Shrimpers returned to Louisiana waters Monday for the first season since the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster.
They are uncertain of how much crude may still be in the water and what prices they will get for their catch.
Opelousas authorities are looking into a possible theft ring in the area.
Three business burglaries have been reported over the past week, including two tractors stolen at Progressive Tractor off Interstate 49.
On August 5, 2010, at approximately 8:30 am, the Lafayette Police Department received information that the suspect involved in the August 4th robbery was in the area of the 1600 block of North University Avenue.