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Lafayette police take 17 pounds of Marijuana off streets

Lafayette Metro Narcotics made another drug bust on 110. Officers arrested one person from Ohio and another from Florida. Police found about 17 pounds of Marijuana with a street value of more than 150 thousand dollars.

Lafayette businessman Ed Roy withdraws from political race

Lafayette resident and Republican businessman Ed Roy has withdrawn from the race. The reason Asroy says, the money just wasn't there. This is not the case with his opponents.

Lafayette Parish Sheriff's investigating disappearance of teen

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office has taken the lead investigative role in the missing person case of Keiosha Marie Felix. The 15 year old was last seen back in April.

Louisiana West Nile outbreak called worst ever recorded

Experts predict this year could be the worst outbreak of the West Nile Virus ever recorded. Nearly two thousand people have been infected with the West Nile Virus in 48 states.

Accused crystal meth dealer tried to run from deputies

A man who was allegedly attempting to sell crystal meth in the Belle River area is facing an additional charge because he allegedly attempted to run from deputies.

Robber who targeted Shreveport home kills one during struggle

A Shreveport man is dead after an apparent home invasion Saturday morning.

31 new cases of West Nile Virus found in Louisiana

The Department Of Health And Hospitals has confirmed thirty one new human cases of the West Nile Virus bringing the Louisiana total to one hundrend seventy six.

10th death in Louisiana linked to West Nile Virus, 175 infections for 2012

Another person in Louisiana has died from the West Nile virus making the total for the state 10 for the year.

Shooting victim knocks on random door asking for help

 Imagine getting a knock on the door and a plea for help from someone who had been shot. That’s what happened to one woman in New Iberia over the weekend.

Fire station goes up in smoke due to electrical malfunction

 A fire station in Slidell was damaged by a fire Saturday. Authorities with the St. Tammany Fire Department said a firefighter heard a popping noise in the engine room at Station 14 and quickly called for help.