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  • Opelousas Man Arrested for Home Invasion, Battery of the Infirm

    October 12, 2014 10:49 PM

    A home invasion ends with the suspect thanking officers for arresting him. Saturday, officers with the Opelousas Police Department responded to a home invasion in the 1300 block of Attakapas Drive just after 2 a.m. Officers report five residents were in a home when a black male gained... more »
  • Lake Charles Man Arrested for Impersonating a Police Officer

    August 3, 2014 11:40 PM

    Lake Charles- A Lake Charles man was booked into the parish jail on multiple charges after pretending to be a police officer when stopped by a Louisiana State Trooper this evening. On the August 3, 2014, at 06:30 p.m., a state trooper observed a vehicle speeding on U.S. Highway... more »
  • Man arrested in woman's stabbing death on beach

    June 22, 2014 10:09 PM

    GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) - A man who authorities say stabbed his girlfriend to death on a Grand Isle beach has been arrested. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said Sunday that 28-year-old Randy Marcel of Chauvin is jailed on suspicion that he stabbed 34-year-old Jennifer Dorzier, also of Chauvin. The... more »
  • Man arrested for allegedly robbing a pizza delivery person at knife point

    June 21, 2014 1:26 PM

    Lafayette Police arrested 30 year old Anthony Daniels after a delivery person said she was robbed. On Friday, June 20, just after 10 p.m., officers responded to an armed robbery in the 2700 block of Ambassador Caffery. The victim, an 18 year old female, told police she arrived to... more »
  • Man arrested in deaths of 2 in Bossier City

    May 17, 2014 8:52 PM

    BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) - Bossier City police say a man arrested in Bogalusa early Saturday is a suspect in the killing of two women last weekend. Police say Brandan Santrell Butler, 26, of Bossier City was taken into custody shortly after 2 a.m. by Washington Parish authorities in Bogalusa.... more »
  • Man arrested for allegedly boating under the influence after fleeing authorities

    May 11, 2014 10:50 PM

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - After recklessly speeding through Hotel Channel near South Padre Island Sunday, a man was arrested for boating under the influence by local police in coordination with the Coast Guard. At approximately 9 a.m, Coast Guard watchstanders at Station South Padre Island received a phone call... more »
  • New Orleans man arrested in shooting death

    February 4, 2014 7:56 AM

    GONZALES, La. (AP) - Sheriff's deputies have arrested three people in the fatal shooting of an Ascension Parish man in St. Amant. The Advocate reports a sheriff's deputy found the body of 37-year-old Fred Martin Jr. in a St. Amant driveway on Friday night while the deputy was on his... more »
  • Man arrested in Baton Rouge fatal shooting

    November 25, 2013 9:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 33-year-old man accused of breaking into a Baton Rouge home and fatally shooting a man Friday morning was taken into custody Saturday following a traffic stop by a State Police trooper in St. John the Baptist Parish. Cpl. L'Jean McKneely tells The Advocate Corey... more »
  • Man arrested in death of 18-month-old

    April 18, 2013 8:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Baton Rouge man has been arrested, accused in the Monday death of an 18-month-old child. The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office says 23-year-old Willie Stone, the boyfriend of the child's mother, faces a charge of first-degree murder. Detectives booked him Wednesday after the... more »
  • Lafayette Man Arrested for Alleged Indecency with Juvenile

    November 3, 2012 5:28 PM

    A Lafayette man is charged with indecent behavior with a juvenile. Lafayette Police arrested 39-year-old Ashward Breaux yesterday on a warrant. Jail records show Breaux was released from jail yesterday on $50,000 bond. He is scheduled to appear in court November 5, 2012.
  • Man arrested after stabbing 2 dogs

    July 6, 2012 7:08 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 23-year-old Baton Rouge man accused of stabbing two dogs with a barbecue pit fork has been arrested and booked into Parish Prison. The Advocate reports an affidavit of probable cause states Donnie Davis allegedly stabbed the dogs on June 8 at his home. The... more »
  • Carencro Teen Arrested for Indecent Behavior

