LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's a tradition at the Los Angeles Police Department -when the child of a veteran officer joins the force, father and child pull a shift on patrol together. Usually it's a proud dad and his son. On Wednesday, Officer Jamie Carganilla, 29, joined her father, Officer... more »
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - A Lake Charles mother and daughter are accused of stealing more than $61,000 from their job at an area group home. State Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says 25-year-old LaShone Bushnell was booked earlier this week with one count of felony theft by fraud for allegedly... more »
A Eunice man is arrested after allegedly beating his girlfriend and her 5 year old daughter.
Police say Cody White entered his ex-girlfriend's house without permission....assaulted her and her child. After being arrested, White escaped but was re-captured and booked into the St Landry Parish jail. He faces15-charges including... more »
ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - A Lafayette man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for killing a mother and her daughters with his vehicle. Justin Paul Brouillete, 23, pleaded guilty Monday to three counts of vehicular homicide in the deaths of JoAnn Issac and her two daughters, Brittany Isaac... more »
The Chick-fil-A restaurant at Ambassador Caffery parkway in Lafayette, LA, will host a special evening for dads and their daughters April 28 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. The quick-service restaurant will transform into a fine-dining atmosphere-complete with a red carpet, flowers and musical entertainment-for a Daddy-Daughter Night.
Each... more »
OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) - St. Landry Parish sheriff's deputies say a 34-year-old Krotz Springs woman has been arrested for allegedly enticing persons into prostitution. Chief Deputy Hilman Popillion tells The Daily World that Ronada Fritz allegedly offered her 13-year-old daughter to 51-year-old Percy "Buddy" Stoute as a prostitute for $40.... more »
HADDONFIELD, N.J. (AP) - The lawyer for a videographer for former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards says it's "good for everyone" that Edwards has admitted he fathered a child with the woman. New Jersey-based lawyer Michael Critchley says Edwards' confession Thursday that he was the father of Rielle (ree-EHL') Hunter's... more »
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - A mother who allegedly left her 8-month-old daughter in a running car with the heater on for five hours in 2008 is scheduled for a sanity hearing next month. Natalie Thornton is scheduled to appear in state court on Nov. 2 for a sanity hearing in... more »