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Jennings woman arrested for DWI
Jefferson Davis Sheriff’s patrol deputies responded to a call of a vehicle in the ditch on Hwy 102. Deputies discovered the driver, Tory Lynn Reed, 40, of 22351 Panchoville Rd., Jennings was still behind the wheel. Reed was charged with Driving while intoxicated, attempted simple escape and possessi
ICE Most Wanted fugitive, child predator caught in Louisiana
CHURCH POINT, LA (WAFB) - One of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operation's (ERO) Most Wanted fugitives was arrested Wednesday in central Louisiana. The man is a convicted child sex offender and is now facing more felony charges. Jose Melchor Martinez, aka
Local private investigator arrested for impersonation, imprisonment charges
EVANGELINE PARISH, La. (KLFY) - In Evangeline Parish, a private investigator was arrested on a slew of charges after questioning mentally disabled people.
Stage Coach Road stabbings suspect wanted
Authorities say 31-year old Kevin West of Ville Platte, LA, is facing charges for Aggravated Battery (2 counts) with more charges pending.
Two arrested after drugs packaged for sale allegedly found in backpack
KINDER, LA (KPLC) - Two people in Allen Parish area have been arrested on multiple drug charges, according to Allen Parish Sheriff Doug Hebert.
New Iberia man guilty of negligent homicide in 2016 road rage crash
Donald Broussard, 46, of New Iberia, had been indicted on one count of manslaughter and one count of aggravated obstruction of a highway. While the manslaughter charge carried a maximum sentence of 40 years, the lesser negligent homicide charge has a maximum sentence of 5 years.
Suspect arrested in attempted Oberlin grocery store robbery
Investigators also learned that Johnson had an outstanding warrant from the Coushatta Tribal Police for armed robbery, theft, and obstruction of justice for a prior armed robbery at a Best Western.
Crowley man pleads guilty to possessing child pornography on electronic devices
Kenneth Poullard, 43, of Crowley, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. to one count of possessing child pornography. According to the guilty plea, law enforcement agents learned that Poullard was downloading child pornography to electronic devices in his home.
Crowley man pleads guilty to possessing child porn
According to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice, Kenneth Poullard, 43, pleaded guilty to one count of possessing child pornography after law enforcement found 50 images on a desktop computer at his home.
Fatal crash reported in Broussard
Roads are currently open; however, delays are expected around Morgan Avenue, according to the Broussard Police Department.
ICE 'most wanted' fugitive, child predator captured in Louisiana
NEW ORLEANS, La. (ICE) -U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) deportation officers arrested one of ERO’s Most Wanted fugitives Wednesday during a targeted operation in Central Louisiana that resulted in the capture of a convicted child sex offender
Police searching for two suspects in Fifth Avenue home invasion, one arrested
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - One person is arrested, but two others are being sought after a home invasion on Fifth Avenue Tuesday night.Lake Charles police say three males forced their way into an apartment at Fairview Crossing Apartment complex, in the 4200 block of Fifth Avenue, and held the people
ICE most wanted illegal alien living in Church Point arrested for re-entering U.S. after deportation
United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that 48-year-old Jose Melchor Martinez, a resident of Church Point and a citizen of Mexico, has been arrested after being charged by a federal criminal complaint in U.S. District Court with re-entry of a removed alien.
Brandon Scott Lavergne failed in Angola escape attempt
Brandon Scott Lavergne, the man serving a life sentence for the murders of Mickey Shunick and Lisa Pate, unsuccessfully attempted to escape from Angola State Penitentiary Monday morning.
St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office daily arrest report
Lawrence Leger, Jr., age 53, 161 Beauxis Drive, Port Barre, LA., 70577, Domestic abuse battery. Arrested by Port Barre Police Department.
Undocumented immigrant in Abbeville sentenced to 90 months for child pornography possession
Paul Armenta-Bojorquez, 34, of Sinaloa, Mexico, but who resided in Abbeville, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. on one count of possession of child pornography. According to the May 16, 2018 guilty plea, law enforcement agents interviewed Armenta-Bojorquez on November 13, 201
Authorities search for escaped inmate in Evangeline Parish
VILLE PLATTE, La. (KLFY)- On October 15, 2018 at approximately 11 p.m. an Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office inmate being housed at the Ville Platte Police Department as a trustee, exited the Police Department through the lobby and failed to return.
5 more victims added in rape case involving Lafayette High grad, girlfriend
The new charges accuse Robicheaux of sexually assaulting five additional women. His girlfriend, Cerissa Riley, is now charged in three additional assaults. Details were not immediately released.
Three People Wanted For Domestic Abuse Battery
This week, Acadia Parish Crime Stoppers is featuring three men who are wanted in separate cases for Domestic Abuse Battery.If you have information on the whereabouts of any of the wanted men, you can call in anonymously to the Acadia Parish Crime Stoppers line at 337-789-TIPS(8477).Joseph C. Alfred,
Sex trafficking victim from Lake Charles says she was sold into slavery by a loved one
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