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Man jumps on moving car; woman body slammed over Facebook video

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A Monroe man is facing charges after violating a protective order held by his wife. According to an arrest report for Alvin Collins, 35, the victim said Collins jumped onto the engine hood of their vehicle while she was traveling in the 600 block of Moore Avenue.

NEWS-STAR - 2018-01-19 15:26:23

Minden man busted at Mickey D's for drugs

Active warrants lead to Ecstasy, marijuana charges A Minden man was arrested in the parking lot of McDonald's on two drug charges and active warrants. Joshua Shakur Montgomery, 24, of Slack Street was booked on charges of possession of Schedule 1 CDS (Ecstasy) and Schedule 1 CDS (natural marijuana.)

MINDEN PRESS-HERALD - 2018-01-18 15:30:46

Former school head pleads guilty to felony sex abuse

David DeRousse WEST MONROE, La. (The News-Star) - According to our partners at The News-Star, David H. "Dave" DeRousse, 70, of West Monroe pleaded guilty to seven counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in St. Clair County, Illinois. DeRousse was sentenced Wednesday to four years of special condi

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-01-19 15:58:29

Teen ransacked mother's home, breaking TVs and furniture

A Richwood teenager is facing charges after he reportedly ransacked his mother's home and said "the s*** was fun" when police officers arrived. Officers with the Richwood Police Department arrived at the home on a disturbance call and spoke to the victim, who said she came home around 9 a.m. and fo

NEWS-STAR - 2018-01-18 20:19:03

Man accused of sealing tractor, equipment arrested

Gregory Gandy FARMERVILLE, La. - A Crime Stoppers of Union Parish tip has led to the arrest of a suspect wanted for felony theft. Gregory Gandy, 43 of Logansport, Louisiana, was arrested in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania on felony warrants through Union Parish Sheriff's Office and numerous agencies

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-01-19 16:24:48

OPSO searching for missing West Monroe man

Courtesy: Christie Freeman WEST MONROE, La. - (1/18/2018) The Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office confirms they have a missing person case active right now for Christopher "Chad" Stewart. Chad's twin sister Christie Freeman reached out to NBC 10 to spread the word. Below is a flyer they are asking peop

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-01-18 17:25:04

Monroe postal carrier pleads guilty to stealing prescriptions from veterans

MONROE, La. - (1/18/2018) United States Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced today that an Oak Ridge man who worked as a postal carrier assistant in Monroe has plead guilty to taking mail containing prescription drugs destined for veterans. According to the guilty plea, law enforcement learned f

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-01-18 23:38:16

ULM School of Pharmacy "lace up" for Poor Man's Run

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Grab your shoes and head for the starting line! The ULM School of Pharmacy's first ever Poor Man's Run is Saturday, January 19th at 8 a.m. Courtesy: KNOE 8 News The proceeds will benefit the St. Vincent De Paul Community Pharmacy in Monroe. It specialized in giving presc

KNOE TV8 - 2018-01-19 16:40:00

Men who hit, dragged officer in Times Square were doing a social media stunt: police

MANHATTAN - The two men who allegedly hit an officer in Times Square during an attempted traffic stop for reckless driving were there as a stunt for bragging rights on social media, police said. "We have a very iconic backdrop in Times Square, ideal for social media," Chief of Detective Robert Boyce

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-18 23:43:01

'You just shocked the s*** out of me': Residents of ritzy Manhattan area are aghast over New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan to place a homeless shelter on 'Billionaires' Row'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning to open a homeless shelter in a ritzy section of Manhattan The mayor's plan would convert the former Park Savoy Hotel on West 58th Street into a shelter for homeless men The proposed homeless shelter, which will provide housing to 150 residents beginnin

DAILY MAIL - 2018-01-18 21:46:36

Two toddlers, dirty and disheveled, rescued from Brooklyn 'drug den' after dangerous conditions reported to cops

A 2-year-old girl and a 3-year-old boy - both dirty and disheveled - were found in an apartment filled with an "overwhelming stench of marijuana."(Google Maps Street View) Cops pulled two toddlers out of a grimy Brooklyn apartment that reeked of weed and cuffed their parents Thursday night, police

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 08:07:36

Brooklyn pizzeria rolls out Tide Pod-inspired pizza named after dangerous viral challenge

This challenge is a bit easier to swallow. A media-savvy Brooklyn pizzeria owner is putting his own twist on the viral Tide Pods challenge by selling "Pied Pods" - nuggets of dough, cheese and pepperoni shaped like detergent capsules. "Maybe kids will eat these instead of something poisonous," sa

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 01:59:24

Inmate dies two days after attempting suicide

KEARNY -- A woman who attempted suicide at the Hudson County jail over the weekend has died, officials said. Cynthia Acosta was found hanging early Sunday morning. She was brought to Jersey City Medical Center where she remained in extremely critical condition for two days before dying on Tuesday, c

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 08:02:16

Officer in Times Square hit by speeding car, 2 suspects arrested, NYPD says

Arfhy Santos and William Lopez were arrested Wednesday, Jan. 17, in connection with an assault on a police officer, the NYPD said. (Credit: NYPD) Two suspects were arrested Wednesday after a police officer was hit by the driver of a speeding car in Times Square Saturday, the NYPD said. Charges were

AMNY.COM - 2018-01-18 13:32:00

Pedestrian struck on busy street near Holland Tunnel, cops say

A 19-year-old man from Jersey City was taken to a local hospital Thursday night after being hit by a car near the Holland Tunnel, police said. The man's injuries are not believe to be life-threatening, though he was transported to Jersey City Medical Center, Port Authority police spokesman Joe Pent

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 15:46:55

Man shot to death outside Brooklyn housing development

A man was fatally shot outside a Brooklyn housing development Thursday night, police said. Cops found the 36-year-old victim in the doorway of one of the Roosevelt Houses, on Stuyvesant Ave. near Hart St. in Bedford-Stuyvesant, just before 10 p.m. He was shot several times in the head and chest.

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 06:10:25

Owner of Buchanan St. property given deadline

Strict deadlines were given to the owner of a Buchanan St. property in order to avoid the City of Warren Redevelopment Authority seeking conservatorship. The RDA discussed the property at 237 Buchanan St. during Wednesday's meeting. Code Officer Jessica Roudybush told the Authority that the prope

WARREN TIMES-OBSERVER - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

BREAKING: Man Charged with Strangulation, Simple Assault After Incident at Reynoldsville Motel

REYNOLDSVILLE - Eric Paul Lathrop, 33, (hometown not given), is facing charges of strangulation, simple assault and harassment. State police at DuBois say the charges stem from an incident that occurred at 3:30 p.m. Monday at the Pinecrest Motel in Reynoldsville. According to state police, Lathrop a

GANT DAILY - 2018-01-18 13:08:13

Y'ville man hit with drug charges in NY

Jamestown Police say Zachary J. Witherell, 26, was charged with two counts of Criminal Possession of a controlled substance and criminally using drug paraphernalia following Wednesday's incident. Police say the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force was investigating the trafficking of methamphetamine when

WARREN TIMES-OBSERVER - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Morning drug bust nets 31

Altoona police, state narcotics agents and members of the Blair County Drug Task Force hit the streets this morning to round up 31 people accused of selling drugs. Today's breaking news and more in your inbox Altoona police, state narcotics agents and members of the Blair County Drug Task Force hit

ALTOONA MIRROR - 2018-01-19 08:00:00