BELMONT, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina say all the hostages have been released from a drugstore following an attempted armed robbery. But the gunman was still in the CVS drugstore in Belmont at 6 a.m. Friday. Police were called to the store shortly before 2 a.m. Police Chief... more »
The Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a murder near Mamou.
It happened before 5:00 Saturday afternoon on Reeton School Road off LA 13. Detectives say one person was shot and later died at the hospital.
Saturday afternoon, Crystal Reed's life changed forever. Deputies knocking on her front... more »
CHATHAM, La. (AP) - Police are looking for two men who robbed a bank in Chatham on Friday. Jackson Parish Sheriff Andy Brown tells the News-Star (http://bit.ly/n9MECr ) that the incident occurred around 11:45 a.m. when two men dressed in dark clothing entered Peoples Bank in Chatham. Brown says both... more »
LAPLACE, La. (AP) - A man brandishing a long-barreled gun robbed a group of men gathered on a street in LaPlace on Friday night, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office said. The Times-Picayune reported the group told deputies they were socializing when the man walked up to them... more »
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A gunman killed himself Monday afternoon after he fatally shot a person and wounded five others around Gainesville, police said. The gunman shot himself in his red pickup truck after he drove through the neighborhood picking off victims, Gainesville police Cpl. Tscharna Senn said at a... more »
ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - Police are looking for the 300-pound gunman who robbed a Sabine State Bank and Trust branch in Alexandria. Based on witness accounts, police say the robber is a male who stands about 6 feet tall. He was wearing a tan baseball cap, white button-down shirt, dark... more »
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Score one for the love handles. Samantha Lynn Frazier says her love handles saved her life. The Florida woman was shot in the left side while walking into an Atlantic City bar. The Press of Atlantic City reports the 35-year-old says she heard two pops... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - The base commander at Fort Hood says survivors of the shooting rampage have told him that the Army psychiatrist suspected in the violence carried out his gunfire in "a very calm and measured approach." Lt. Gen. Robert Cone said in a nationally broadcast interview Friday that authorities... more »