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Arrest made in 3 year old robbery case

Ascension Parish Chief Criminal Deputy Tony Bacala reports an arrest has been made on a 3 year old robbery case.

Two juveniles charged with attempted burglary in Iberia Parish

After initially fleeing the scene of an attempted robbery on foot, two juveniles, ages 12 and 13, were later identified and charged for attempted burglary and simple criminal damage to property of a local shop in New Iberia.

Former Livingston Sheriff deputy indicted for sexual conduct with a minor

A former Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Deputy has been indicted on four counts of criminal sexual conduct with a minor, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

ExxonMobil reports flaring due to power outage, no public threat

The ExxonMobil Baton Rouge Polyolefins Plant is currently experiencing heavy flaring due to a power outage at the site. No community impact is expected at this time, and all appropriate agencies have been notified.

Accused killer reported being stabbed less than 24-hours after Shunick’s disappearance

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office has confirmed to NBC33 News that the suspect in the Mickey Shunick investigation filed a report with their office on Sunday, May 20.

Mickey Shunick Search Turns To Woods

The search for Mickey Shunick led investigators to into the woods today. That is where three suspicious mounds of dirt had them thinking one of them could be hiding her remains.

Saggy pants help land teen behind bars for laundry list of charges

A Thibodaux teen is facing charges for disobeying the Saggy Pants Ordinance. Although that’s not enough to land him behind bars, the stolen handgun and bags of marijuana he had in those pants, were.

Springfield Mayor and Police Chief indicted for conspiring to hide DWI citation

Today the mayor and police chief of Springfield were each indicted on four felony charges for conspiring to hide a woman’s 2011 DWI citation, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Homeowner charged with arson in Zachary house fire

investigators have confirmed Pastor Bridget Barns Steib and her sister Lucielle Brown have been arrested on charges of Arson. Her million-dollar home went up in flames earlier this week.

Nothing found in St. Landry Parish grave sites

UPDATE: The third grave site has been cleared. We're told nothing was found.