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Cause of death released in doctor's death

The cause of death for Dr. Robert Chastant of New Iberia has been identified. Officials say the orthodontist's death was caused by blunt force injuries to the neck and head.

3 alleged purse thieves caught

On Wednesday at approximately 10:30 p.m., two 16-year-old female victims were walking near the entrance of a business in the 4400 block of Ambassador Caffery, when they were approached by three people.

Authorities arrest alleged Dollar General robber

On Wednesday at approximately 7:30 p.m., Lafayette police were called to the 4300 block of Moss Street regarding an armed robbery.

Death of doctor shocks community

The New Iberia and Acadiana area are still in shock as word spread of the death of Dr. Robert Chastant.

UL introduces new head football coach

It was an exciting day for the University of Louisiana-Lafayette community as a new head football coach was officially announced.

FBI, local authorities investigating possible hate crime

The FBI and Lafayette area law enforcement are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual(s) responsible for the burning of a car at the Islamic Center of Lafayette.

Police looking for weekend gunman

On Friday at approximately 7:50 p.m., a disturbance was reported in the 100 block of Van Buren between several individuals.

New technique will increase oyster harvest

A new technique could change the future of oyster farming in Louisiana.

Arrest made in armed robbery

LAFAYETTE, LA --- On December 9, 2010, at approximately 3:30 am, Lafayette Police responded to an apartment complex, located at 90 North Luke Street, regarding an armed robbery.

New Orleans cop found guilty in Katrina shooting

NEW ORLEANS, LA--- A former New Orleans cop is found guilty in the death of an unarmed man. David Warren was convicted of manslaughter after prosecutors said he fatally shot a man in the back outside a strip mall five years ago.