Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Carjacking and Abandoning Vehicle With Dog Inside

The woman accused of carjacking a vehicle, running over its owner while fleeing, then later abandoning the truck and leaving the owner’s dog inside the vehicle, has pleaded not guilty to the charges. The dog was deceased when the vehicle

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Mother of Man Wanted in Attempted Theft From Elderly Female Arrested

The mother of Jacob Tom, wanted for allegedly attempting to steal money from an elderly Denham Springs woman, has been arrested in connection to that crime. According to a report, the Denham Springs Police Department contacted the State Police in

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Baton Rouge Man, 20, Arrested for Hit and Run, 2nd Offense DWI

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office was called to investigate a hit and run accident that occurred on Abertay Avenue on Saturday evening. According to an affidavit of probable cause, a resident in the 8600 block of Abertay witnessed a

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Trial For Albert Franklin, Accused of Killing Zachary Police Officer, Begins Monday

The trial for a man accused of killing a Zachary Police Officer, who was also a firefighter, is set to begin Monday morning.

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Female Arrested for Serving Child’s Father With Fake Custody Documents

A Baton Rouge female has been arrested after allegedly forging a family court judge’s name on a fabricated custody document earlier this month. According to a warrant, Meagan J. Pitre, 24, Baton Rouge, presented the father of her infant child

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EBRSO Apprehends Siegen Lane Bank Robbery Suspect

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an armed robbery at the Regions Bank on Siegen Lane at approximately 12:30 this afternoon in which a man entered the bank in a hat and sunglasses. He passed the teller a note

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Congressman Graves Announces USDOJ Grant to Curb Crime in Baton Rouge

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Garret Graves (South Louisiana) announced today that the City of Baton Rouge will receive a federal, Strategies for Policing Innovation (SPI) grant through the U.S. Department of Justice. The $699,831 reward will help Baton Rouge law enforcement

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Sheriff Releases Statement Regarding Law Enforcement for St. George

EBR Sheriff Sid Gautreaux has released an official statement correcting the misinformation contained in a recent flyer. The flyer was mailed to citizens in the unincorporated portion of East Baton Rouge Parish which is being voted on for incorporation next

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