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New Information Surfacing In St. John The Baptist Parish Shooting

New information is surfacing in yesterday's tragic shooting in St John The Baptist Parish.

Shunick Killer Pleads Guilty

The man accused of killing Mickey Shunick and Lisa Pate has pled guilty. Brandon Scott Lavergne entered a guilty plea for both murders. Now he faces two life sentences without parole.

Man arrested for car wash burglary

 Crowley Police have arrested a Midland resident and have charged him with burglary. The incident and arrest occurred on August 10.

Report: Tyrann Mathieu to remain in rehab, will consider football future later

A report says Tyrann Mathieu will remain at a drug rehab facility in Houston for the near future instead of transferring to another school or enrolling at LSU for the fall semester.

Two arrested for sending explicit pictures to a minor

Two teens are locked up on criminal charges this evening. Police in Crowley said Kaleb Clement, 19, and William Simon, 17, sent explicit pictures to an underage girl.

UPDATE: Brandon Scott Lavergne pleads guilty to two counts of murder

 Brandon Scott Lavergne has pled guilty to two counts of First-Degree Murder in the deaths of Mickey Shunick and Lisa Pate. Lavergne pled guilty to all charges in exchange for life in prison.

Residents of mobile home park shocked by early morning St. John shootout

Residents of the Scenic Riverview Mobile Home Park were startled awake Thursday morning by a crime that's shattered their sense of peace, possibly forever.

Juvenile arrested for planned arson threats

On August 14, at approximately 1:35 p.m., Houma Police were called to Houma Christian School in reference to a juvenile complaint.

I-12 to experience lane closures this weekend

 On I-12 Eastbound from Drusilla to Millerville in Baton Rouge, two lanes may be closed Friday night, August 17 and Saturday night, August 18.

Deanos Pizza Asked To Stop Using Name Boudin Pizza For Latest Cajun Creation

Walk in to Deano's Pizza in Lafayette and you will not see Boudin Pizza on the menu.