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  • Lafayette PD investigate armed robbery at gas station

    Lafayette PD investigate armed robbery at gas station

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-05-30 05:02:06 GMT

    Lafayette police are investigating an armed robbery at the Chevron gas station at the corner of Bertrand Drive and Eraste Landry Road. 

    Lafayette police are investigating an armed robbery at the Chevron gas station at the corner of Bertrand Drive and Eraste Landry Road. 

  • Three rescued, one missing when tug sinks

    Three rescued, one missing when tug sinks

    Monday, May 29 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-05-29 18:40:38 GMT
    Courtesy of MGN OnlineCourtesy of MGN Online
    The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 5 a.m. of the tug vessel Crosby Commander taking on water with four people aboard. Three people were able to evacuate to a life raft before the vessel sank.  One crewmember is still missing. The survivors in the life raft were rescued by the good Samaritan motor vessel Andi...
    The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 5 a.m. of the tug vessel Crosby Commander taking on water with four people aboard. Three people were able to evacuate to a life raft before the vessel sank.  One crewmember is still missing. The survivors in the life raft were rescued by the good Samaritan motor vessel Andi...
  • Woman killed after car hits mobility scooter

    Woman killed after car hits mobility scooter

    Monday, May 29 2017 12:34 PM EDT2017-05-29 16:34:15 GMT
    Image Credit: MGN OnlineImage Credit: MGN Online

    Louisiana police say a crash involving a car and an electric scooter has killed a woman.  

    Louisiana police say a crash involving a car and an electric scooter has killed a woman.  

  • UPDATE: Law enforcement, family searching for local woman

    UPDATE: Law enforcement, family searching for local woman

    Monday, May 29 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-05-29 21:05:47 GMT
    Courtesy Landry FamilyCourtesy Landry Family

    Lafayette Parish Sheriff's deputies and family members are looking for a local woman who has been missing since Tuesday.

    Lafayette Parish Sheriff's deputies and family members are looking for a local woman who has been missing since Tuesday.

  • Fundraiser for teen injured in ATV crash

    Fundraiser for teen injured in ATV crash

    Monday, May 29 2017 11:18 AM EDT2017-05-29 15:18:51 GMT
    Emma BroussardEmma Broussard

    There will be a fundraiser benefit for a Kaplan teen June 3 in Rayne. Emma's Dream is a fundraiser for Emma Broussard who was injured in an ATV crash in 2015. All funds raised from the event will be donated to Emma's medical treatment.

    There will be a fundraiser benefit for a Kaplan teen June 3 in Rayne. Emma's Dream is a fundraiser for Emma Broussard who was injured in an ATV crash in 2015. All funds raised from the event will be donated to Emma's medical treatment.

  • Ultimate sacrifice: Teen dies shielding cousin from gunfire

    Ultimate sacrifice: Teen dies shielding cousin from gunfire

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 3:09 AM EDT2017-05-30 07:09:14 GMT
    Tuesday, May 30 2017 3:09 AM EDT2017-05-30 07:09:14 GMT
    Vincent Mitchell is trying to make sense of how a family dispute in southern Mississippi led to a rampage that killed eight people, including a deputy.
    Vincent Mitchell is trying to make sense of how a family dispute in southern Mississippi led to a rampage that killed eight people, including a deputy.
  • Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

    Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 1:49 AM EDT2017-05-30 05:49:11 GMT
    Tuesday, May 30 2017 1:49 AM EDT2017-05-30 05:49:11 GMT
    Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI.
    Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI.
  • Acadiana teen has wish granted

    Acadiana teen has wish granted

    Monday, May 29 2017 11:28 AM EDT2017-05-29 15:28:07 GMT
    Christopher in his golf cartChristopher in his golf cart

    Dreams Come True of Louisiana granted a wish this weekend for an Acadiana teen. 

    Dreams Come True of Louisiana granted a wish this weekend for an Acadiana teen. 

  • Six shot, one fatally, overnight in NOLA

    Six shot, one fatally, overnight in NOLA

    Sunday, May 28 2017 1:04 PM EDT2017-05-28 17:04:41 GMT
    Image Courtesy: MGN OnlineImage Courtesy: MGN Online

    In a span of about six hours late Saturday night to Sunday morning, one person was killed and five were injured in four separate shootings across the New Orleans area, our media partners at The Advocate report. 

    In a span of about six hours late Saturday night to Sunday morning, one person was killed and five were injured in four separate shootings across the New Orleans area, our media partners at The Advocate report. 

  • Two injured in fight on Doc Duhon Road

    Two injured in fight on Doc Duhon Road

    Sunday, May 28 2017 3:12 PM EDT2017-05-28 19:12:00 GMT
    Cutout Photo: Klaus with K / Wikimedia Commons / MGNCutout Photo: Klaus with K / Wikimedia Commons / MGN

    Two people were injured when a fight broke out on Doc Duhon Road this morning.

