Four People Shot Dead Saturday and Sunday in Baton Rouge

Investigators are working 4 separate shootings that occurred in Baton Rouge between noon Saturday and midnight Sunday. All 4 of the incidents resulted in fatalities. The first shooting incident occurred around 12:40 pm Saturday. Police were called to the 5200

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Zachary Man Charged With Rape and Sexual Battery of 2 Females

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office was recently contacted by a female complainant in reference to the possible sexual assault of her 2 daughters. The investigation resulted in the arrest of Sean Michael Morris, 38, of Zachary. According to reports,

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EBRSO Arrests Man for Domestic Battery of Couple

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office arrested a man after an alleged domestic battery incident at a residence on Willows End Drive late Tuesday night. According to a report, Dustin Drago, 37, Willows End Drive, attacked a man and woman

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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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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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Second Man Charged in Pride-Port Hudson Shooting Death

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives have arrested a second man in the murder of 33-year-old Whitney Durant of Alexandria, LA. Durant was found shot dead early Friday morning inside a residence at 15209 Pride-Port Hudson Road. Detectives discovered that two men and

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EBRSO Arrests Pineville Man in Pride-Port Hudson Homicide

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives have arrested a man in the murder of a woman found early this morning shot dead inside a residence at 15209 Pride-Port Hudson Road. Detectives responded to the residence this morning after the victim was

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3rd Suspect Arrested in Plaza Americana Homicide

Baton Rouge Police have announced a 3rd arrest in connection with the shooting death of Jody Arcediano which occurred on September 1st. Peter Hinkle, 40, Ethel, LA, was taken into custody yesterday thanks to a Crime Stoppers tip. The Louisiana

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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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