Saturday, May 18 2013 11:59 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:59:26 GMT
A man was shot in the leg Saturday night inside of BREC's Hooper Road Park, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not considered life-threatening. The victim told investigatorsMore >>
A man was shot in the leg Saturday night inside of BREC's Hooper Road Park, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not considered life-threatening. More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:41 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:41:51 GMT
The director of the East Baton Rouge Companion Animal Alliance admits her city-parish shelter messed up big time Friday."We take full responsibility," Beth Brewster, CAA director "CAA takes full responsibilityMore >>
The director of the East Baton Rouge Companion Animal Alliance admits her city-parish shelter messed up big time Friday.More >>
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The rifle is precision guided with "lock and launch" technology similar to a fighter jet.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 9:39 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:39:50 GMT
A 12-year-old boy accidentally shot his 8-year-old brother in the shoulder Saturday afternoon, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not life-threatening. The accidentMore >>
A 12-year-old boy accidentally shot his 8-year-old brother in the shoulder Saturday afternoon.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 >>
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -
30-year-old man was sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to
Crain of Denham Springs pleaded guilty to one count each of simple burglary and
simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling. He was sentenced to 10 years for each
count, to be served consecutively.
Springs Police Department reported it was contacted about a burglary in June
and Crain was identified as a suspect.
investigating the crime found part of a rubber glove that did not belong to the
homeowner. Detectives collected the glove and tested it for any possible DNA
checked pawn shops throughout the area and the next month got word from a
business owner that Crain had tried to sell several pieces of jewelry. Police
said they were able to confirm some of the jewelry had been stolen.
actually in jail on a separate burglary charge at that point. Investigators
questioned him at the Livingston Parish Detention Center. They said he
confessed to the June burglary.
the crime Crain was in jail for happened on July 6. The victims told
authorities someone had broken a window to get into their home and took $14,000
worth of merchandise. Police reported catching up to him at the "We Buy
Gold" in Walker.
he had some of the stolen property on him, including a medication bottle that
had been prescribed to the victim.
Attorney Scott Perrilloux said some of the people burglarized gave victim
impact statements before Crain's sentencing.