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Credit Card Thieves Nabbed

West Baton Rouge Sheriff's arrested four people suspected of credit card fraud. Detectives said the suspects stole credit card numbers from victims in southern Florida and other areas.

Parish officials consider airport in Livingston

Parish officials are considering the idea of building an airport in livingston.

Hit & Run Suspect Arrested

PRAIRIEVILLE, La. (AP) - A Prairieville woman has been arrested in the hit-and-run death of a pedestrian on La. Highway 73. State police say 26-year-old Nikki R. Estilette was driving south about 10 p.m.

Washington Mayor Fights Ticket Law

WASHINGTON, La.

Car Falls 4 Stories

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police say a car was driven off the roof garage and landed upside down on the roof of an adjacant building. A couple in the car were removed by emergency responders Monday night and were transported to a hosp

Deputies Shoot Suspect in Tobacco Robbery

METAIRIE, La. (AP) - A Jefferson Parish sheriff's deputy shot a man who they say had just robbed a Metairie tobacco shop. Col.

Job Loss Predicted in Chemical Industry

BATON ROUGE, La.

Man Booked with Kidnapping in St. Landry Parish

OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) - Larry John Snyder has been booked in to the St. Landry Parish jail on kidnapping charges. Handcuffed and shackled, the 36-year-old Snyder entered the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office about 4 p.m.

"One Day with Kids" at EBR Prison

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office will hold “One Day with Kids” today at the Parish Prison from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for male inmates completing the Reconnecting Families and Parenting classes.

Huge Meth Lab Bust in Livingston Parish

WALKER (WGMB/Fox News Baton Rouge) - Livingston Parish Sheriff's Deputies say they've busted what may be one of the biggest meth cases in the parish's history.