbed The Country Corner on Perkins Road.

Zachary Police searching for man who stole $400 in meat from LeBlanc's Food Store

Zachary Police are looking for a black man who, they say, stole about $400 worth of meat from LeBlanc’s Food Store in Zachary.

Fake checks from BR bank are being used in secret shopper scam

A group of scammers are using counterfeit checks from a Baton Rouge bank to prey on potential victims. It all starts when a person responds to an ad looking for secret shoppers.

Two children in Baton Rouge being treated for Enterovirus

Centers for Disease Control officials and officials with Our Lady of the Lake Hospital in Baton Rouge confirm two children are being treated for Enterovirus D68.

Glen Oaks residents resolve street lighting issue

Glen Oaks residents are shining a spotlight on crime in their neighborhood. They say they live in a constant fear of danger and are too afraid to leave their homes. They blame a lack of proper street lighting for the ongoing violence.

Sorrento Mayor and Chief of Police candidate at odds over Sorrento PD

"I don't care how big your police department is, you're still going to have some bad apples and there's nothing you can do about that. You address when you come along."

2 Gonzales men arrested on child sex charges

Two Gonzales men are now in jail for having sex with teenage girls. The men, who brought the girls and drugs to their house, are also in jail.