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Fred Dutton charged with Vehicular Homicide

Lafayette police have issued an arrest warrant for the arrest of Fred Dutton, Jr.

WANTED: Deputies seeking whereabouts of accused drug dealer

The St. Martinville Police Department is asking for assistance from the public to locate a man who is wanted to selling drugs.

Teen arrested for armed robbery of woman

A teen is behind bars for allegedly robbing a woman at gunpoint.

Abbeville Police being cautious regarding arrests for homicide of 3-month-old

An investigation continues surrounding a 3-month-old child from Abbeville who died last week. Although the case has been ruled a homicide, investigators say they are being cautious in regards to making arrests.

Both parties consider cutting farm subsidies to avoid fiscal cliff

Republicans and Democrats are still largely at an impasse over a deficit reduction plan to help avert the fiscal cliff. Could farm subsidies be part of the solution?

Former Iberia Parish sex offenders arrested for violating laws

On November 28, 2012 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Bureau of Investigations Sex Offender Registry arrested two suspects who allegedly violated laws pertaining to convicted sex offenders.

Sheriff: Inmate walked out of the jail still wearing handcuffs

The Allen Parish Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for an inmate who walked out of the jail still wearing handcuffs.

3 month old baby's death ruled homicide

A 3-month-old girl's death has now been ruled a homicide. The little girl died from blunt force trauma to the head, along with other head injuries and fractures.

Natchitoches teen missing since mid-November

Authorities continue to search for a Natchitoches teen who has been missing since mid-November.

Ceremonial Groundbreaking for Resurfacing La 93 between Cankton and La 182 in St. Landry Parish

This project will resurface 5.2 miles of La 93 between Cankton and La 182 in St.