    June 15, 2012 9:13 AM

    A Carencro teen has been arrested on charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile. Investigators arrested 17-year old Byron Keith Breaux, Jr. They say he had sexual intercourse with a 12-year old female relative. Breaux has been booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center with no bond at this time.
  • NO man arrested on child porn charge

    May 18, 2012 8:55 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A New Orleans man has been arrested on a charge of pornography involving juveniles. Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says 30-year-old Daniel R. Ponder was arrested earlier this week as part of a joint investigation involving his office's High Technology Crime Unit, Homeland Security Investigations, Baton... more »
  • 1996 cold case file reopened; man arrested

    May 11, 2012 9:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's detectives have arrested a 36-year-old man on charges related to a double slaying in 1996 after evidence from the cold case file was resubmitted to the State Police Crime Lab for evaluation. The Advocate reports Albert Norwood of Baton Rouge... more »
  • Man arrested in threats against district attorney

    May 8, 2012 7:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Police have arrested a 21-year-old Baker man for threatening on Twitter to shoot East Baton Rouge Parish District Attorney Hillar Moore outside the trial of rapper Torence "Lil Boosie" Hatch. The Advocate reports ( ) Dedrick Deandre Green was booked Monday on counts of public... more »
  • Florida Murder Suspect Arrested in Opelousas

    May 2, 2012 6:05 AM

    Just before 12am on Tuesday, the Opelousas Police Department along with the FBI, U.S. Marshal's Office, Louisiana State Police, St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office, Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office, members from Lafayette Police Department and Lafayette City Marshal took into custody without incident Kevin Kent Satterfield, age 55, at a local... more »
  • Lutcher man arrested in theft of crawfish

    April 17, 2012 9:32 AM

    LUTCHER, La. (AP) - St. James Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a 24-year-old Lutcher man accused of stealing 166 pounds of crawfish from a seafood store. The Advocate reports Anthony Chauvin was booked Friday with single counts of theft of crawfish and criminal damage to property. Deputies say... more »
  • Bossier man arrested in online juvenile sex sting

    April 12, 2012 7:40 AM

    BENTON, La. (AP) - Bossier Parish Sheriff Larry Deen says a 46-year-old Bossier City man is being held on $180,000 bond after an online sex sting. He says Dennis W. Martin allegedly suggested sex to a deputy posing online as a 14-year-old girl, and suggested he could be her pimp.... more »
  • Monterey man arrested for video voyeurism

    April 11, 2012 8:12 AM

    MONTEREY, La. (AP) - State police investigators have arrested a 39-year-old Monterey man for video voyeurism. Troopers tell The Town Talk they received a criminal complaint from the Concordia Parish Sheriff's Office. Jason Hewitt was booked into the Concordia Parish Detention Center Tuesday. Troopers say the criminal complaint was alleged... more »
  • Walker man arrested on child porn allegations

    April 4, 2012 9:46 AM

    WALKER, La. (AP) - The state attorney general says a Walker man has been arrested and booked on 20 counts of pornography involving juveniles. Authorities jailed 25-year-old Cody Bryant on Tuesday following an investigation by the attorney general, federal Homeland Security Investigations and the Livingston Parish sheriff. Bryant is accused... more »
  • Man arrested in 6-year-old Thibodaux killing

    March 30, 2012 10:20 AM

    THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - A man has been arrested in connection with a Thibodaux bar owner's shooting death nearly six years ago. The Courier reports that 41-year-old Bruce Williams was fatally shot near his home on May 22, 2006. Police said robbery may have been the motive. The Lafourche Parish... more »
  • Man arrested in roommate's killing

    March 16, 2012 9:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Baton Rouge police have arrested a 32-year-old man they say shot and killed his roommate during a fight. Detectives say Lonnie Charles Johnson Jr. allegedly shot his roommate, 57-year-old Bobby Rowe, in the upper torso while the two were fighting at their home Thursday morning.... more »
  • Man arrested on child porn counts

