Early Saturday morning, Lafayette police responded to the 1400 block of Johnston Street in regards to a shooting.
According to police, a victim was in a verbal altercation with a male suspect who allegedly produced a pistol and fired multiple shots into the air. The suspect was then observed... more »
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. (AP) - Former Kiss drummer Peter Criss wants other men to know that they too can get breast cancer. The rock star best known for the ballad "Beth" beat the disease that's rarely found in men three years ago. He's participating in a walkathon for the... more »
Eunice Police Department is current investigating an armed robbery at the Maple Ave Pharmacy located at 1200 W. Maple Ave. Eunice, La.
The call was received by the Eunice Police Department at 1:42 pm on 2/23/10.
The suspect is a white male between the height of 5'10" and... more »
Baton Rouge, January 9, 2010. State Fire Marshal Butch Browning announced that three overnight fires in Shreveport, Westwego and Denham Springs each claimed the lives of three people. "It was a very tragic night for our State as our Firefighters responded to many fires, three of which proved deadly, we... more »
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Rare anatomical drawings that once belonged to Benjamin Franklin are on display in a new exhibit at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia. The 16 pastel drawings were cutting edge in their day. They show internal organs, bones and muscles of male and female subjects. They were given as... more »
UPDATE: Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department have issued an arrest warrant for one count of First Degree Robbery for the arrest of Paul Oren Portalis (27) of Lafayette. Portalis is alleged to have been responsible for the robbery which occurred at the Lafayette General Medical Center parking tower. Portalis... more »
Traffic investigators have identified the victim in Tuesday's early morning death as Kaine Kulka (18) . Investigators are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident or was traveling south on Highway 90 the morning of the incident to contact the Lafayette Police Department. It is believed that the victim... more »
On September 22, 2009, at approximately 1:23 am, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to the southbound lane of Highway 90 near its intersection with Southpark Rd, regarding a traffic incident. According to investigators, the victim, an 18 year old male, was riding in the bed of a pickup... more »