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UPDATE: Simple robbery suspect turns himself in

Police have identified the suspect in the simple robbery case as Ricky Huval, 54, of Abbeville. Huval turned himself into authorities Sunday morning, Dec. 8. He was questioned by authoriteis and charged with Simple Robbery. 

Suspect sought for two daytime robberies in Lafayette

A suspect is wanted in connection with two daytime robberies in Lafayette. In both incidents, the suspect entered the business with a white or light colored shirt covering his face and produced a handgun.

Lafayette Police investigate weekend shooting

On Saturday, Dec. 7, a 40-year-old man from California was standing outside of an apartment complex in the 200 block of Rue Royale at approximately 1:00 a.m.

Police arrest Scott man for beating wheelchair-bound girlfriend

A Scott man has been arrested for assaulting his wheelchair-bound girlfriend.

Suspect Sought in Robbery of Juvenile Victim

A 19-year-old suspect is wanted for the robbery of a juvenile victim in Lafayette. Police responded to an armed robbery in the 1200 block of Moss Street on Dec. 5 at about 4:45 p.m.

Cold front brings airline delays

This weather front has finally hit our area, and it's effecting more than the temperature.  Flight cancellations have been rampant in certain parts of the south, Dallas for sure.  As the front pulls through more can be expected.&n

Scott police seek home invasion suspects

On Tuesday Dec. 3, Scott residents in the 200 block of Des Jacques alerted police that three men armed with handguns and wearing masks were forcing their way into the residence.

LPD seeking simple robbery suspect

Lafayette police are looking for the suspect in a robbery that occurred on Thursday, Dec. 5, at about 6:30 p.m. at a convenience store in the 100 black of South College Road.

Attempted Homicide investigation continues

On Thursday, Dec. 5, at approximately 8:00 p.m., Lafaeytte Police responded to a parking lot in the 1800 block of North East Evangeline Thruway after reports of a shooting.

Attempted Homicide investigation continues

On Thursday, Dec. 5, at approximately 8:00 p.m., Lafaeytte Police responded to a parking lot in the 1800 block of North East Evangeline Thruway after reports of a shooting.