May 14th, 2019NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - UPDATE: Causeway bridge reopens southbound after a vehicle plunged into Lake Pontchartrain.
A truck has gone into Lake Pontchartrain, according to Causeway officials.
The accident happened at mile marker 18. South bound on the Causeway Bridge is closed until further notice.
Drivers are urged to take I-55 or...
May 8th, 2019LONDON — Prince Harry and the former Meghan Markle, who is now known as the Duchess of Sussex, said they were enjoying the "magic" of parenthood as they offered the world the first glimpse of their newborn son Wednesday.
But they didn't reveal perhaps the most important detail about the latest royal baby: His name.
May 7th, 2019
UPDATE: The brother of the man accused of killing a Biloxi police officer is now in jail on charges related to the death.
21-year-old, Davian Atkinson is charged with accessory after the fact in the investigation into Officer Robert McKeithen’s death.
BILOXI, MS (KPLC) - Police have captured and arrested 19-year-old Darian...
April 10th, 2019
Sources confirmed with News15 that the suspect in the St. Landry church fires investigation is 21 year-old Holden Matthews. The Father is a school bus driver and sheriff’s deputy at the st Landry Parish sheriff’s department.
United States Attorney David C. Joseph issued the following statement,
“A suspect has been...
April 7th, 2019ALL WATCHES AND WARNINGS HAVE BEEN CANCELED
*FLOOD WARNING* FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN LOUISIANA...
BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR EUNICE
MERMENTAU RIVER NEAR MERMENTAU
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR EUNICE.
* FROM MONDAY EVENING TO TUESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
* AT 6:00 PM...
April 3rd, 2019Right now State Police are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in the 600 block of Gertrude Street in Abbeville. We were told to stay clear of the area for safety reasons. According to Trooper Thomas Gossen, officers are searching for a suspect right now. Residents are asked to remain in their homes due to the ongoing search....
March 21st, 2019 Breaking news Thursday morning. A house fire in New Iberia started around 2am.
News15 spoke with the homeowner who said his youngest child woke up moments before the fire started. Then he heard a pop come from a part of the house that was recently added on. By the time he got to the source of the sound, fire was spewing from the...
February 27th, 2019UPDATE: According to Scott Fire Chief Chad Sonnier the incident is isolated. Right now they are waiting for a crew out of New Orleans to come with as separate tank vessel to transfer the remaining acid out the turned over tractor trailer. The driver of that big rig was not injured and no other vehicles were involved.
February 27th, 2019Opelousas Police officers are on scene of a shooting that occurred just after 5:00 AM near the intersection of Grolee and Wallior Streets. One person was injured and transported to a local hospital. The investigation is ongoing.
News15 has someone on the way to the scene. We will keep you updated as we receive more information.
February 14th, 2019UPDATE: Man questioned about incident
Based on a tip, ULPD located and questioned a man they identified as the person who was reported following women on St. Mary Boulevard.
Interim ULPD Chief Tim Hanks said, “No crime was committed, and the man was not arrested. He was warned not to enter University property.”
The man is...