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STPSO: Slidell-area couple arrested after drugs, paraphernalia, dogfighting pit bulls found at home
Cocaine, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and 15 dogs suspected of being used for dogfighting were seized this week from a Slidell-area home, officials said.
Man arrested after family spat causes fatal pileup: cops
The Sun Herald of Biloxi quotesDiamondhead police Capt. John Luther as saying Johnson’s family was traveling in several vehicles from Gulfport to Louisiana when Johnson slammed on his brakes in front of a relative’s car, causing other vehicles behind the family procession to crash. A woman riding a
Drug, dog fighting raid turns up 7 children, 15 dogs, nearly 1 pound of cocaine
SLIDELL, La. — The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office in Louisiana,rescued 15 dogs from a Slidell-area coupleduring a drug bust that also turned up nearly one pound of cocaine and books on dog fighting.
New details revealed in murder at West Pearl River sandbar
Blaine Manale, one of two people accused of murdering a man on a West Pearl River sandbar on June 9, was in court Thursday afternoon asking Judge August Hand for a lower bond.
Couple accused of drugs, dogfighting; 15 dogs confiscated
SLIDELL, La. (AP) — A Louisiana couple is accused of dealing drugs and dogfighting, and authorities say deputies confiscated drugs and 15 dogs from them.
Waveland to host July 4th celebration
=The city of Waveland will host "Destination Waveland," its annual Independence Day celebration, on Wednesday, July 4, from on the beach near Coleman Avenue.
UPDATE: Pilot dead after plane crash at Diamondhead
Early Friday morning, a Cessna 172 plane crashed on I-10 near mile marker 16, west of the Diamondhead exit.
One person confirmed dead in Hancock County plane crash
One person died in the crash of a small airplane near Diamondhead Airport on Friday morning, officials say.Hancock County Sheriff Ricky Adam said the plane, believed to be a Cessna, crashed shortly after takeoff shortly after 7 a.m.He said the pilot, who has not yet been identified, died in the cras
Louisiana State Police trooper on administrate leave after arrest for alleged rape
"Immediately upon being notified of the serious allegations, the department placed him on administrative leave and recovered all State Police property," said Col. Kevin Reeves, State Police superintendent. "This is an independent criminal investigation by the New Orleans Police Department. We trust
Slidell drug, dog fighting raid turns up 7 children, 15 dogs, nearly 1 pound of cocaine
The officers found 419.7 grams of cocaine, approximately 28 grams of marijuana, seven bottles of promethazine, assorted drug paraphernalia, a money-counting machine, $2,066 in cash, and four vehicles.
Police: Man arrested after family spat causes fatal pileup
The Sun Herald of BiloxiquotesDiamondhead police Capt. John Luther as saying Johnson's family was traveling in several vehicles from Gulfport to Louisiana when Johnson slammed on his brakes in front of a relative's car, causing other vehicles behind the family procession to crash. A woman riding a m
Small plane engulfed in flames after crash near Diamondhead Airport
DIAMONDHEAD, MS –A small plane has crashed near the Diamondhead airport.The single-engine airplane went down in a wooded area just after 7 a.m., according toWLOXin Biloxi.The plane went down north of I-10 and burst into flames upon impact.Rescue crews are on the scene.There have been no reports of t
Report: Company that slaughtered feral hogs for sausage goes out of business
His farm sold meat to top New Orleans and Baton Rouge restaurants. Munford bought a slaughterhouse for his meat, then moved to slaughtering only feral hogs, then moved to selling his own line of sausages.
Woman killed and two seriously injured in Picayune crash, Pearl River County officials say
Terrie Jean Couch, 57, died at the scene of the crash at 817 Caesar Road, Coroner Derek Turnage told the Sun Herald.
Pilot dead in plane crash on Mississippi Gulf Coast
Hancock County Sheriff Ricky Adam toldWLOXthat the Cessna crashed after take-off from the Diamondhead Airport. It departed around 7 a.m., then crashed into the woods just north of Interstate 10. The plane caught fire and also brought down a power line.Coast Electric was on the scene to make sure it
NOPD commends officers for composure during tense Bourbon Street brawl
Patriceia Casher, David Wilson, Alejandro Ford, Trumaine Holmes and Kyle Stallworth were arrested in connection with the fight Saturday in the 500 block of Bourbon Street.
Debit cards hacked in Picayune - Picayune Item
The Picayune Police Department is currently investigating a rash of debit and credit card hacks in Picayune.According to Assistant Police Chief Jeremy Magri, the Picayune Police Department received several complaints Monday and Tuesday from victims stating that their debit cards had been compromised
Man indicted who confessed to killing grandmother, calling 911 to report it
The indictment also includes charges of kidnapping of a child, obstruction of justice in a homicide investigation, and with being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Louisiana state trooper arrested in New Orleans in alleged rape of 16-year-old girl
Leander Journee, 36, faces one count of third-degree rape. He had posted a $25,000 bond to secure his release from custody by Wednesday morning and will be due back at Orleans Parish Criminal District Court at a later date.
Former St. Tammany, Tangipahoa police officer arrested for sexual battery, obscenity
He made his way into her garage, where he touched her inappropriately beneath her clothes while making lewd comments, according to the STPSO.