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Abbeville man found shot to death in roadway in Maurice

MAURICE, La. (KLFY)- According to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon at approximately 06:38 am this morning deputies responded to a call of a man laying on the shoulder of Lormand Road just south of Maurice.Upon arrival, officers found an man laying dead with multiple gunshot wounds to the body

KLFY.COM - 2018-06-22 21:33:55

LPD seeking public assistance in search for armed robbery suspect

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) - Detectives with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office have identified the female pictured above asTaylor Sehati. Sehati has also been identified as being involved in an Armed Robbery that took place during the early morning hours of June 20, 2018, in the 300 block of Lebesque

KLFY.COM - 2018-06-22 15:00:44

Mother still seeking charges after son body slammed by security guard

"They didn't know nothing about it, they don't think it happened like this and that. They said if I wanted to see the tape to go to the Sheriff's Office," says Alfred.

KLFY.COM - 2018-06-21 23:24:50

St.Mary Sheriff’s Office arrest report

Devin Landry, 24, 993 Chitimacha Trail, Charenton, LA was arrested on June 13, 2018 at 7:02 pm for the following offenses:


Shaq comes through for Lafayette High School

The former LSU basketball player made the donation to support LHS through South Louisiana Giving Day in May. After making the announcement, O’Neal sent Rob Pool, head coach of the Lafayette High School Football program, a video with words of encouragement.

BRPROUD.COM - 2018-06-21 14:06:47

Teen arrested in Willow Park shooting

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a shooting that occurred Thursday at the Willow Park Apartments complex.A Lafayette Police spokesman says the suspect is being charged with attempted second-degree murder and aggravated battery.Because the suspect is a minor, his identity is not

KADN.COM - 2018-06-22 19:30:13

George fires four-hit shutout at Abbeville

During his previous two outings on the mound, Ethan George struggled with his control. On Wednesday, the Eunice High product put ...

CROWLEY POST-SIGNAL - 2018-06-22 14:11:33

New Iberia signs contract with sheriff's office to house inmates at parish jail

NEW IBERIA, La, (KLFY) - The New Iberia Police Department continues to make progress as we get closer to the opening of their city police department.

KLFY.COM - 2018-06-21 03:20:35

Crowley nursing homes attempt to set world record for the world's longest bingo game

During the Summer Solstice, the six nursing home communities will conduct the 24-hour bingo game. Elder Outreach and Team Mergist created this effort to provide new activities for residents, while, giving back to a cause many people are most passionate about. The event will include themed hours of p


‘Shaq’ gives the gift of strength with new weight room for one Louisiana high school

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 16: Shaquille O'Neal attends the 2018 Mountain Dew Kickstart Rising Stars Game at Staples Center on February 16, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

WGNO.COM - 2018-06-21 19:01:51

See the end of a 24-hour, possible world record bingo game in Crowley

Residents, visitors and volunteers spent 24 hours playing bingo at Southwind Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Crowley, La. in an attempt to set a Guinness World Record. The event also served to raise awareness and funds for the Alzheimer's Association. It was coordinated by Elder Outreach and

THE DAILY ADVERTISER - 2018-06-21 16:59:52

Police say teen bystander shot at Willow Park Apartments

Lafayette Police are investigating a shooting that injured a 17-year-old male.According to an LPD spokesman, the shooting occurred around 3:15 Thursday afternoon at the Willow Park Apartments in the 1400 block of West Willow Street. Police say the teen was a bystander and not directly targeted in th

KADN.COM - 2018-06-21 22:03:38

Youngsville Police investigating recent string of car burglaries

"1 vehicle burglary in my city is too much. I kind of take it personal, so I'm on a mission to get them," Boudreaux says.

KLFY.COM - 2018-06-21 23:06:22

Woman wanted for questioning in armed robbery

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Wednesday morning armed robbery in the 300 block of Lebesque Rd.Detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify a woman they want to question.Anyone with information should contact the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-236-5895

KLFY.COM - 2018-06-20 23:15:05

UPDATE: Escaped St. Mary Parish inmate arrested in Crowley

Jeremy Perez. Photo Credit; St. Mary Parish Sheriff's OfficeUPDATE: Jeremy Perez has been located and arrested in Crowley.He is awaiting transport back to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center.The 25-year-old escaped from the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center Friday.Perez was in jail on ch


New police force sworn in Tuesday in New Iberia

New Iberia, La. - Members of the New Iberia Police Department were sworn in Tuesday by Judge John Conery.The event took place on the steps of City Hall on Main Street.Last fall, voters approved a new sales tax last fall to fund the police department.It had been 10 years since New Iberia residents


9-1-1 personell needed in Acadiana

CPL. Todd Green, a recruiter for the Lafayette Police Department, disclosed that the department likes to keep communications officers around for a long time because a skilled officers are very valuable.


Accused serial dine and dash couple arrested

"They were like the Bonnie and Clyde of Lafayette.. Dine and dashers," says Tim Metcalf, owner of Deano's pizza and twice-victim of the accused dine and dashers.


State police investigating stun-gun incident involving Carencro Police

The 32-year-old man, identified by his family as Nathaniel McCoy, is being taken off life support at Lafayette General.


Illegal dumping in Vermilion Parish

"It's just an eyesore with us living local here. And as far as for things being done, to me I don't know what could be done. Maybe the parish could just come and clean it all up, give it to the landowner and block this whole area off right here."