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Missing Lafayette man with dementia found in Houston

UPDATE: 87-year-old Warren Winn, who suffers from dementia, has been found in Houston, Texas.

Suspects arrested in vandalism case at Lafayette High

Lafayette Police have made three arrests in connection with the vandalism that occurred at Lafayette High School.

Lafayette police looking for armed robbery suspect

Lafayette police are asking the public to be on the lookout of a suspect responsible for two armed robberies the past two nights.  The suspect is described as a black male in his twenties, medium build wearing a dark colored hooded sweat s

Shooting sends 13 year old to hospital

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that left a 13 year old boy in the hospital with a single gunshot wound. The injury is not life threatening, but the victim was struck in the torso area.

MISSING: 17 Year Old Terrelle Monroe

Criminal Activity Increases During the Holiday Season - Safety Tips

In an effort to maintain a safe and secure environment during the upcoming holiday season, the St.

11 Summons Issued in Underage Alcohol Operation

Lafayette, LA – On November 18, 2013, the Lafayette Police Department’s Youth Services Section conducted an underage alcohol buy operation.

80 Year Old Man Booked on One Count of Molestation of a Juvenile

 An Arnaudville man was arrested Monday, November 18, 2013, after investigators say he admitted to having inappropriate sexual contact with a minor, according to St.

Lafayette city-parish council's decision to override Mayor Joey Durel's veto on an ordinance effecting many in the community

In Lafayette living in an RV for more than 180 days is now against the law.  For Jim Gauthier with Gauthiers' RV Center that's a big problem, and not just for him.

Suspect arrested in connection with august casino robberies

On November 15, 2013, Billy Davis, 31, of Lafayette was arrested in Springhill, Louisiana by the U.S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force. Davis was wanted by investigators with the St.