Tuesday, March 11 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-03-11 21:59:56 GMT
Authorities hauled 20 people off to jail Tuesday morning following a six-month drug sting. Law enforcement agents in West Baton Rouge snatched up the suspects and took them to the parish detention centerMore >>
Authorities hauled 20 people off to jail Tuesday morning following a six-month drug sting. They are still looking for eight others. More >>
Monday, March 10 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-03-10 20:58:22 GMT
His release from prison took over social media for a short time and now Baton Rouge rapper Lil Boosie is set to step to the mic. Lil Boosie, whose real name is Torrence Hatch, will talk to his fans andMore >>
Lil Boosie took the stage and sat in one of two golden thrones. He told the audience that while in prison, he wrote more than 1,000 songs.More >>
Tuesday, March 11 2014 12:06 PM EDT2014-03-11 16:06:52 GMT
A man accused of molesting a child was arrested Monday afternoon. William Quebedeaux, 29, of Bayou Vista, was booked on a charge of molestation of a juvenile. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office saidMore >>
A man accused of molesting a 12-year-old was arrested Monday afternoon on a warrant. The arrest was the result of an investigation that began on Jan. 18, 2014. More >>
Tuesday, March 11 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-03-12 03:11:14 GMT
A Caddo Parish man who has spent 30 years on death row for the murder of a Shreveport jeweler will soon walk free. Caddo Parish District Judge Ramona Emanuel signed an order vacating 64-year-old GlennMore >>
Moments after walking through the front gates of Angola Monday, Glenn Ford was asked what he planned to do first as a free man. "Ah go get something to eat," replied Ford.More >>
Tuesday, March 11 2014 12:52 PM EDT2014-03-11 16:52:31 GMT
A man suspected of drunk driving and causing a deadly crash more than a year ago headed to court for his trial. Ashton Claiborne, 30, is charged with second offense DWI, vehicular homicide and vehicularMore >>
A man suspected of drunk driving and causing a deadly crash more than a year ago headed to court for his trial. A 56-year-old grandmother died in the wreck. More >>
LAFAYETTE, LA (WAFB) -
than two weeks of searching for a missing UL-Lafayette student, there is still
no sign of the young woman.
searchers continue to keep a look-out on Whiskey Bay, the area where Mickey Shunick's
bicycle was found.
Friday, a Houston-based
search and rescue team announced it is heading back to Texas headquarters until
another break comes in the case. Still, all of the support from the community
means a lot to the Shunick family, which continues to remain positive.
says they're not giving up and we're not giving up hope," said Charlie
Shunick, the missing woman's sister. "She's out there somewhere. We have
to find her."
reward still stands for anyone who knows Shunick's location.
21-year-old disappeared May 19 while riding her bike home in Lafayette. Fishermen
found her bike at the Whiskey Bay exit off Interstate 10 on May 27.
Lafayette Police Department released new details on May 29 about an analysis by
the Louisiana State Police crime lab into the bicycle that was found.
stated there was damage to the rear of the bike, but they did not elaborate
about how the bike might have been damaged.
said they believe the bike was dumped in that area the same morning Shunick
disappeared. They also do not believe the bike was thrown from the overpass
into the water below. Instead, they believe whoever dumped the bike took it to
the swampy area and tossed it into the water.
have spoken with drivers and occupants of two of the three vehicles shown on
the video showing Shunick riding her bicycle. Cpl. Paul Mouton said nobody in a
car or a pickup truck with a bed cover had information about or connection to
are still looking for information about a newer model, four-door, white
Chevrolet Z-71 pickup truck that was heading the same direction as Shunick.