    March 14, 2012 10:40 AM

    HAMMOND, La. (AP) - Tangipahoa Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a 60-year-old man accused of possessing child pornography. Deputies booked Richard James Braud of Hammond Monday with pornography involving juveniles, the Sheriff's Office reported. After serving a search warrant, The Advocate reports detectives found thousands of pictures and videos of... more »
  • Ohio man arrested with child pornography

    March 7, 2012 7:42 AM

    ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - Louisiana State Police say an Ohio man has been arrested after he was caught with images of child pornography in a hotel in Alexandria. The Town Talk reports 38-year-old Dwayne L. Dunlavy of Ravenna, Ohio, was booked Monday with possession of child pornography after the images... more »
  • Man arrested after vehicle crashes into home

    February 29, 2012 10:58 AM

    BOSSIER CITY, la. (AP) - A Bossier City man was arrested after police say he returned to the scene of a hit-an-run accident. Police say 28-year-old Roderick Dewayne Lars smashed his car into the front of a house about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. Witnesses told police that the vehicle veered off... more »
  • Man arrested in 6 armed robberies

    February 29, 2012 10:34 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Baton Rouge police have arrested an 18-year-old man for allegedly committing more than six armed robberies between mid-January and early February. A police spokesman tells The Advocate Dave Brown Jr. was booked Tuesday into Parish Prison on six counts of armed robbery and one count... more »
  • Man arrested after neighbor shot to death

    January 31, 2012 5:49 AM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police have arrested a 25-year-old man on charges of second-degree murder in the death of his neighbor. Police arrested 25-year-old Darryl Sterling on Monday. They say he shot 29-year-old Ricky Randolph on Friday after an argument between the neighboring families. Detectives say Sterling was... more »
  • Bienville man arrested; failure to deliver hay worth $13,320

    December 20, 2011 11:49 AM

    Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner, Mike Strain, D.V.M., reports that a Bienville Parish man has been arrested for failing to deliver $13,320 worth of hay that had been ordered in August. Lorris Wayne Ward, of Saline, has been booked into the Bienville Parish jail on "theft by fraud" charges after... more »
  • Man arrested on child pornography charges

    September 27, 2011 10:00 AM

    EUNICE, La. (AP) - A 22-year-old Eunice man has been arrested and charged with pornography involving juveniles and computer-aided solicitation of a minor. The Advertiser reports Scott Nicholas Martel was arrested as a result of a joint investigation involving the Louisiana Attorney General's High Technology Crime Unit and several other... more »
  • Man arrested in Thibodaux police tire slashings

    August 22, 2011 6:39 AM

    THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - A 49-year-old man remained jailed Sunday in lieu of $48,000 bond after being accused of slashing the tires of dozens of patrol cars parked outside the Thibodaux Police Department headquarters. Glenn Watkins was booked Thursday with 48 counts of simple criminal damage to property, according to... more »
  • Man arrested when runs out on $250 cab tab

    August 9, 2011 9:45 AM

    HOUMA, La. (AP) - A 22-year-old Houma man ended up in jail after he tried to skip out on a $250 taxi fare. According to The Courier, Nicholas Pinell took a cab from New Orleans' French Quarter to his apartment, but jumped from the taxi without paying when he reached... more »
  • Man arrested in hit-and-run death

    June 28, 2011 7:20 AM

    HAMMOND, La. (AP) - Hammond police have arrested a 22-year-old man in the hit-and-run death of a pedestrian. Lt. Vincent Giannobile tells The Advocate Kendrick Haynes was arrested Monday afternoon without incident. Haynes was booked with felony hit-and-run. Giannobile says 54-year-old Leon Banks was crossing West Thomas Street just after... more »
  • St. Martinville man arrested in death of Catahoula man

    June 11, 2011 8:02 PM

    (St. Martinville, La.)- Shortly after 5:00 a.m. this morning, the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office received a call regarding an alleged motorcycle crash off of Main Hwy., in St. Martinville, La. St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Deputies and State Police responded to the scene and upon initial investigation, it became apparent... more »
  • Man arrested on child pornography charge

