Local News

Authorities looking for vehicle spotted near murder scene

Investigators with Lafayette Police have requested the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle that was at or around the area where the victim’s vehicle was located.

Police investigate fatal traffic crash

The Lafayette Police Department is investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred on Saturday at around 8:49 p.m. in the 2000 block of S. College Rd.

Two juveniles arrested after allegedly breaking into business

On Sunday at around 1:38 a.m., officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a burglary alarm at a business located in the 400 block of Eraste Landry Rd.

FBI search for once declared dead man

A man who was declared legally dead years ago is a suspect in the kidnapping and murder of a young girl.

Juvenile arrested in overnight shooting

On Thursday at approximately 9:45 pm, Lafayette Police began investigating a shooting that occurred near the intersection of Sherman Street and Monroe Street.

Authorities continue search for UL student's attacker

Police continue to search for whoever is responsible for the beating death of a University of Louisiana-Lafayette student.

Armed robbery in aparment complex parking lot

On Thursday at approximately 2:00 a.m., Lafayette Police began investigating an armed robbery in the 500 block of Stewart Street.

Voodoo Fest comes to a close

The last day of Voodoo Fest came to a close Sunday.

Motorcyclist in critical condition after wreck

On Sunday at approximately 6:00 pm, Lafayette Police responded to the intersection of Ambassador Caffery and Ridge Road regarding a crash involving a motorcycle.

Bicyclist injured in collision with 18-wheeler

On Sunday at approximately 8:50 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to a crash involving a bicyclist near the intersection of the NE Evangeline Thruway and Bellot Street.