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Man jailed for injuries on 7 week old child

A man suspected to have injured a 7 week old child is behind bars tonight.

St. Martin Parish copper thief stopped by being electroctued

On March 29, a man was electrocuted while attempting to steal copper in St. Martinville. St. Martin Parish Deputies were notified of a medical emergency that occurred at the SLEMCO Electric Sub Plant in St. Martinville, LA.

Problem with water supply for some rural St. Landry Parish residents

In rural St. Landry Parish, two hundred residents are being exposed to dangerous drinking water every single day.

Investigators need help finding to robbers

In St. Landry Parish, deputies are hoping someone can help them find two men who robbed the Tiger-Trax Truck Stop near Bunkie.

BP's bosses could face manslaughter charges

According to reports federal prosecutors are examining the decisions made by managers before the Deepwater Horizon exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. The disaster killed 11 people.

Scams are in full swing this tax season

The IRS receives thousands of reports each year from taxpayers who receive suspicious emails, phone calls, faxes or notices claiming to be from the internal revenue service.

Arrest made in child abuse case

On March 26, an investigation was initiated regarding child abuse that had occurred with two male juvenile subjects. One of the male juvenile subjects required medical attention from injuries.

Detectives arrest four people and issue warrant for one suspect in home invasion case

A home invasion that occurred on March 13 has led to four arrests and one warrant being issued. The break-in happened on the 400 block of Robertson Street.

Three Arrested in connection with drug bust

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division agents executed a search warrant at a house on the 1000 Block of Zin Zin Road on March 25 in Breaux Bridge, LA.

Some progress is made in redistricting

House Bill One of the Special Session moved to the floor for debate . In one plan proposed yesterday, Acadiana would be drawn into a new majority-minority district.