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Sheriff: Burglary probably didn’t realize expensive robotic prosthetic arm was among stolen items

A thief took a little more than what they bargained for after burglarizing a home in Lafayette Parish.

State Bond Commission approves over $145M for local projects

The State Bond Commission approved over $145 million for projects statewide and approximately $898,000 in savings from refinancing existing public debt at its August 15 meeting, according to State Treasurer John Kennedy.

Cold case solved: Two arrested for decade-old murder of Amite woman

A Baton Rouge man and a woman were arrested yesterday for a murder that happened roughly a decade ago.

SCAM ALERT: Old check scam recirculating in Louisiana

An old scam is recirculating in Louisiana. Local law enforcement are reminding citizens to report any attempts of this scam to authorities.

West Baton Rouge Deputies save Montana teen from child sex trafficking

West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office deputies recovered a teen victim of child sex trafficking.

Tracking the Tropics: Eyes remain on Invest 92L in the western Caribbean

UPDATE: Thursday, 08/15/13 @ 1am: Thunderstorm activity has decreased over the last few hours, but the conditions seem marginally conducive for a depression or storm to form over the next 2-3 days.

Tracking the Tropics: Eyes remain on Invest 92L in the western Caribbean

We continue to monitor an area of low pressure in the western Caribbean Sea. It's part of a wave bringing in deep tropical moisture. The tropical wave is heading northwest at 12-18 mph.

Man arrested for riding a horse into Cowboys Nightclub, lassoing customer

Just after midnight Wednesday morning, Scott, LA Police were called to Cowboy’s nightclub where a man was riding his horse inside the bar.

CVS to enforce selling restrictions on nail polish remover; contains meth-making ingredient

Drugstore CVS is starting a nationwide policy on restricting the purchase of nail polish remover.

Troopers recover 690 pounds of marijuana during traffic stop in St. Martin Parish

A Texas man is in jail and over 690 pounds of marijuana are off the streets following a traffic stop on Interstate 10 east of Breaux Bridge.