LaPlace woman faces murder charge after victim in cooking oil attack dies

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23 September 2018
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
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.
A LaPlace woman was arrested on a second-degree murder charge after allegedly throwing hot oil on a woman who died from her injuries. Stacey Williams Sylvester, 56, was first arrested on a charge of aggravated second-degree battery in February. St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office investigators upgraded her charge to second-degree murder on March 8.
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LaPlace woman faces murder charge after victim in cooking oil attack dies
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Port Allen mayor's childhood home destroyed in fire Friday night
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St Paul's defeats Catholic High 59-52 in the Division I semifinals. Parker Edwards was on fire - 34 points and 7-11 shooting from 3-point range
The driver of a vehicle police were chasing down Jefferson Highway this morning slammed into two Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office vehicles. The high speed pursuit began around 6:45 a.m. on Jefferson Highway.
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Two armed robberies were reported near LSU's campus Monday night. According to the University's emergency operation center, the robberies occurred on Wyoming Street at West Chimes Street and on Aster Street just west of Nicholson Drive.
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A hate crime arrest has been made in Livingston Parish. There are a lot of layers to this case. It's a bizarre one that started on February 27, 2018. That night on the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office Facebook page, we posted images from surveillance footage. Those images were from inside a convenience store located in the 11000 block of LA Hwy. 1019
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