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  • Ball man sentenced for growing, selling marijuana

    June 21, 2013 8:40 AM

    ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - U.S. Attorney Stephanie Finley says a 33-year-old man from Ball has been sentenced to two years in prison for growing and selling marijuana. She said Thursday that Sidney Earl Wheeler III, of Ball, pleaded guilty to manufacture of marijuana and possession with intent to distribute. Finley... more »
  • Mother, sons accused of selling bath salts

    June 28, 2012 8:43 AM

    LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - State police say a Lake Charles mother and two of her sons have been arrested on suspicion of distributing bath salts. Troopers say 48-year-old Verna Oliver, 25-year-old Daniel Oliver and 24-year-old Matthew Oliver were booked with possession with intent to distribute a Schedule 1 controlled... more »
  • Man accused of selling Coast Guard equipment

    May 25, 2012 7:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 47-year-old Denham Springs man faces federal charges of mail fraud and retaining stolen government property for allegedly selling electronic equipment from the U.S. Coast Guard. The Advocate reports an indictment was returned by a federal grand jury Wednesday in Baton Rouge. According to the... more »
  • Couple arrested for selling drinks out of home

    May 21, 2012 9:03 AM

    BAKER, La. (AP) - A husband and wife have been accused of breaking the law by selling alcoholic beverages in a restaurant they created inside their home. Police Chief Mike Knaps says Alteen and William Profit created a makeshift restaurant in their home, complete with seating, a disc jockey booth... more »
  • Analyst charged with selling homeowners' names

    January 20, 2012 9:54 AM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A New Orleans woman who worked as an analyst for Louisiana's Hazard Mitigation Grant Program has been charged with plotting to sell the names of residents eligible for federal funds to elevate their homes after Hurricane Katrina. A court filing Thursday charges 33-year-old Wanda Acker Williams... more »
  • Man sentenced for selling Dow secrets to China

    January 13, 2012 11:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A retired Dow Chemical Co. research scientist has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for his conviction on charges that he stole trade secrets from Dow's Plaquemine plant and sold them to companies in China. The Advocate reports 75-year-old Wen Chyu Liu, also... more »
  • Obama Turns to Selling Public on Jobs Plan

    September 9, 2011 8:46 AM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is getting out of Washington on Friday to rally public support for his newly unveiled jobs initiatives. The president planned to visit Richmond, Va., where he'll cast his jobs package as a bipartisan plan that will get Americans back to work quickly. The plan... more »
  • Sentencing Delayed for Head of Defunct Movie Studio for Selling Nonexisting Tax Credits to Members of the Saints

    September 29, 2010 1:50 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Sentencing is being delayed until Jan. 19 for the head of a defunct movie studio who pleaded guilty to selling $1.9 million in nonexistent tax credits to members of the New Orleans Saints. On May 13, Wayne Read pleaded guilty to interstate transportation of stolen funds... 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 »
  • BP Selling $7 Billion in Several Major Assets to Help Oil Spill Expenses

    July 20, 2010 4:26 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) - BP PLC says it is selling several major assets to Apache Corp. for $7 billion to help pay the costs from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The proceeds will go towards a $20 billion fund to help pay cleanup costs and damages from the spill.... more »
  • Government Must Reconsider its Ban on Selling Small Turtles

    April 26, 2010 1:21 PM

    ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - The government must reconsider its ban on selling small turtles, a federal district judge has ruled. "This is a firefight this time," said Eddie Jolly, president of the Independent Turtle Farmers of Louisiana. "This has got teeth. We're going to win this one." Judge Dee D.... more »
  • St. Mary Sheriff's Arrest Report: November 23, 2009

    November 23, 2009 1:23 PM

    According to Sheriff David Naquin during the last 72 hours the Sheriff's Office responded to 88 complaints and reports the following arrests: Orlin A. Guerrero 28 of Village Lane Amelia La. was arrested on 11-20-09 at 9:56 P.M. on the charge of Criminal Damage to Property. Guerrero was arrested... more »

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