    June 9, 2011 10:49 AM

    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - A 37-year-old Lafayette man has been booked with possession child pornography following an undercover investigation. The Advertiser reports Chad Domingue was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center on Tuesday. He remains in jail on a $40,000 bond. According to the Lafayette police, the cyber crime... more »
  • Delware Police Say Man Arrested After Church Incident

    May 30, 2011 7:38 AM

    MILTON, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police say a 52-year-old Milton man has been charged with threatening a person at a Milton church and other offenses. Authorities say Hipolito Melendez was taken into custody Sunday afternoon. Police say they were called to the Lewes Church of Christ after receiving a... more »
  • Man arrested after train strikes him

    May 23, 2011 9:53 AM

    SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Shreveport Police have cited a man for trespassing after he was struck by a train in west Shreveport. A news release from the police says that patrol officers responded Saturday to of a report of a man hit by a train. Officers found 23-year-old Medco Howard,... more »
  • Man Arrested by State Police Dies in Custody

    May 19, 2011 6:54 AM

    GRETNA, La. (AP) - A drunken driving suspect who police say pulled a gun on a state trooper who shocked him with a stun gun died Wednesday after being taken to the Jefferson Parish jail, authorities said. Sheriff's deputies said they saw Kirklin Woolridge, 29, of Marrero, experiencing some sort... more »
  • Court date set for man arrested after chase

    February 24, 2011 8:27 PM

    BENTON, La. (AP) - A state judge in Bossier Parish has set an Aug. 8 trial for an Oregon man accused of trying to kill a state trooper after a high-speed chase in 2007. The Bossier Press-Tribune reported that 33-year-old Adam Jackson, of Portland, will stand trial on charges filed... more »
  • La. man arrested at cockfighting event

    January 3, 2011 8:56 AM

    NAPOLEONVILLE, La. (AP) - One man was arrested and Assumption Parish sheriff's deputies anticipate several more arrests after deputies discovered a cockfighting ring in the backyard of a home in the Bayou L'Ourse community. Deputies said in a news release that an undercover agent investigated a tip that cockfighting was... more »
  • Natchitoches Man Arrested on Pornography Charge

    December 13, 2010 7:51 AM

    NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) - A 59-year-old Natchitoches man has been arrested and booked with pornography involving juveniles. Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell said in a news release that Oscar J. Stamper was arrested following an investigation by his office, state police and the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office. Stamper was booked... more »
  • JPSO Arrests Man Wanted in Rapper's Death

    November 20, 2010 9:35 PM

    GRETNA, La. (AP) - The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says a man wanted in a local rapper's death has been arrested as a fugitive from New Orleans. Sheriff's spokesman John Fortunato says 24-year-old Jason Baptiste Hamilton of Marrero was arrested Saturday after officials at West Jefferson Medical Center called to... more »
  • Mississippi Man Arrested in Louisiana Drug Case

    November 11, 2010 8:27 AM

    LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - Authorities say U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a Mississippi man at a bus station in Lake Charles, La., after they found 35 pounds of marijuana in his luggage. According to Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, agents conducting a canine search of the luggage compartment found the... more »
  • Marksville man arrested on sex charges

    October 22, 2010 9:21 AM

    MARKSVILLE, La. (AP) - Avoyelles Parish sheriff's deputies say a 52-year-old Marksville man has been arrested on sex charges involving children. Allen Chris Gintz was arrested Wednesday after Avoyelles authorities received a complaint of suspected sexual abuse involving children. Officials executed a search warrant at the Gintz's home after a... more »
  • New Orleans Man Arrested for Allegedly Killing Slidell-Area Barber

    October 5, 2010 12:28 PM

    SLIDELL, La. (AP) - St. Tammany Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a New Orleans man for allegedly killing a Slidell-area barber during a botched robbery attempt in 2008. Yosvani Harvey, 19, had already been booked into Orleans Parish Prison on unrelated auto theft and gun charges when he was arrested... more »
  • Man Arrested for '93 Alleged Rape, Murder and Dismemberment of a 15-Year-Old

