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Shunick's family, friends respond to police investigation

Today, a spokesperson for the Mickey Shunick family issued a statement via facebook reacting to the newest developments in the Mickey Shunick investigation.

Fatal crash in Bossier Parish

On August 7, 2012, shortly after 3:30 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop G responded to a two vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Sligo Road about one mile west of Louisiana Highway 157 that claimed the life of an Oklahoma man.

Mickey Shunick's family, friends react to news from investigators

LAFAYETTE, LA (NBC33) — Today, a spokesperson for the Mickey Shunick family issued a statement via facebook reacting to the newest developments in the Mickey Shunick investigation.

Residents shaken after murder near LSU's campus

"He was protecting the family, keeping them from coming inside the apartment," says friend Belle Bellard

Dutchtown hopes to turn tragedy into triumph

Dutchtown head Coach Benny Saia built a powerhouse of football program over the past 10 years. District titles and playoff appearances have become the norm.

Parents search for answers on school closure

Parents packed into the Scotlandville library searching for answers on where their kids will go to school and how they will get there, all less than 24 hours from the start of school.

Carjacker abandons vehicle during chase

 At this hour, police are looking for a carjacker who led officers on a chase this morning in the MLK neighborhood.

Crowley man arrested for theft of trailer

Crowley Police have arrested an Opelousas man in connection with the theft of a trailer and excavator which occurred on May 10, 2012. The incident occurred in the 100 block of Western Ave.

Police confident they've found the body of Mickey Shunick

UPDATE: Officials tell us the body recovered from Evangeline Parish has been taken to the FACES lab here in Baton Rouge for identification. We’re told it could take a day or two to officially ID the remains.  

EBRSO arrests man who tossed dog over CAAWS fence

After a massive outpour from social media, an anonymous caller identified the man seen tossing a dog over the fence of a local animal rescue shelter.