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Police arrest Scott man for beating wheelchair-bound girlfriend

A Scott man has been arrested for assaulting his wheelchair-bound girlfriend.

Suspect Sought in Robbery of Juvenile Victim

A 19-year-old suspect is wanted for the robbery of a juvenile victim in Lafayette. Police responded to an armed robbery in the 1200 block of Moss Street on Dec. 5 at about 4:45 p.m.

Cold front brings airline delays

This weather front has finally hit our area, and it's effecting more than the temperature.  Flight cancellations have been rampant in certain parts of the south, Dallas for sure.  As the front pulls through more can be expected.&n

Scott police seek home invasion suspects

On Tuesday Dec. 3, Scott residents in the 200 block of Des Jacques alerted police that three men armed with handguns and wearing masks were forcing their way into the residence.

LPD seeking simple robbery suspect

Lafayette police are looking for the suspect in a robbery that occurred on Thursday, Dec. 5, at about 6:30 p.m. at a convenience store in the 100 black of South College Road.

Attempted Homicide investigation continues

On Thursday, Dec. 5, at approximately 8:00 p.m., Lafaeytte Police responded to a parking lot in the 1800 block of North East Evangeline Thruway after reports of a shooting.

Attempted Homicide investigation continues

On Thursday, Dec. 5, at approximately 8:00 p.m., Lafaeytte Police responded to a parking lot in the 1800 block of North East Evangeline Thruway after reports of a shooting.

Lake Charles man caught with cocaine and needle in his car

On Thursday, Dec. 5, Lake Charles officers Mark Fontenot and Chris Baudin responded to the 100 block of Kingsley Street regarding a suspicious vehicle. When they arrived, police located the car parked at the dead end of the road.

Lafayette man arrested as non-compliant sex offender

The St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office conducted a recent investigation in reference to a non-compliant sex offender. The investigation led to them obtaining an arrest warrant for Harold Joseph Brooks, 25, of Lafayette.

Good Times with Herman Fuselier

SANTA CLAUS IS RIDING IN THE CHRISTMAS PARADE. THE NUE MOON REVUE RETURNS FOR ITS NINTH YEAR AND LOCAL AUTHORS HOLD BOOK SIGNINGS. THESE ARE SOME OF THIS WEEKEND’S GOOD TIMES.