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  • Many shooting victims live with bullets in their body

    Many shooting victims live with bullets in their body

    Monday, February 6 2017 7:22 PM EST2017-02-07 00:22:12 GMT
    Doctors do not always remove bullets from shooting victims' bodies.Doctors do not always remove bullets from shooting victims' bodies.
    Doctors do not always remove bullets from shooting victims' bodies.  "If we run across the bullet, we'll take it out but in many circumstances we typically don't find the bullets we just leave it there," Dr. Max Trahan, a general surgeon, said. Trahan said he has worked on hundreds of gun shot injuries but has removed less than 10 bullets. He said when he gets a gunshot wound patient, he tries to predict the bullets trajectory to figure out what organs are injur...
    Doctors do not always remove bullets from shooting victims' bodies.  "If we run across the bullet, we'll take it out but in many circumstances we typically don't find the bullets we just leave it there," Dr. Max Trahan, a general surgeon, said. Trahan said he has worked on hundreds of gun shot injuries but has removed less than 10 bullets. He said when he gets a gunshot wound patient, he tries to predict the bullets trajectory to figure out what organs are injur...
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  • Jeanerette woman accused of child desertion

    Jeanerette woman accused of child desertion

    Monday, April 24 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-04-24 20:32:44 GMT
    Logan MartinLogan Martin

    A 21-year-old Jeanerette woman was arrested for leaving three young children in a hotel room alone.

    A 21-year-old Jeanerette woman was arrested for leaving three young children in a hotel room alone.

  • Lafayette Deputy arrested, accused of giving contraband to inmate

    Lafayette Deputy arrested, accused of giving contraband to inmate

    Monday, April 24 2017 11:33 PM EDT2017-04-25 03:33:04 GMT
    JONATHAN FREMINJONATHAN FREMIN

    A Lafayette Parish Sheriff's deputy has been arrested and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.  Jonathan Fremin, 52, has been booked with malfeasance in office, criminal conspiracy to introduce contraband into a penal facility and possession with intent to distribute schedule III narcotics.  

    A Lafayette Parish Sheriff's deputy has been arrested and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

  • Ville Platte woman shot and killed in crossfire; family seeks justice

    Ville Platte woman shot and killed in crossfire; family seeks justice

    Monday, April 24 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-04-24 21:29:30 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 5:31 PM EDT2017-04-24 21:31:29 GMT

    A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout.  Family members identify her as Kathy Weston. Weston was killed while leaving a convenience store in the 500 block of Chataignier Road Saturday night.    So far, no one has been arrested.  The crime scene where the shooting happened, is now the scene of a makeshift memorial for Weston.  "She was just a good person," Weston's sister Jessica sai...

    A Ville Platte family is mourning the death of a loved one who was killed in the crossfire of a shootout.  Family members identify her as Kathy Weston. Weston was killed while leaving a convenience store in the 500 block of Chataignier Road Saturday night.    So far, no one has been arrested.  The crime scene where the shooting happened, is now the scene of a makeshift memorial for Weston.  "She was just a good person," Weston's sister Jessica sai...

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