    September 27, 2010 2:32 PM

    UPDATE- PITTSBURGH (AP) - Two men have been charged in the 1993 killing of a 15-year-old girl after the wife of one of them turned him in, according to court documents obtained by The Associated Press. Shannon Marshall told New Castle and Pennsylvania State Police that she went along when... more »
  • Man Arrested in Effie Bank Robbery

    September 24, 2010 7:58 AM

    ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a Rapides Parish man and booked him with Tuesday's armed robbery of the Effie branch of the Cottonport Bank. Deputies say 46-year-old Michael David Gordon was arrested Thursday at his home near Libuse. Gordon is accused of brandishing a handgun at the bank,... more »
  • Shreveport man arrested in Virginia runaway case

    September 23, 2010 11:05 AM

    SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Caddo Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a Shreveport man for numerous sex crimes involving a Virginia runaway. Sheriff Steve Prator says 25-year-old Kevin Lunsford was arrested Wednesday at his home where he was found with the 14-year-old girl after deputies received a tip about the teenager's... more »
  • Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Abuse of a Juvenile

    September 6, 2010 11:22 AM

    (St. Martinville, La.)-On September 3, 2010, an investigation was initiated in reference to a report of alleged sexual abuse of a juvenile female for incidents that occurred from July 2010-September of 2010. Through the course of the investigation, a suspect was identified as Jerome Thomas, 53, Parks, and a Warrant... more »
  • Man Arrested for Stabbing Man with Scissors

    August 31, 2010 11:40 AM

    HOUMA, La. (AP) - The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office says a 27-year-old Houma man is accused of stabbing his girlfriend's 27-year-old son five times with a pair of scissors. Sheriff Vernon Bourgeois says Jason Michael Este is being held in lieu of $150,000 bond. He was booked into the Terrebonne... more »
  • Man Arrested for Selling Stolen Caterpillar

    August 20, 2010 5:50 PM

    A multi-agency investigation including the Vermillion Parish Sheriff's Office, the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), and Louisiana State Police Detectives has resulted in the arrest of James Hurst, (W/M age 52) of New York, on charges of Felony Theft and Possession of Stolen Property. The investigation began on August... more »
  • Man Arrested For Burglary Charges

    August 19, 2010 6:06 PM

    On August 19, 2010 officers with the Carencro Police Department responded to a burglary in progress call in the 100 block of St. John Street. Upon arrival officers located a black male suspect who was in the process of allegedly burglarizing a home. The suspect fled the area on foot... more »
  • Armed Robber Bites Victim

    August 19, 2010 12:02 PM

    Press Release: On August 18, 2010 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Jawyne Keiwane Sweat for attempted armed robbery. Sweat was wanted for the attempted robbery that occurred on August 14, 2010. The details of the incident are as follows. The victim was standing in a front yard... more »

    August 13, 2010 6:06 PM

    (St. Martinville, La.)-On August 13, 2010, Shawn Helaire, Black Male, DOB 09/22/1981, who resides at 105 Chester St, Lafayette, La. was arrested and charged with Second Degree Murder in regards to the homicide investigation of Kalaan Ruffin, which occurred on June 18, 2010 off of Prairie Highway in St. Martin... more »
  • Kaplan Man Arrested for Alleged Domestic Abuse

    August 4, 2010 5:02 PM

    Press Release: According to Chief Boyd Adams, the Kaplan Police Department investigated a complaint in reference to an alleged Domestic Abuse. The Kaplan Police Departments quick response and investigation led to the arrest of Ernie Lejeune. Lejeune was charged with Domestic Abuse Battery by Strangulation and Second Degree Kidnapping. ... more »
  • Lafayette Man Arrested for Alleged Forcible Rape

    August 3, 2010 11:36 AM

    The U.S. Marshall arrested Michael Straughter of Lafayette for alleged Forcible Rape. The alleged incident was reported to the Lafayette Police Department on June 16, 2010. The incident occurred on June 8, 2010. The suspect is alleged to have held the victim, a 14 year old female, against... more »
  • Baton Rouge man arrested on DWI after 7-vehicle wreck

