Statewide News

Argument over $30 leads to metal pipe attack

 An argument over a small amount of money quickly escalated into violence Monday evening. Officials tell KMSS they received a report of battery on the 1900 block of Anna Street at around 11:55 p.m.

Detectives looking for gas station robbery suspect

BRPD Robbery Detectives are attempting to identify a suspect who is accused of robbing the Valero Gas Station located at 7515 Perkins Rd.

Texas man finds his car 42 years after it was stolen

It was a reunion more than four decades in the making. Almost 42 years after Robert Russell' s prized 1967 Austin-Healey sports car was stolen, he has it back, thanks largely to his own detective work.

Port Allen police looking for robbery suspect

The Port Allen Police Department is attempting to locate Jasmine Pierce, 20. Pierce is wanted for Simple Robbery and Simple Battery.

Traffic violation leads to four drug arrests

Four people are behind bars after a traffic stop led to the discovery of a large quantity of cocaine being transported from Houston, TX to Jacksonville, FL.

Drunken man steals Walmart scooter, tows friend in wheelchair

Houma Police responded to the call of a male subject driving a motorized scooter on South Van Avenue pulling a wheel chair on July 15.

Vilma wants quick hearing over 'bounty' suspension

New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma is asking a federal court for a hearing this week over the football player's yearlong suspension stemming from the "bounty" investigation: allegations of financial bonuses being paid to

Man who threatened to kill people was found in possession of crack cocaine

A Hammond man was locked up after he allegedly pulled out a knife and threatened to “kill everyone.” Deputies say they found crack cocaine on him as well as a crack pipe after he was transported to prison.

Mayor Landrieu's son arrested for DUI

Mayor Mitch Landrieu's son Benjamin, 19, was arrested early Tuesday morning on suspicion of DWI and reckless driving, according to the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office.

Romney fundraiser in Baton Rouge

Mitt Romney made his way to the Capitol City for a fundraiser luncheon at the City Club this afternoon. Forty people showed up at the for the $50,000 a plate fundraiser.