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St. Landry Parish sees recent increase in ATV thefts

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office has seen a recent increase in ATV thefts.

Lafayette couple found dead in home, evidence points to murder-suicide

Two people have been found dead in their Lafayette home; preliminary crime scene evidence points to an apparent murder-suicide.

New Chief Justice for Louisiana Supreme Court takes oath of office today

Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Bernette Joshua Johnson took her oath of office as Chief Justice today on the steps of the Louisiana Supreme Court.

Expect relief from record February gas prices

Gas prices rose 10 percent this month, making it the worst February on record, but drivers can expect relief up ahead.

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Month long investigation results in drug arrest

After conducting a month long investigation The Lafayette Metro Narcotics Task Force served a search warrant on a residence located at 310 Ella St.

Tremors rock area near Assumption Parish sinkhole

Overnight tremors in Bayou Corne suspended work operations at the sinkhole. Scientists said there was increased seismic activity, which caused the ground to shake. They say there's no reason for people in the area to worry.

Synthetic drugs ongoing problem for Narcotics Division

With busts on stores such as Curious Goods and Burnt, it is becoming evident that synthetic drugs are an ongoing problem.  When the Lafayette Narcotics Division first caught wind of this problem years ago they had no idea how dangerous thi

Judge decides Dustin Rubin in jail with no bail set

Dustin Rubin was arrested yesterday after escorting his live-in girlfriend into the ICU in January with head trauma.  A CATScan indicated several hemorrhages, some new and some older along with old facial fractures suggesting prolonged abu

Woman arrested for injuring elderly family member after demanding money

A 42-year-old woman was arrested after she allegedly caused severe injuries to her elderly family member.