    July 30, 2010 9:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Baton Rouge police say a seven-vehicle wreck - allegedly caused by a drunk driver - injured five people and blocked Interstate 10 for 70 minutes during rush hour. Sgt. Don Kelly says none of the injuries appeared life-threatening. Kelly says 52-year-old Leroy Fisher of Baton... more »
  • Lake Charles Man Arrested in Shooting Death

    July 29, 2010 8:55 AM

    LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - A 22-year-old Lake Charles man has been booked with second-degree murder in the death of his stepfather. Police said Coby Quinton Ceasar allegedly shot 41-year-old Patrick Myles, but officials haven't said what led to the shooting. Officers reportedly responded to a report of shots fired... more »
  • Patterson Man Arrested For Marijuana and Crack

    July 26, 2010 12:53 PM

    Levar Variet 30 yoa of Patterson was arrested on 7-23-2010 at 7:51 pm for Possession of Marijuana 3rd and Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute. Agents of the Narcotics Task Force received information that Variet was in possession of a large amount of crack cocaine headed to Patterson. Agents... more »
  • Man Arrested For Allegedly Attempted Forcible Rape

    July 14, 2010 4:44 PM

    On July 8, 2010 @ approximately 2317 hours officers with the Carencro Police Department were dispatched to the 300 block of Amesbury Dr. in Lafayette in reference to a domestic disturbance in progress. Upon arrival officers spoke to the victim who advised that her 3 year old daughter's father... more »
  • Rayne Man Arrested For An Alleged Insurance Fraud

    July 13, 2010 6:31 PM

    Today, the Louisiana State Police Region 2 Insurance Fraud Unit arrested a Rayne man for insurance fraud and theft charges. On October 13, 2009, 32-year-old Demoine Declouette of Rayne, LA, allegedly filed a claim with his insurance company after his vehicle, a 2008 Dodge Ram, caught fire. Declouette's claim, which... more »
  • Franklin Man Arrested For Incest and Molestation

    July 6, 2010 12:20 PM

    Tracy L. Boothe, 54, of 1607 Oak Hill Lane, Franklin was arrested on 7-2-2010 at 6:09 pm for two counts of Aggravated Incest and two counts of Molestation of a Juvenile. Arrest stems from an incident reported to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office on 7-2-2010 where suspect allegedly molested... more »
  • Man Arrested for Stealing A Duck

    June 30, 2010 1:47 PM

    CHALMETTE, La. (AP) - A St. Bernard Parish man was arrested Monday after sheriff's deputies said he stole a duck from a public park and planned to eat it. The Sheriff's Office said Ashmeer Tahir, 38, of Chalmette was booked with theft of an animal after someone saw him take... more »
  • Fifth Man Arrested in Ferriday Slaying

    May 27, 2010 6:58 AM

    FERRIDAY, La. (AP) - A 30-year-old Ferriday man joined his brother and three others in jail as the fifth person arrested in connection with an April slaying. Ferriday police have arrested Reginald J. Butler on a charge of second-degree murder following a grand jury indictment. The murder charge stems from... more »
  • Man Arrested for Bringing Contraband into Jail

    May 26, 2010 10:33 AM

    RICHWOOD, La. (AP) - Richwood police have arrested a man suspected of bringing contraband into a jail. The News-Star reports 25-year-old Darius Fuller of Alexandria was booked into Ouachita Correctional Center Monday night accused of introduction of contraband into a penal facility. In an arrest affidavit, police were called to... more »
  • Man arrested for Running a Hiring Scam

    May 26, 2010 7:13 AM

    ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - Alexandria police have arrested a 28-year-old man they say was running a hiring scam when he was meeting with potential "employees" at a local motel. Police said about 20 men were there Monday to meet with Dereius Davis of Alexandria, who said he could hire them... more »
  • St. Landry Man Arrested For Drugs

