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Man Suspected Of Stealing Five Thousand Dollars Worth Of Scrap Metal In Iberia Parish Now in jail.

A man suspected of stealing five thousand dollars worth of scrap metal in Iberia Parish is in jail tonight.  

Opelousas Police Claim Twenty Four Year Old Murder Solved

Opelousas police say they've soved a murder that happened twenty four years ago.   Jonell Rubin was arrested just last week for domestic abuse.  

Cajuns Softball Team Riding High

 The Cajuns Softball Team have a record thirty wins and only one loss.   A lot of credit is going to senior out fielder Christi Orgeron.

Missing Teen Found By Scott Police

Scott police say they've found a run away teen who'd been missing since Sunday. 14 year old Alexandra Davis has been safely reunited with her family.  

Councilmen Wear Hoodies To Council Meeting To Raise Awareness About Racial Profiling

Two Lafayette City Parish Councilmen wore hoodies to last night's meeting.   Councilmen Kenneth Boudreaux and Brandon Shelvin say they wore hoodies to raise awareness about racial profiling.  

Lafayette Car Jumper Identified

Lafayette Police have identified the woman who jumped from a moving car on Ambassador Caffery Parkway   51 year old Rebecca Barras died from injuries she received when she hit the roadway.

Wildlife And Fisheries Agents Arrest Man For Shooting One Too Many Turkeys

Wildlife and Fisheries Agents have arrested a man they say shot too many turkeys in the Atchafalaya Basin.  

Funeral For Pastor Berry Sanders To Be Held Tomorrow

Funeral services are scheduled for tomorrow for former First Baptist Church Pastor Perry Sanders.   The 84 year old served at First Baptist Church in Lafayette for nearly fifty years.  

Entergy Employees Volunteer Time And Donate Money In Effort To Combat Hunger

One in eight people in Louisiana is impacted by hunger.  

Scott Police Still Searching For Missing Teen

Tonight Scott Police say they're still searching for a run away teen. 14 year old Alexandra Davis has been missing for two days.