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NOPD seeking information about missing teen

Members of the New Orleans Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Haraquon Degruy, who was last seen leaving her residence on July 16, 2012, at about 1:45 p.m., in the 5300 block of Norgate Drive.

Teens arrested for several car burglaries in Ascension

Ascension Parish Chief Deputy Tony Bacala reports that the Sheriff’s Office has made several arrests related to vehicle burglaries that have occurred over the summer months.

Woman allegedly stabs man in back to save sister from beating

Shreveport authorities have arrested a man after he allegedly beat his girlfriend's sister in the head until a family member stabbed him in the back.

Vitt to testify in Vilma's suspension case

The New Orleans Saints will hit the practice field for the first time tomorrow as training camp officially gets under way in Metairie.

Southern students in London during Olympic games

 Some local faces are in London just in time for the 2012 Summer Olympics. Southern University law students are completing their summer abroad program and this year they're in London.

Law will soon require drivers to have more experience before getting license

New drivers in the state will soon have to have more experience before they get behind the wheel by themselves, no matter what age that new driver is.

Drunk woman claims attacker, later admits it happened while slashing someone’s tires

An intoxicated woman ended up at the Acadian Medical Center with cuts to her hand after she claimed she had been attacked. She later admitted to police that the cuts actually happened when she slashed the tires of another woman’s car.

Livingston Parish Marshal Recognized As Hero

A Marshal from Livingston Parish is being hailed a hero tonight. Marshal Mike Brown is credited with saving a St. Landry deputies life and was recognized for that today.

Centralized Registration Event Held In Lafayette

Today marked the first of three centralized registration events designed to help parents who are trying to get their kids into Lafayette Parish Schools.

Troopers investigate early morning fatal crash in Lacombe

Earlier this morning at 5:40 am, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash at the intersection of the Interstate 12 eastbound off ramp and LA 434 in Lacombe, LA.