    May 24, 2010 3:51 PM

    St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office, Narcotics Detectives and Officers with the Opelousas Police Department conducted a joint operation during which they seized approximately 35 lbs of Marijuana, several thousand dollars in US Currency, drug paraphernalia and made one arrest. According to Sheriff Bobby Guidroz; his Narcotics Detectives received information... more »
  • Man Arrested & Charged with Manslaughter of 2 Year Old

    May 18, 2010 1:36 PM

    Press Release- On May 5, 2010, the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office received a call regarding a two year old child that was in a non responsive state. The child was transported to a hospital in Lafayette, La. and had been placed on life support. May 7, 2010, it was... more »
  • Rayne Man Arrested for Multiple Charges

    May 3, 2010 1:57 PM

    During the early night of April 30, 2010, Rayne Police Officers observed Brian A. Henny, 25, who was wanted for possession of property stolen from area residents and/or businesses. Brian Henny attempted to flee from officers and after an electronic control device was deployed, was taken into custody. When arrested,... more »
  • Man Arrested After Argument Over Chickens

    April 21, 2010 9:27 AM

    TERRYTOWN, La. (AP) - A Jefferson Parish man has been accused of attempted murder after authorities say he threatened his neighbor with a gun and tried to run over him with a car after the two men argued over chickens. Johnny Do, of Terrytown, was booked Saturday with attempted second-degree... more »
  • Man Arrested After Allegedly Trying To Kill His Ex-Girlfriend

    March 11, 2010 3:38 PM

    On March 10, 2010 The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an aggravated battery complaint at the 900 block of Hebu Lane, New Iberia. Deputies spoke to the initial caller who advised that a Harrison Jones, her boyfriend, had placed gunpowder in a light bulb and screwed it into a... more »
  • Lafayette Man Arrested For Aggravated Rape

    February 26, 2010 7:14 PM

    A Lafayette man is behind bars, accused of aggravated rape of a 5-year-old. The victim's mother claims she caught a man performing oral sex on her toddler and contacted police. Christopher Short was arrested by Broussard Police and is now in the Lafayette Parish Jail. Short is being held... more »
  • St. Landry Man Arrested For Computer Aided Solicitation

    January 28, 2010 4:02 PM

    On May 29, 2009, The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office received a complaint in reference to an adult male from out of state contacting a juvenile female resident of St. Landry Parish, via the internet for sexual purposes. Detectives with the St. Landry Parish Internet Sex Crimes Unit initiated an... more »
  • Man Arrested In Connection With Two Robberies

    January 25, 2010 4:22 PM

    A St. Martinville man is jailed for two Acadiana robberies. They happened at Durand's Deli and Casino and Popee's in St. Martinville earlier this month. 31-year old William Batiste is also tied to robberies in New Iberia and Lafayette at a Circle-K. Batiste is in the St. Martin Parish... more »
  • Man Arrested After Allegedly Helping Prisoners Escape

    January 21, 2010 4:56 PM

    The Jeanerette Marshal's office arrested Herman Lockette who was wanted by the Vidalia Sheriff's Office. Authorities were in search of Lockette since he allegedly assisted two inmates escape from the Concordia Parish work release program. They were then brought to Lafayette. The inmates were later apprehended by the... more »
  • Man Arrested For Having Sex With 12-year-old

    December 21, 2009 6:54 PM

    In Lafayette, a man is under arrest accused of having sex with a 12-year-old. Sheriff's deputies say the victim's mother called claiming the child had sex with Jairo Castellanos. He's now booked on an aggravated rape charge.
  • Lafayette Man Arrested, Labeled a Serial Killer

    December 16, 2009 6:20 PM

    A Lafayette man is labeled a serial killer after police say they've connected him to three murders. 43-year old Jeffery Lee Guillory was already in the Lafayette Parish jail on an attempted murder charge. Police say they used fingerprint evidence and DNA to connect him to the deaths of three... more »
  • St. Mary Parish Man Arrested For Attempted Murder

    November 9, 2009 6:51 PM

    In St. Mary Parish, 43-year-old Richard Labit is accused of murder in a drive-by shooting that happened over the weekend. The incident happened on Martin Road in the Verdunville area. He has been booked into the parish jail with no bond at this time.

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