One woman was killed and two others were injured after two vehicles crashed on La. Hwy 724 at Landry Road around 2:30 p.m. Friday, according to a Louisiana State Police report.
Friday, July 21, 2017
A teenager from Carencro was killed Thursday night after the driver of the pickup truck she was riding in ran a stop sign and they were struck by an oncoming car on La. 356 in St. Landry Parish, according to a Louisiana State Police report.
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
The Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office deputy who fatally shot an ATV driver during a traffic stop this month was involved in a previous in-custody death less than three years ago — an arrest he participated in before starting his police academy t…
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
A 19-year-old Buras man has died of injuries sustained in a single-vehicle crash on July 12 in St. Landry Parish, State Police reported Tuesday
Sunday, July 16, 2017
A 22-year-old man was killed early Sunday in Lafayette Parish after he was thrown from his vehicle when it ran off the road, hit a ditch and overturned, said Louisiana State Police spokesman Master Trooper Brooks David.
Thursday, July 13, 2017
A Lafayette man has been arrested in a shooting on South Sterling Street early Monday that left two men injured with gunshot wounds, police said.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
State Police on Tuesday released the name of an Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office deputy who fatally shot a man last week following a traffic stop.
A 10-foot-tall, 200-pound "yard giraffe" disappeared from in front of a Lafayette business and sheriff's deputies are trying to get it back.
Monday, July 10, 2017
The Louisiana State Police released new details Monday of a fatal officer-involved shooting last week that has sparked controversy in Evangeline Parish, saying the deputy who opened fire on an ATV driver had been attacked during a 4 a.m. traffic stop.
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
New details were released Monday in the shooting death of Christopher "Stubby" Williamson, who died at a Lafayette home last week after an argument with his girlfriend.
Tuesday, July 04, 2017
Lafayette police identified the man who was killed Monday night on West Willow Street while riding his bike as a Lafayette resident.
Monday, July 03, 2017
A state road worker was killed while working Monday on a highway in Iberia Parish when a pickup truck slammed into him and a dump truck sitting in the road, State Police said.
Friday, June 30, 2017
Friday, June 30, 2017
The Breaux Bridge man accused of running over three teenage girls, killing two, pleaded guilty to all charges against him Friday.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
The first African American woman to become a Louisiana state trooper died recently, according to Louisiana State Police. She was 68.
Monday, June 26, 2017
LAFAYETTE — The Lafayette man wanted in the June 18 shooting death in downtown Lafayette was arrested Monday in Port Sulphur, according to Lafayette Police.
Sunday, June 25, 2017
A Boyce was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Harrison Road near La. 29 in Evangeline Parish about midnight Saturday, according to Louisiana State Police.
LAFAYETTE — Two people were injured Saturday night in a shooting an an indoor gathering on Moss Street, according to Lafayette Police.
Saturday, June 24, 2017
A Rayne man died early Saturday after the vehicle he was in ran off the side of Interstate 10 in Lafayette, hit a tree and overturned, according to Louisiana State Police.
A New Orleans man died Friday night after his vehicle crossed the center line and was hit by oncoming traffic on Interstate 10 in Lafayette, Lafayette police said.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Drugs and cash valued at more than $100,000 were seized during a traffic stop Wednesday night in Church Point, according to the Acadia Parish Crime Suppression Unit.
An Opelousas man died early Thursday in a single-vehicle crash on U.S. 167 near Redwood Road north of Abbeville, according to Louisiana State Police spokesman Master Trooper Brooks David.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Thursday, June 15, 2017
VILLE PLATTE — The family of a Ville Platte woman who was shot and killed in April says they are still seeking justice.
A 25-year-old Lafayette man was booked Tuesday in an investigation of shots fired at a group in front of a home on Claudia Street on Sunday.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
A man who was shot and killed by St. Martin Parish sheriff's deputy late Monday has been identified as 35-year-old as Avery D. Metrejean of Morgan City.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Sunday, June 11, 2017
A pending legal challenge to bail policies in the local court system is part of a national push that has already scored victories against what civil rights advocates say amounts to the criminalization of poverty.
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
A Carencro teen is accused of raping a juvenile, KATC-TV reported. Seth Stewart, 17, was arrested Tuesday afternoon on a charge of first-degree rape.
A Lafayette man was booked on warrants for armed robbery, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and other charges after he was captured Monday night following a manhunt in the Carencro area.
Monday, June 05, 2017
Area law enforcement agencies are trying to unravel the mystery of how a minivan filled with $1.3 million in cocaine wound up in the parking lot of a Super 8 Motel in Duson.
Sunday, June 04, 2017
NEW IBERIA — Iberia Parish Sheriff's deputies on Sunday afternoon located the woman said to have been kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend earlier in the day.
Saturday, June 03, 2017
A man has been accused of second-degree murder after allegedly shooting his wife, claiming he thought she was an intruder, KATC reports.
Friday, June 02, 2017
Misdemeanor criminal mischief charges have been filed against 13 University of Louisiana at Lafayette football players accused of entering a dorm room in April and taking about $2,400 worth of items.