Local News

Pipe fight leads to seven arrests

Officers responded to the 800 block of North 2nd Street in reference to a large fight in progress. Officers arrived while some of the suspects were still on scene and others left before officers arrived.

Twelve-year-old shot, in critical condition

On July 27 the Lake Charles Police Department responded to Lake Charles Memorial Hospital in reference to a shooting. The arriving officers learned that the victim was a 12-year-old boy who was shot once.

Idol Night At Cajun Dome

Idol fans were at the Cajundome right now. It is the night many of you have been waiting for,  the American Idol tour hit the Lafayette Cajundome.

Saint Landry Parish Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide

A Saint Landry Parish man is in jail after running over someone on Meche Road in Arnaudville.   The Saint Landry Parish Sheriff says Michael Stelly was high on Meth when he ran over Sherwin Boone.

Eunice Man Arrested For Sex With Juvenile

A Eunice man has been arrested for having sex with a fifteen year old girl. Police say it started as a call about a disturbance on Acadia Street and turned into an investigation with juvenile officers.

Baton Rouge Man Shot And Killed In Lafayette

A Baton Rouge man was shot and killed in Lafayette.   Police need help finding thirty two year old Carl Phillips.

Breaux Bridge Gun And Drug Dealers Arrested

Saint Martin Parish Deputies say they have arrested two people and pulled drugs and guns out of a Breaux Bridge home.  

Hubig Pie Factory Of New Orleans Burns Down

A New Orleans tradition is destroyed.   A fire broke out early this morning at the Hubig Pie Factory.

Saint Landry Parish Man Arrested On Aggravated Rape Charges

A man in the Saint Landry Parish Jail on aggravated rape charges is now facing aggravated kidnapping charges too.   Thirty five year old Chonquaro Green was booked into jail last Saturday.

Ragin Cajun Co Head Coach Steps Down

Co head coach Stefni Lotief, who has won six hundred one games in twelve seasons as head coach of the Ragin' Cajuns softball program has elected to step aside as co head coach in order to spend more time with her family.