Tuesday, June 18 2013 5:12 PM EDT2013-06-18 21:12:52 GMT
A 13-year-old boy was arrested and charged with second degree murder after his 5-year-old sister died Sunday. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Detectives say the boy admitted to practicing "WWE" moves on theMore >>
A 13-year-old boy was arrested and charged with second degree murder after his 5-year-old sister died Sunday. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Detectives say the boy admitted to practicing "WWE" moves on the girl, even after she told him that she was in pain.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 4:10 PM EDT2013-06-18 20:10:44 GMT
WWL-TV reports there has been a possible explosion in Washington Parish early Tuesday morning. The station stated on its website officials are on their way to the town of Isabel to investigate. According toMore >>
There was a gas line explosion early Tuesday morning, according to Washington Parish Sheriff Randy Seal. The gas fire is out, but trees in the area are still burning. More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 10:36 AM EDT2013-06-18 14:36:47 GMT
Louisiana State Police reports I-10 East is closed at Whiskey Bay on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge due to multiple crashes. Traffic on I-10 East is being diverted onto I-49 North.Drivers trying to get toMore >>
Louisiana State Police said I-10 East was closed for a while Tuesday morning due to multiple crashes near Whiskey Bay on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 12:18 PM EDT2013-06-18 16:18:50 GMT
A man accused of stealing air conditioners was arrested on theft and drug charges Monday. Johnny Williams Jr., 34, of Hammond, faces charges of felony theft and possession of marijuana. The Tangipahoa ParishMore >>
A man accused of stealing air conditioners was arrested on theft and drug charges Monday. Witnesses said they saw him take the units. More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 11:37 AM EDT2013-06-18 15:37:41 GMT
Sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help in finding a suspected rapist. The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office reported Justo Venegas, 31, is wanted on a charge of forcible rape. Chief DeputyMore >>
Sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help in finding a suspected rapist. He is wanted for forcible rape involving a girl. More >>
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -
As women might tell you, it's all about
finding the perfect shoe. But Saturday,
it was the men who were on the hunt for that perfect fit.
Hundreds of men brought out their
best, or their wives best, high heels for the ‘walk a mile in her shoes'
"It's held nationwide and it's been
held in Louisiana several times now in different places like Shreveport and New
Orleans and Lafayette" said organizer, Tammy Vincent. "This is the second annual event here in
The event, which had a successful
first year, asks men to walk a mile in women's shoes to raise awareness for
sexual and domestic abuse.
"It's really good to see that people
are really taking a chance to respond to a very serious subject in a
lighthearted way so we can get them talking about it" said Vincent.
No matter whether bribed or dared to
participate, the men said the feeling of accomplishment is pretty gratifying.
"Pain and happiness" said Jacques
Benoit. "I like coming out here… my feet hurt, but I feel good that I did it"
It's all fun and games, until somebody
gets hurt. But even through pain, men
like Sgt. Brady with the DeQuincy police know the importance of the cause they
"Two twisted ankles is a small price
to pay for raising awareness for women in our parish for sexual abuse and
domestic abuse" said Brady.