CrimeTracker

Breaux Bridge man wanted on outstanding warrant

Police spokesperson, Ginny Higgins says, Brian Messer, 28, of Breaux Bridge, is wanted on the following charges: Failure to Appear on 07/05/2011 Original Charge: Possession of Schedule II; Vyvanse

Iberia deputies arrests 15-year-old after 5 burglaries

A 15-year-old is now in juvenile detention after investigators linked him to 5 burglaries within the New Iberia communities.

St. John Parish employees who allegedly lied about water samples bond out of jail

The two St. John the Baptist Parish employees, who allegedly lied about taking water samples, turned themselves in and were released today. Danielle Roussel was released on a $30,000 bond.

LDWF arrests Houma man after boat chase in Terrebonne Parish

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents arrested a Houma man after a boat chase on Oct. 20 in Terrebonne Parish.

LSU track star in jail on rape charge

LSU track star Nethaneel Joseph Mitchell-Blake is in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the charge of forcible rape. An 18-year-old woman says Mitchell-Blake forced her to have sex at his apartment on October 19, 2014.

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.