The manhunt for Paul Collins Junior is now in its 19th hour (started at 10:30am Tuesday). Collins is an accused murderer who escaped from prison yesterday. St. Martin Parish deputies say Collins jumped off the roof of the jail and got away.
Deputies say correctional officers were escorting inmates... more »
In St. Martin Parish, the search continues for Paul Collins Jr., who escaped from the parish jail Tuesday morning.
Deputies along with law enforcement from a number of other agencies are canvassing the streets of St. Martinville and the parish for the fugitive, who was in jail for allegedly... more »
Officials searched for over five hours in the St. Martin Parish town of Cade for a suspected robber.
The manhunt got underway mid-morning along Captain Cade Road and Highway 182. It forced the lock-down of a local school. A neighbor actually saw the suspect run from the scene into... more »
Episcopal School of Acadiana, Cade Campus has been advised by the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Department that officials are pursuing a suspect from a residential burglary. The Sheriff's Department is not sure, but doesn't believe that the suspect is armed. All students and teachers have been under lock-down in the... more »
Multiple agencies remain on scene in New Iberia searching for accused murderer Paul Stanley Collins Jr., (left). Authorities are using specialized night-vision devices, monitoring the one-mile perimeter of a sugar cane field where Collins is believed to be hiding.
Police have been searching the field since 10 a.m. Thursday... more »
Law enforcement agencies have secured a quarter mile area around the intersection of Landry St. and Admiral Doyle in New Iberia. They are searching for Paul Collins, the man wanted for allegedly murdering his ex-wife in St. Martinville.
Collins ran into a sugar cane field around 9:30am. From that... more »
Iberia Parish deputies are searching for a murder suspect out of St. Martin Parish right now. Part of Admiral Doyle is blocked off and there is a plane and helicopter searching. State Troopers, Iberia Parish deputies and U.S. Marshalls are working the scene. The suspect is identified as Paul Collins.... more »
On Wednesday morning, St. Landry Sheriff Deputies began an intense manhunt in the Port Barre area; efforts to find a convicted sex offender continued into Wednesday night.
The Sheriff's Office is looking for Glenn Craig III, in his twenties, Craig is already a known man to law enforcement... more »
A manhunt is underway by air and ground in New Iberia for a man who allegedly opened fire on an Iberia Parish Sheriff's Deputy. It happened around 6:30 a.m. near Jefferson Terrace Blvd. and E Admiral Doyle Drive.
According to Lt. Ryan Turner with the Sherrif's Office, for unknown... more »
Time now for our big three stories for Monday, September 28th: The manhunt ended in death after a child was raped, an elderly man murdered and a teen slashed. Suspect John Lathan was fatally shot while authorities attempted to arrest him. Lathan was wanted by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office... more »