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Lake Charles duo arrested for buglarizing vehicle

Officials broke up an alteraction between a man and woman and soon arrested them after finding out that they had recently burglarized a vehicle.

Man accused of killing wife arrested in St. Martin Parish

A man who allegedly shot his wife after a verbal altercation is behind bars. At approximately 6:30 p.m., Richard Lagarrigue, 27, shot and killed his wife at their residence on Prevost Lane in Loranger.

LOCATED: 16-year-old from St. Martinville last seen on Sunday, July 21

UPDATE: Lauren Thibodeaux has been safely located. The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office wants to thanks the public for helping them locate her.

Tropical Storm Dorian forms in eastern Atlantic

Tropical Storm Dorian formed in the eastern Atlantic Ocean, with winds sustained around 50 mph Wednesday morning.

Breaux Bridge man arrested on 13 drug charges, including outstanding warrants

A St. Martin Parish man has been arrested after authorities found a plethora of drugs in his home.

SCAM ALERT: BBB warns of buying puppies online

Better Business Bureau advises pet-lovers to avoid letting their emotions lead the way when looking for a puppy online.

Man admits to punching, choking 6-year-old family member; additional burglary charge

A 30-year-old who is already locked up on a burglary charge has allegedly confessed to punching and choking a 6-year-old family member.

DHH: 2013's first human case of West Nile virus reported in Louisiana

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals has reported the state's first case of West Nile virus in a human in 2013. The case was confirmed July 22 in Caldwell Parish and was determined to be a neuroinvasive disease.

Bank robber, carjacker back in Lafayette to face charges

A Baton Rouge man who allegedly carjacked a Lafayette woman then robbed a Whitney Bank has been sent back to Lafayette to face charges. Justin Seawright, 32, was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

Authorities searching for bank robbery suspect

Detectives with the Lake Charles Police Department have identified a local man as being responsible for the July 16 bank robbery at Jeff Davis Bank, located at 535 Kirby Lane.