Local News

Melrose East to hold community meeting with top law enforcement officials

Property owners, business owners and managers of Melrose East will hold a meeting on Friday, August 10 beginning at 12 Noon. The meeting will take place at the Glory House Ministries, 722 N. Carrollton Ave located in Melrose East.

Public restroom bandit arrested for two counts of aggravated arson

In the late afternoon hours on Wednesday, Aug. 8, the Opelousas Police Department responded to two separate incidents involving complaints of fire set in the men’s restroom of two local businesses.

Prairieville salon owners go 'noodling'

The owners of NBC33's official hair salon 'Salon Static' will be featured on the hit reality tv series "Hillybilly Handfishin" sometime in the coming weeks.

Man shoots woman, dies in shooting with police

A man was shot and killed after allegedly shooting a woman at a house in west Shreveport Wednesday night.

Suspect takes deputies on wild chase in New Iberia

 A man is behind bars after he attempted to outrun deputies after a traffic stop was initiated. The suspect is said to have had drugs on his possession once he was detained.

BRPD seeking hit and run driver who sent driver to hospital with life threatening injuries

A hit and run accident has one person in the hospital suffering from life threatening injuries

Pedestrian struck and killed in Geismar, impairment suspected factor

Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a fatal crash involving a pedestrian last night in Ascension Parish. The crash occurred on LA 30 north of LA 73 shortly before 10:30 p.m.

Police seeking suspect for fatal shooting on Rittleman

A man was found shot to death on a Baton Rouge street late last night, Wednesday, Aug. 8.

More Info Known About Brandon Lavergne

 More info is known tonight about Brandon Lavergne the man charged with Shunick's death.

Lafayette Parish Police Reveal Extremely Crucial Info In Mickey Shunick Investigation

Yesterday police received a tip from a very credible source that led them to a private cemetery off of Highway 10 where they uncovered a body.