A man was found dead on Titian Avenue in Baton Rouge early Thursday, and police are investigating the incident as a homicide. Police spokesman Sgt. L’Jean McKneely said the male victim was found in a grassy area in the 6800 block of Titian Avenue around 6 a.m. Thursday.
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An 18-year-old man was arrested Wednesday, accused of make threats against a local school, New Orleans police said. Janero Copelin, in an Instagram post, made threats toward the the staff and student body of Martin Luther King Jr. High School, located at 5300 North Rocheblave Street, police said in a news release
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Police are investigating a deadly incident at an apartment complex Thursday morning. The Baton Rouge Police Department has many officers at a complex on Titian Avenue, which runs between North Donmoor Avenue and North Carrollton Avenue just south of Harry Drive
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A 27-year-old woman was shot while sitting in her bed yesterday morning in New Orleans East. woman was sitting up in her bed in the 6000 block of Chef Menteur just before 11 a.m. on February 20 when she heard a pop, according to initial reports by the NOPD.
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A man is dead after a car crash on Fairfield Avenue in Shreveport Tuesday morning. Police say the man drove his car into a concrete pillar for the Interstate 20 westbound exit ramp onto Common Street at a high rate of speed just before 3 a.m. The man was driving a silver Chevy Camaro.
A 51-year-old man is in critical condition after he was found with an arrow sticking out of his chest in the Lower Ninth Ward early this morning. responded to reports of a shooting at the intersection of North Rocheblave and Flood Streets shortly after midnight, according to the NOPD.
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2 arrested, accused of assaulting restaurant employees. Police say the pair pointed a gun and yelled slurs at the employees after their order was wrong
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The former Kenner High School building was heavily damaged and may be a total loss after an overnight fire, officials said. There was no power source to the building, and the State Fire Marshal’s Office will be asked to conduct an arson investigation once the building is deemed safe to enter, the city of Kenner said in a news release.
A 47-year-old Franklinton man was killed in a fatal motorcycle crash in Washington Parish. Matthew A. Bilello was driving a Harley Davidson motorcycle northbound on Louisiana 450 about 9 a.m. Sunday when he lost control while going around a left-hand curve, according to State Trooper Dustin Dwight. Bilello was thrown from the motorcycle and hit a culvert, Dwight said in a news release
New Orleans: Police is investigating a shooting reported at the intersection of N. Rocheblave and Flood streets. Initial reports show a male victim reportedly wounded by gunfire to an unspecified part of the body
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The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for 36-year-old Jeremy Leger of Carencro who is wanted for Failure To Register as a Sex Offender, Failure to Pay Community Notifications, Notification of Sex Offender and Child Predator, Failure to Appear for Sentencing and Failure to Appear for Arraignment.
A 28-year-old man is wanted in connection to a shooting in the Warehouse District on Saturday (Feb. 17). Richard Thomas is accused of shooting a 26-year-old man more than once Saturday afternoon near the intersection of Magazine and St. Joseph streets, according to NOPD
Entergy has been working around the clock to restore power to just over 1,000 people after they say a vehicle struck their equipment
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Police are investigating a fatal double shooting in Treme Saturday. It happened around 11:30 a.m. at the corner of St. Ann and North Prieur streets.
Fatal shooting in the early hours today in the 700 block of North Broad
Police are investigating an armed robbery in City Park. An initial report from police said the robbery happened shortly before 1 a.m. Police said an 18-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man were sitting on a bench near the Morning Call in City Park when two men approached demanding their property. When the man said they didn't have anything, one of the robbers reportedly put a gun to the woman's back and demanded the man's cell phone.
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Bossier City firefighters are investigating after flames damaged a pawn shop Friday morning. The fire was called in just before 5:30 a.m. at the Cash America Pawn in the 3100 block of East Texas Street, according to Bossier City spokesman Mark Natale. Firefighters had to force their way into the pawn shop to battle the blaze and located the fire and managed to extinguish it within several minutes.
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An early morning fire in north Caddo Parish sent flames shooting into the sky. It happened at a vacant home at West Monroe and North Spruce. KTBS 3 viewer Tina Weindel shared video with us. It shows violent flames burning out of control.
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The New Orleans Police Department obtained an arrest warrant for Eddie Dingle, 18, in connection with a homicide that occurred on Mardi Gras in the 2400 block of St. Charles Ave. NOPD officers heard gunshots ring out around 3:45 p.m. while they were working along the St. Charles Ave. parade route. The officers rushed over to the opposite side of the parade route to investigate, where they observed the victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, officers said
Five people were shot, two fatally, in the Lower Ninth Ward on Mardi Gras night. One victim died on the scene; another died at the hospital. Police said both were male. The shootings occurred just after 8 p.m. in the 5400 block of Andry and involved more than one suspect. The victims then drove to the the LA Xpress gas station in the 5100 block of St. Claude Avenue.
The NOPD is responding to a shooting along the Uptown Parade route. A little before 11:00 tonight, the NOPD announced that the victim had died. The man was shot near Second Street and St. Charles Avenue, according to the NOPD. It was the second Mardi Gras day shooting case for the NOPD.
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The New Orleans Police Department was investigating the shooting deaths of two men Tuesday night just a couple of miles from Mardi Gras activities earlier in the day. Police spokeswoman Ambria Washington said Tuesday night that five people were shot before driving to a gas station in the 5100 block of St. Claude Avenue in the Lower 9th Ward.