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Teen arrested for murder of college student in New Orleans

 A teen from New Orleans was arrested on Friday, Oct. 26 for allegedly opening fire on a college student while he sat in his car.

Ponchatoula woman dies in early morning fire at mobile home

 A woman died over the weekend in an early morning fire at her home in Ponchatoula. Investigators say that although her home was equipped with smoke detectors, none had batteries in them.

Deer camp vandals cause $100K in damages over past 2 years

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office and Bossier Crime Stoppers is asking the public’s help in finding the person(s) responsible for causing nearly $100,000 in damages to various deer camp sites in northern Bossier Parish over the past two

Police: Convicted felon pulls a knife on his girlfriend, threatens to kill officers

 A convicted felon with outstanding warrants was arrested over the weekend after he allegedly pulled a knife of his girlfriend, ran from police, and then threatened to kill officers after he got out of jail.

New Iberia teen killed in crash while riding his bike in Jeanerette

A 17-year-old was killed in Iberia Parish on Saturday after he was hit by a car.

Gas tank bandit busted in Jennings, more arrests expected

Police in Jennings are investigating a rash of gas thefts. Although they’ve arrested one man already, they believe that more people were involved.

Investigation: Fetus cut out of mother accidentally cremated before autopsy

An investigation has been launched after a funeral home employee has accidentally cremated the fetus cut from its mother's stomach.

Shreveport business owner caught dealing drugs

 A Shreveport business owner and another man are behind bars after they were allegedly caught in possession of synthetic marijuana Wednesday.

Man caught breaking into home desperate for state fair money

A local man broke into a Shreveport home Wednesday afternoon desperate for state fair money. Shortly after 12:30 p.m., officers arrested a man they saw running from a house that had just been burglarized.

Are NFL dreams over for the ‘Honey Badger’?

Just a day after being arrested and charged with Simple Possession of Marijuana, Tyrann Mathieu’s professional dreams are in limbo. Click here to read about Mathieu’s arrest.