FBI, local authorities investigating possible hate crime

The FBI and Lafayette area law enforcement are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual(s) responsible for the burning of a car at the Islamic Center of Lafayette.

Police looking for weekend gunman

On Friday at approximately 7:50 p.m., a disturbance was reported in the 100 block of Van Buren between several individuals.

New technique will increase oyster harvest

A new technique could change the future of oyster farming in Louisiana.

Arrest made in armed robbery

LAFAYETTE, LA --- On December 9, 2010, at approximately 3:30 am, Lafayette Police responded to an apartment complex, located at 90 North Luke Street, regarding an armed robbery.

New Orleans cop found guilty in Katrina shooting

NEW ORLEANS, LA--- A former New Orleans cop is found guilty in the death of an unarmed man. David Warren was convicted of manslaughter after prosecutors said he fatally shot a man in the back outside a strip mall five years ago.

Police conduct underage alcohol buy operation

LAFAYETTE, LA --- On December 9, 2010, Lafayette Police conducted an underage alcohol buy operation targeting convenience stores within the City of Lafayette.

"Food for Families" a success

It's been a tradition for 24 years, the annual Food Net "Food for Families" drive that took place Wednesday.

Officials looking for alleged credit card thieves

On October 21, 2010, suspects who are believed to be responsible for a car burglary in the 1000 block of Robley Drive, were taped using credit cards stolen from that incident.

Child involved in bus wreck dies from injuries

A child that was severly hurt in a bus wreck last Friday is confirmed dead. It happened after a school bus was rear-ended by an 18-wheeler in Port Barry.

Hunting accident kills 1

Law enforcement was busy over the weekend in south Louisiana. A 41-year-old Lake Charles man was killed while hunting near the town of Singer.