Police say they believe that the person who was airlifted and the person who is being questioned are the only two people involved in the shooting. They say they don't believe there is a shooter on the loose
1 month ago
A man is being treated at a local hospital after being shot in the stomach. It happened about 1:30 a.m. Friday in the 6700 block of Kennedy Drive. That's in Shreveport's Mooretown neighborhood.
Baton Rouge police release video in deadly Alton Sterling shooting
This is the body camera video from Baton Rouge police Officer Blane Salamoni, who shot and killed Alton Sterling. It was just aired by @WAFB - Officer Salamoni was fires today, he refused to answer all questions at his disciplinary hearing, on the advice of his attorney
Baton Rouge police officer Blane Salimoni, who shot and killed Alton Sterling, has been fired from his job, reports @WAFB. Officer Howie Lake II will be suspended for 3 days. Louisiana AG @JeffLandry declined to charge the officers, criminally, as did federal prosecutors
One dead after reported shooting in New Iberia
Strong thunderstorms blew through Louisiana and Mississippi on Wednesday bringing strong wind and tornado warnings. A dash camera caught an apparent tornado on video in northeast Louisiana, and the weather system, which is headed into Central Alabama on Thursday, did do some slight damage. Thankfully, no injuries have been reported
@LAStatePolice on scene of deadly crash on I-10 near Gonzales. At least 2 cars involved, Acadian Ambulance says multiple people ejected.
KDGX - Super-Res Reflectivity Tilt 1 10:25 PM EDT mswx dangerous tornado warned storm east of Jackson, MS.
Tornado Warning including Newellton LA, Wisner LA, Sicily Island LA until 7:00 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Lake Providence LA, Epps LA, Pioneer LA until 6:15 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Urania LA, Midway LA, Tullos LA until 5:30 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Rayville LA, Delhi LA, Mangham LA until 5:45 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Banks Springs LA, Clarks LA, Grayson LA until 5:00 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Monroe LA, West Monroe LA, Claiborne LA until 5:00 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Winnfield LA, Olla LA, Clarks LA until 4:30 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Dodson LA, Calvin LA, Sikes LA until 4:00 PM CDT
2 month ago
White House calls fatal police shootings of Stephon Clark and Alton Sterling "local matters" "In these specific cases and in these specific incidences those would be left up to local authorities and not something for the federal government to weigh into."
Two hurt after reported shooting in Baton Rouge neighborhood
2 month ago
A jury in Louisiana has convicted a man of murder in the killing and dismembering of his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend, whose body parts later surfaced in a canal
2 month ago
Emergency crews responded to a house fire Tuesday night. The incident occurred around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday in the 9400 block of Wesson Street. According to the Baton Rouge Fire Department, the fire was caused by an electrical short in the attic. The fire was contained in about 20 minutes with help from St. George.
No criminal charges filed against Baton Rogue officers who shot, killed Alton Sterling
AG Jeff Landry gives detailed report on Alton Sterling shooting
State police say two people are dead after a 14-year-old driver crashed into a motorcycle on Airline Highway in Ascension Parish.
2 month ago
A man armed with several weapons, including a machete, tried to forcibly abduct two young children from their mothers in a Louisiana Walmart Friday, police said. Around 2 p.m., Billy Yoe Budier-Herrera walked up to the first woman and her son, who was sitting in the grocery cart, and told her she was going to die if she didn’t do as he asked, according to a report from the Kenner Police Dept. The woman tried to walk away, but Budier-Herrera blocked their path, gripping the handle of his machete.
NOPD: 1 dead, 1 injured in New Orleans East double shooting Monday night.
Baton Rouge, La., police motorcycle officer in 'serious condition' after crash with truck
Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a single vehicle crash that resulted in a fatality on LA Hwy 447 south of I-12 in Livingston Parish. The crash took the life of 26 year old Christopher D. Fowler of Denham Springs
2 month ago
The New Orleans Police Department is looking for a missing 14-year-old girl who was last seen on March 15. According to NOPD, Angel Jones left her home located in the 5300 block of Berkley Drive around 6:30 a.m. to catch the 7 a.m. RTA bus to the New Orleans Military and Maritime Academy located in the 400 block of O’Bannon Street.
Police are investigating a shooting that left one person wounded near Gert Town. According to New Orleans Police, the shooting happened around 11 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of Broadway and Fig Streets