Even as authorities sort out the tragic events that ended with a Virginia state senator stabbed and his son dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, mental health advocates Wednesday warned that a national shortage of beds for psychiatric pati
Lafayette police are asking the public to be on the lookout of a suspect responsible for two armed robberies the past two nights. The suspect is described as a black male in his twenties, medium build wearing a dark colored hooded sweat s
The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that left a 13 year old boy in the hospital with a single gunshot wound. The injury is not life threatening, but the victim was struck in the torso area.
A Florida judge on Tuesday set bail for George Zimmerman at $9,000 and ordered a number of conditions for his freedom -- including that he not possess weapons -- while he awaits trial on charges he pointed a shotgun at his girlfriend.