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Chasing the Chief: I-Team Special Report

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I-Team Report: A Gonzales police officer chases down a van filled with men for speeding.   The driver won't stop.   It turns out all seven people in the van were ranking Gonzales cops, including the Police Chief Sherman Jackson.  They had a night on the town.  We've got the tapes.

One of CrimeStoppers most wanted criminals have been found, but where he was found might surprise you. This criminal was wanted for kidnapping and attempted rape. He is believed to be a resident of Prairieville.

Trucko Stampley's fate is in the hands of the jury at the new East Baton Rouge Courthouse.  He's charged with killing four people in 2007.

The Dow has finished the day at its highest level since before the 2008 financial crisis. A gain of 157 points today put the blue-chip average at 12,862. And the Nasdaq composite index has seen its highest close since December of 2000. Today's surge followed this morning's announcement that the unemployment rate had dropped to 8.3 percent, after 243,000 new jobs were created in January.

The WAFB Weather Team is calling for patchy fog tonight with a low of 63 by morning. Tomorrow, a 70 percent chance of thunderstorms is expected, but it will be warm with a high of 74.

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