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Police seeking suspect who committed multiple burglaries immediately following Hurricane Isaac

Detectives with the Denham Springs Police Department are searching for a suspect who committed multiple thefts immediately following Hurricane Isaac.

Driver dies in single-car crash, impairment suspected

Shortly before 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23, a Greensburg resident was involved in a single vehicle fatal crash on LA 43 approximately half a mile north of LA 10 in St. Helena Parish.

Deputies: Two bodies found in a field

NBC33 News has confirmed crime scene investigators are at a scene south of Plaquemine. The Iberville Parish Sheriff's office says two bodies were found in a sugarcane field on LA Highway 1 just past St. Louis Road.

Man opens gunfire after being turned away from Shreveport night club

 An alleged gunman is behind bars this morning accused of firing several shots outside a downtown night club.

Home visit from FEMA changes opinions in Central

Residents of Central like the fact that their town is quiet. But in the aftermath of a storm, quiet can often lead to overlooked.

ExxonMobil announces $500,000 in grant money to area agencies helping with Isaac aftermath

Volunteers and crews from agencies across Louisiana have been working around the clock in the wake of Hurricane Isaac.

Authorities find body of missing boater on Ouachita River

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents and Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies found the body of Charles Trascher, 64, of Monroe, on the Ouachita River in Ouachita Parish this morning, Sept.

Mardi Gras World to host fundraising event for injured Tulane football player

 Mardi Gras World, in partnership with a number of local businesses and supporters, is planning a fundraising event for injured Tulane University student Devon Walker from 8 p.m. to midnight on Thursday, Sept. 27.

Eunice man arrested for assaulting mother and brother

Eunice PD officers responded to the 500 block of Nimitz Street in reference to fight after someone called 911.

DWI checkpoints to go up Saturday

On Saturday between 9 pm and 3am The Lafayette Police Department will be conducting an DWI checkpoint within the incorporated limits of Lafayette. Police are hoping to crack down on impaired drivers.