Tuesday, December 17 2013 6:43 PM EST2013-12-17 23:43:00 GMT
Acadian Ambulance sent out an alert early Tuesday morning of a major crash in Ascension Parish. The alert stated the wreck happened on LA 1 near Donaldsonville. There are reportedly multiple vehicles involved,More >>
According to Louisiana State Police, three separate crashes involving 21 vehicles, two of which were sugarcane trucks, left one person dead early Tuesday morning.More >>
Tuesday, December 17 2013 6:20 AM EST2013-12-17 11:20:46 GMT
OAKLAND, CA (KGO/CNN) – A California woman believes a hospital is trying to cover up what happened to her daughter, after the 13-year-old girl became brain dead after complications with a tonsillectomy.More >>
A mother accuses hospital of trying to cover up the truth of what happened.More >>
Tuesday, December 17 2013 12:56 PM EST2013-12-17 17:56:27 GMT
Police said a man dressed in an elf outfit when pulled over by officers was arrested on suspicion of being intoxicated. The Lafayette Police Department reported Brandon Touchet, 34, of Lafayette, was chargedMore >>
Police said a man dressed in an elf outfit when pulled over by officers was arrested on suspicion of being intoxicated.More >>
Tuesday, December 17 2013 7:52 PM EST2013-12-18 00:52:21 GMT
Gov. Bobby Jindal will make an announcement Tuesday morning regarding hurricane protection and coastal restoration. The governor's office said Jindal will talk at 11:15 a.m. about a new initiative campusMore >>
Baton Rouge will soon be home to a major new research hub that aims to bring together world-class scientists who will look for ways to restore and protect Louisiana's shrinking coastline. More >>
After an almost two-hour weather delay, 150 soldiers based in Gonzales, are home. For the last nine months, the 922 has been in Kuwait. Most family members met their loved ones right off the plane at theMore >>
After an almost two-hour weather delay, 150 soldiers are back home. Most family members met their loved ones right off the plane, but two little girls were surprised at school by their dad. 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.