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Sheriff: Young girl who made bomb threat said she did it because she was bored

A recent arrest in Lake Charles proves the saying, "A bored kid is a dangerous kid."

Suspects crash into house after chase with State Police

 State Police have one man in custody and are seeking two others after they fled from troopers and crashed their vehicle into a home in Lafayette Parish.

St. Landry Man Arrested For Attacking Wife With Skillet

A man is in jail after allegedly breaking into his ex girlfriends house and attacking her with an electric skillet.

Shunick Search Continues For Sixty Sixth Day

Mickey Shunick has been missing for sixty six days now. Her friends and family members refuse to stop looking for her.

Louisiana Schools Taking Part In Voucher Program

Louisiana schools taking part in the new voucher program will have to follow some new guidelines.  

BRPD seeking two additional suspects for armed robbery, kidnapping in Tiger Land

One man is behind bars and police are seeking two others who are accused of robbing and kidnapping an individual in Tiger Land.

Changing Of Guard Takes Place At Lafayettes Lite Center

A changing of the guard took place this morning at Lafayette's Lite Center.   Dr. Kam Ng officially took over as CEO after a long search by the governing board.

BRFD: Arsonist responsible for early morning fire

An early morning fire is suspected to have been caused by an arsonist, the Baton Rouge Fire Department reports.

Meth lab busted in Loranger, one arrested

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports that Danny Null Jr., 27, was arrested and charged with manufacturing methamphetamines at his Loranger residence.

Possible ultralight plane crash reported on S. Choctaw

Several agencies are currently investigating a reported plane crash in East Baton Rouge Parish.