A 14-year-old student at an alternative school in Calcasieu Parish was arrested Wednesday morning after detectives there say the child threatened to shoot up the school.

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25 March 2018
Kids at St. Dominic School pray for Parkland shooting victims
A man who abused a girl for more than a year when she was 4 and 5 years old has been found guilty in Louisiana
One man is dead after an accident Wednesday morning near Kingston Road and Bert Kouns Industrial Loop in Shreveport. Authorities say a man walked out in front of a vehicle and was hit by three drivers before 7 a.m. It happened in front the Domino's Pizza location.
Authorities are investigating a shooting in Baton Rouge early Wednesday morning. The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Officer reported it happened on Stern Avenue in the Gardere area.
Police say they have arrested one man and are looking for others after a woman reported she was gang raped at a New Orleans hotel. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports 25-year-old Patrick Mooney was arrested March 6 and charged with first-degree rape.
Reserve police officer killed in hit-and-run
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Domestic shooting in Walker happened Monday night.
Ascension Parish school officials report Gonzales Middle School will start two hours later than usual Tuesday morning. They said school will begin at 9:23 a.m. and students should plan for a two-hour change in the time they are picked up by buses.
Two women were rushed to the hospital early Tuesday morning after being attacked by two men. The attack happened just after 4 a.m. at the Blue Ridge Community in the 6900 block of Buncombe Road. One of the victims told police she and her roommate let an associate come over to their trailer home.
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.
Police have arrested 2 suspects after a hit and run at the Baker in Walmart that killed a Zachary first responder
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Reserve police officer killed in parking lot hit-and-run, two in custody
12-year-old with gun accidentally kills 7-year-old brother Monday afternoon in Lake Providence, La.
LaPlace woman faces murder charge after victim in cooking oil attack dies
Closed due to flooding in New Orleans East on Lakeshore Dr EB between Franklin Ave and Leon C Simon Blvd
Deputies arrest Geismar man in deadly Prairieville shooting
Classes at the University of New Orleans are canceled Monday due to threats of violence made against the university, school officials announced late Sunday night
Pedestrian killed in crash in Terrebonne Parish, State Police say
New Orleans Police are investigating investigating a homicide in Little Woods in the 10200 block of Brookfield Drive in New Orleans East. Officers say that they initially responded to an unclassified death at the location shortly before noon but, during their investigation they determined the incident was a homicide.
A Gonzales, Louisiana man has been arrested and charged after he allegedly fired three shotgun blasts at police officers
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Suspect arrested after allegedly shooting at Gonzales police officers
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Tornado Warning including Zachary LA, Baker LA, Fred LA until 10:30 AM CDT
A 5-year-old boy drowned in a swimming pool in the backyard of his grandmother's home in Covington on Saturday afternoon, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office said. The boy was visiting his grandmother’s house on Plantation Street when his grandmother realized that she did not know where the child was. The grandmother "was not immediately alarmed because the child commonly likes to play hide and seek," the Sheriff's Office said in a news release.
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Crews battling reported house fire on Gamma Drive; third reported house fire of the day
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Port Allen mayor's childhood home destroyed in fire Friday night
Video obtained by Eyewitness News shows a man leaving this Metairie home after a stabbing attack overnight. JPSO arrested 23 year old Travis Tyler after he allegedly stabbed his parents. More on the investigation at 10.
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Crews respond to large house fire in Port Allen
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Two dead, two hurt after house fire in Madisonville Friday morning
Shreveport police are looking for the driver of a truck who they believe pistol-whipped another man early Friday morning. A man was standing outside the bar when another man in a red Dodge pick-up truck pulled up and the pair got into an argument, according to police reports
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
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