On Sunday, August 4 shortly after 7:00 p.m., Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop I began investigating a single vehicle fatal crash on LA Hwy 1161 near St. John Road in Evangeline Parish. The crash took the life of Monique R.
Area law enforcement arrested a man today following a two-hour search and short pursuit. East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives will charge the man for kidnapping his ex-girlfriend and shooting her boyfriend.
Deputies from Iberville and West Baton Rouge Parish recovered $1.4 million of synthetic marijuana during a traffic stop on I-10. Officials say this is the largest synthetic drug bust in the state’s history.
The next time you drive your car, bake a cake, or buy a gun, be aware of new laws that took effect Thursday.
Nearly 250 of them took effect August 1 after making their way through the state legislature earlier this year.