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Fugitive literally runs from Shreveport police into county jail

A Shreveport fugitive who had been wanted for two years literally ran to jail Tuesday.

Better Care For Veterans In South Louisiana One Step Closer To Becoming Reality

The fight to take better care of our veterans in South Louisiana is one step closer to becoming a reality.

Police: Body Found In Evangeline Parish

Lafayette Parish's Chief Administrative officer, Dee Stanley says that Lafayette Police Chief Jim Craft announced to the Lafayette City Parish council, he feels confident police have found Mickey Shunick's body.

Assumption Parish Abuzz About Sinkhole In Bayou Corne

The community gathered for a meeting to talk about the three hundred fifty foot sinkhole in Bayou Corne. It is the third in a string of updates from state and parish leaders.

Evangeline Parish Police Looking For Escaped Inmate

In Evangeline Parish Police are looking for an escaped inmate. It happened early this morning while an Evangeline Parish Deputy was transporting twenty eight year-old Kyle Robert Dore.

Footage of a dog being tossed over shelter fence causes uproar on Facebook

Video footage showing a Baton Rouge man tossing a dog over the fence at a local shelter is circulating social media platforms. Many in Baton Rouge are outraged by the images and the shelter hopes the public will help identify the man.

Investigators searching for Mickey Shunick

Lafayette, LA – The Lafayette Police Department is currently conducting a search of property outside of Lafayette Parish in connection with the Mickey Shunick investigation.  The location and findings at that site are not being relea

Recent abduction, rape leads investigators to reopen, solve cold case

The man charged with kidnapping and raping a Baton Rouge woman is now facing an additional rape charge. The new case involved a 14 year old girl and the alleged rape happened 12 years ago.

Woman arrested for hit and run crash that killed a Baton Rouge cyclist

A 21 year old woman was arrested for causing a hit and run accident that claimed the life of a cyclist back in July.