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Sulphur man on parole arrested for fourth DWI offense

A 43-year-old man is behind bars for his fourth DWI. His bond was set at $151,500 because he is on parole for a previous DWI offense.

Mother, two children seriously injured in crash involving DWI driver

A Ponchatoula mother and her two children remain hospitalized with moderate to serious injuries this morning following a two vehicle crash with an impaired driver yesterday evening. The crash took place shortly after 8:00 p.m.

Shooting in casino parking lot sends one to hospital

 A man was shot in the shoulder while standing in the parking lot of a casino.

Two Dozen Louisiana State Troopers head to New Jersey

 As the northeast continues to struggle with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the Louisiana State Police has deployed more than two dozen uniformed Troopers to assist law enforcement in New Jersey with recovery efforts.

Sheriff: Arson was attempt to cover up murder of mother, two children

Fire investigators made a gruesome discovery this morning when they found the bodies of a mother and her two children inside an apartment complex.

Coushatta man killed in rollover crash on Highway 371

 One person is dead after a rollover crash threw the driver from his vehicle Friday afternoon.

Man shot in the calf during early morning altercation

Police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital early Friday morning.

Passenger dies from early morning crash in Opelousas

One person died early this morning in a crash on I-49 in Opelousas.

Shreveport bus driver, student arrested following pencil stabbing

 A Caddo Parish School bus driver and student were both cited after they allegedly attacked one another.

Eunice man arrested for attacking his girlfriend, her two young children

 A woman’s boyfriend was arrested after he allegedly punched her and her two children, causing a bruise on the head of one, and a bloody nose to the other.