Statewide News

Police search for man suspected of purse snatching

Shreveport police detectives are now seeking the whereabouts of a suspect wanted in connection with a purse snatching yesterday evening.

Getting caught drunk driving could cost you thousands

During Thanksgiving week alone State Police said there were 18 fatal crashes and during the week of Christmas there were five. They said most of these crashes were due to impaired drivers and no seat-belts.

Louisiana pols offer bipartisan backing for Steve Scalise

 The Louisiana delegation is offering bipartisan support to Rep. Steve Scalise, who is embroiled in scandal surrounding his 2002 address to a white supremacist forum.

Teens steal limo from Napoleonville funeral home

Two young men are now in jail after stealing a limousine from a Napoleonville funeral home, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Tornado rips through Amite, uprooting trees and throwing debris across LA 16 & 1054

Yesterday's tornado rocked the small town of Amite. Roofs were ripped off of homes. Windows were blown out. Trees were uprooted, and more than a dozen power lines were snapped.

Man and his dog bike across America to raise money

A man and his dog are traveling the country to help raise money for charity.

Forbes ranks LSU 5th most valuable college football team

LSU is the fifth most valuable team in college football, according to Forbes magazine. Forbes says LSU is worth $103 million, which puts the Tigers right behind their archrival Alabama.

EBR coroner determines Jassiah Clark died of an accidental drowning

Four year old Jassiah Clark's death was ruled an accident today by the EBR Coroner. When the young boy went missing days ago, the Baton Rouge community was shaken up by his disappearance.

Police continue to search for missing 4 year old Jassiah Clark

Four year old Jassiah Clark has been missing for nearly three days now. Time is of the essence as police search for clues where he was last seen.

Louisiana's drunk driving problem makes extra patrols vital

When you go out this holiday season, there will be lots of police officers checking to make sure you get home safely.