    Two people were injured when a fight broke out on Doc Duhon Road this morning.

  • Alligator caught in Florida family's pool

    Alligator caught in Florida family's pool

    Monday, May 29 2017 7:56 PM EDT2017-05-29 23:56:30 GMT
    Alligator in Florida family's pool / Courtesy of CNNAlligator in Florida family's pool / Courtesy of CNN

    An alligator in Florida has been relocated after going for a swim in family's pool. 

    An alligator in Florida has been relocated after going for a swim in family's pool. 

  • Man apprehended after brief manhunt in Kentwood

    Man apprehended after brief manhunt in Kentwood

    Monday, May 29 2017 8:33 PM EDT2017-05-30 00:33:00 GMT
    Bryan Menard arrested in Kentwood / Courtesy of WBRZBryan Menard arrested in Kentwood / Courtesy of WBRZ

    One man has been arrested after officials say he opened fire on deputies in Kentwood.  

    One man has been arrested after officials say he opened fire on deputies in Kentwood.  

  • Police investigating homicide in Lake Charles

    Police investigating homicide in Lake Charles

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:02 PM EDT2017-05-25 03:02:10 GMT
    Devlon Willis Muhammad / Courtesy: Lake Charles Police DepartmentDevlon Willis Muhammad / Courtesy: Lake Charles Police Department

    Police have released the name of the victim shot and killed Wednesday morning in the 1500 block of Fournet Street in Lake Charles.

    Police have released the name of the victim shot and killed Wednesday morning in the 1500 block of Fournet Street in Lake Charles.

  • Skydivers crash onto Slidell golf course; one dead

    Skydivers crash onto Slidell golf course; one dead

    Sunday, May 28 2017 2:43 PM EDT2017-05-28 18:43:22 GMT
    Image Credit: MGN OnlineImage Credit: MGN Online

    SLIDELL, La. -- One skydiver is dead and another hospitalized after the pair crashed on a Slidell golf course during a tandem jump, WWL reports.  

    SLIDELL, La. -- One skydiver is dead and another hospitalized after the pair crashed on a Slidell golf course during a tandem jump, WWL reports.  

  • Eight dead, including deputy, in Mississippi shooting

    Eight dead, including deputy, in Mississippi shooting

    Sunday, May 28 2017 11:42 AM EDT2017-05-28 15:42:22 GMT
    Photo Courtesy MGN OnlinePhoto Courtesy MGN Online

    BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Authorities in Mississippi said Sunday that a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, including a sheriff’s deputy.

    BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Authorities in Mississippi said Sunday that a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, including a sheriff’s deputy.

  • In Eunice, a cemetery is transformed to honor veterans

    In Eunice, a cemetery is transformed to honor veterans

    Monday, May 29 2017 11:35 PM EDT2017-05-30 03:35:10 GMT

    Dale Sittig has transformed Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Eunice with hundreds of American flags. “People stop on the side of the road and just take pictures. They stop and are just in shock and awe when they pass through here....

    Dale Sittig has transformed Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Eunice with hundreds of American flags. “People stop on the side of the road and just take pictures. They stop and are just in shock and awe when they pass through here....

  • Coast Guard seizes 750 pounds of pot

    Coast Guard seizes 750 pounds of pot

    Sunday, May 28 2017 8:40 PM EDT2017-05-29 00:40:15 GMT
    US Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C WebberUS Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C Webber

    The Coast Guard arrested six people and seized 750 pounds of marijuana near Boca Raton Saturday.

    The Coast Guard arrested six people and seized 750 pounds of marijuana near Boca Raton Saturday.

  • Calcasieu deputies seeking two suspects in Sunday shooting

    Calcasieu deputies seeking two suspects in Sunday shooting

    Monday, May 29 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-05-29 20:53:47 GMT
    CPSO PhotoCPSO Photo

       Calcasieu Sheriff's deputies are looking for two men accused of shooting at a house Sunday morning, injuring one person.

       Calcasieu Sheriff's deputies are looking for two men accused of shooting at a house Sunday morning, injuring one person.

  • Three arrested, one still sought in attempted murder-armed robbery

    Three arrested, one still sought in attempted murder-armed robbery

    Friday, May 26 2017 1:03 PM EDT2017-05-26 17:03:46 GMT
    From left: Edwards, Goins, Hendrix, StewartFrom left: Edwards, Goins, Hendrix, Stewart

    The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested three and are still seeking one person in connection with a December attempted robbery that left the victim hospitalized.  

    The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested three and are still seeking one person in connection with a December attempted robbery that left the victim hospitalized.  

  • Redflex in Lafayette: Revenues down, unpaid tickets climbing

    Redflex in Lafayette: Revenues down, unpaid tickets climbing

    Thursday, May 25 2017 2:53 AM EDT2017-05-25 06:53:40 GMT

    Lafayette's controversial traffic-camera program is up for review.

    Lafayette's controversial traffic-camera program is up for review.

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