Emergency crews are on the scene of an active house fire. A call for a fire on Matthews Street came in before 5 a.m. Wednesday.

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25 September 2018
One dead in Matthews Street house fire
Emergency crews are on the scene of an active house fire. A call for a fire on Matthews Street came in before 5 a.m. Wednesday.
Authorities are on the scene of a Tuesday morning crash. The crash was reported just before 9 a.m. on Blount Road and Plank Road. Sources say the crash involved a BRPD officer.
Police are investigating a shooting in the Highland neighborhood this morning. Police has told that a male victim was shot in the leg around 8 am this morning. The condition of his injuries have not been confirmed
A man and a woman have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder after a newborn baby died from being thrown in the trash
A victim turned the tables on his would-be robber early Monday morning, according to investigators. Baker Police Chief Carl Dunn said the victim, a reserve constable, was loading up his truck on Ligon Road in Zachary late Sunday night when he heard a noise outside.
Deputies are investigating a shooting that left one person injured Monday morning. The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office reported it happened on Rieger Road near Siegen Lane around 5:30 a.m.
A man is fighting for his life after both of his legs were severed by a train late Sunday night in Shreveport. It happened shortly 11 p.m. at the intersection of Midway Avenue and Mansfield Road. That's in the Hollywood Heights neighborhood and right next to the Caddo Parish School Board office.
Baker Police investigating a shooting on Alba Drive this morning4 month ago
Baker Police investigating a shooting on Alba Drive this morning
The person shot went to an area hospital by private conveyance
4 month ago
Authorities are investigating a shooting that left a Jefferson Parish deputy injured early Sunday morning. The shooting happened at the intersection of Harvey and Manhattan boulevards. Officials did not give an exact time of the shooting.
Police are investigating a shooting that left three people injured in the French Quarter early Sunday morning. The shooting happened shortly after 2 a.m. in the 1100 block of Decatur Street.
The Opelousas Police Department says they have arrested a suspect wanted in connection with an early morning shooting in Opelousas. Another is still wanted by police
Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating DeChell Delaney, who is accused in a home invasion. Investigators say Delaney, 26, forced her way into a home in the 7200 block of Sheringham Drive in Harahan around 4:20 p.m. on Friday (April 27), according to Police Chief Tim Walker. Once inside, Delany knocked down an elderly woman.
Officers are investigating a shooting at a mobile home park in the 1800 block of Rees Street. Breaux Bridge Police Chief Rollie Cantu tells News 10 that a male and female were standing outside and talking around 3:00 a.m. when a silver or gray BMW reportedly pulled up and fired 5 or 6 shots that struck the male victim in the leg.
4 month ago
Authorities are on the scene of a crash where a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle. The incident occurred at Plank Road and Bentley. The age and gender of the victim have not been released at this time.
A Shreveport man is behind bars accused of shooting another man following an argument Sunday night. It happened just before 9 p.m. in the 1600 block of Ford Street
Three US Marines have been charged with sexual assault in a case involving a Tulane University student and her friend in New Orleans, according to court documents from the Parish of Orleans in Louisiana.
A man armed with an assault rifle robbed four people in the Marigny last night, according to the NOPD. Three women and a man were near the intersection of Dauphine and Marigny Streets just before 11:30 p.m. on April 26 when the armed man approached them, according to initial reports by the NOPD.
Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a woman accused of shooting two other women. Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reported Jarretta Corey, 19, is wanted by the Baton Rouge Police Department. Corey is 5-foot-7 and weighs 200 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.
Shreveport police are investigating following a shooting that sent one man to a hospital on late Wednesday night. Officers were called around 9 p.m. to the corner of Corbitt Street and Mansfield Road, just a few blocks from Werner Park Elementary
Shreveport police are investigating after a teenager was hit by a flying bullet early Wednesday morning. The incident happened in the 3000 block of Lindholm Street just after midnight
One person was taken to the hospital after a fire at a self storage building in Baton Rouge early Wednesday morning. The St. George Fire Protection District reported it happened at Safeguard Self Storage on Coursey Boulevard, between Cedarcrest Avenue and South Sherwood Forest Boulevard, around 1:15 a.m.
A man was fatally shot Tuesday morning at the edge of the St. Roch and St. Claude neighborhoods, New Orleans police said. His name has not been released. NOPD said the shooting was reported at 3 a.m. in the 1700 block of Franklin Avenue. The victim was shot in the chest and found on the floor, officers said. He died at the scene.
Cleanup underway in Lafourche Parish after EF 1 tornado
The New Orleans Fire Department is battling a large fire in Mid City. Around 5:00 a.m. Monday NOFD arrived to the scene in Bayou St. John near the post office.
A man is fighting for his life this Monday morning after police say he was shot up to 25 times. It happened just before 3 a.m. in the 400 block of Egan Street. That's in Shreveport's Highland neighborhood.
New Orleans police chief says a man shot and injured five people, including an officer. Police Superintendent Michael Harrison tells news outlets 25-year-old Charles Williams’ “crime spree” Sunday stemmed from a domestic dispute.
5 month ago
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5 month ago
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