Local News

Burglar caught kicking in door during height of the storm

 Just before the peak of the storm in Baton Rouge an attempted burglary was thwarted by deputies.

BR man shot to death early this morning at apartment complex

A 27 year old man was shot and killed early this morning and police are working to identify a suspect.

Adult, juvenile arrested for looting in Houma

 The Houma Police Department arrested an adult and juvenile for looting.

Shreveport teen charged with trying to murder his father

 A man is in custody Wednesday morning for allegedly shooting his own father Tuesday night at a house in west Shreveport.

Slidell resident killed while driving through floodwater

On Thursday, Aug. 30 at 7:40 p.m., Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L began investigating a single vehicle fatal crash on the I-10 eastbound onramp from Oak Harbor Blvd. in St. Tammany Parish.

Voluntary evacuation for parts of St. Amant, Acy, Sorrento issued

The Ascension Parish Unified Command has issued a voluntary evacuation order for parts of St. Amant, Acy and Sorrento because of anticipated rising waters from the aftermath of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Isaac.

Teen arrested for looting Baton Rouge business before the storm

A 17-year-old was arrested by BRPD, Wednesday, Aug. 29, and charged with looting.

Gonzales residents are frustrated yards turned into lakes

Several streets off Highway 44 in Gonzales were swamped with water with this storm.

Overturned 18-wheeler shuts down I-10 West at I-110 split

I-10 West is currently closed at the I-10/I-110 Junction due to an overturned 18-wheeler. Traffic is not passing through. Traffic is backed up to Perkins as of 10:30 a.m.

Ragin Cajuns to play first game Saturday

Now that Isaac has made his way out of South Louisisana it's time to focus on something like football. There is plently of high school action tomorrow and some make up games scheduled for Saturday.