Monday, May 20 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:45:38 GMT
A widespread power outage has affected a large portion of Ascension Parish. Small portions of neighboring parishes are also affected. As of 5:40 p.m., the Entergy website reported 20,981 homes andMore >>
A widespread power outage affected a large portion of Ascension Parish and part of EBR Parish Monday. More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 9:29 PM EDT2013-05-21 01:29:03 GMT
A Livingston man was shot after allegedly attacking a deputy Sunday.According to reports, Zebulun Kennedy, 25, charged the deputy, knocked him to the ground and continued attacking him. The deputy drewMore >>
A Livingston man was shot after allegedly attacking a deputy Sunday.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 3:33 PM EDT2013-05-20 19:33:45 GMT
Baton Rouge Police are looking for a suspect who allegedly killed a man in a fight.According to reports, Andres Gonzalez, 27, and Raphael Domino Jr., 39, were fighting at Club End Zone on Plank Rd. justMore >>
Baton Rouge Police are looking for a suspect who allegedly killed a man in a fight.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 2:01 AM EDT2013-05-21 06:01:07 GMT
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At least 51 have died in a storm the National Weather Service described as large and violent.More >>
At the corner of Plank Rd. and Scenic Highway sits a Chevron gas station. It's off I-110 near Memorial Stadium. Around 10 p.m.Sunday, a family stopped here to get gas. "Upon our arrival, we located threeMore >>
A man said he, his wife and his daughter were all punched because they were in the "wrong neighborhood" when they stopped to get gas at night. More >>
PHOENIX (CBS5) -
A Phoenix woman faces child abuse charges after police said she left her 6-year-old daughter at a Valley McDonald's on Tuesday.
Lucy Parra, 23, picked her daughter Everlyn up from Westwood Elementary school that afternoon and later dropped the first-grader off at the McDonald's at 2305 W. Bethany Home Rd., police said. When the youngster went inside, Parra drove off, according to officers. It was just before 8 p.m. Tuesday.
"She was just by herself, crying and crying," said Yesenia Bojorquez, a McDonald's employee who helped the little girl.
When Everlyn went back outside, she could not find her mother or her mom's car.
"She had said that her mom had left her so we came out here to check if her mom was outside. She said she couldn't see the car anymore, which she parked in the front," said Bojorquez.
The McDonald's employee said they cleaned the little girl up, comforted her in the office and fed her while the store manager called police. "She was really hungry. She said she had not ate all day since school lunch," Bojorquez said.
Parra had been released from the county's Tent City Jail hours earlier after a week's stay for driving on a suspended license, court paperwork stated.
Police were on the scene when Parra returned, looking for her daughter. McDonald's employees say it was about 40 minutes after she first left.
Family members tell CBS 5 Parra has a history of meth use. The 23-year-old is a mother of five children. Two of them live with their fathers and the grandmother is the legal guardian of two others, including Everlyn.
They are now in the care of Child Protective Services.
Parra's next court date is Nov. 28.
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