Friday, May 24 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-25 03:45:03 GMT
Officers are on the scene of a deadly shooting in East Feliciana Parish. There is very little information right now, but we're told it happened around 4 p.m. at a home on Highway 10, near Smith Road, justMore >>
Investigators have arrested a suspect in a murder that happened on Friday afternoon in a small community near Clinton.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 9:24 PM EDT2013-05-25 01:24:18 GMT
Concealed weapon permits are popular certain parts of Louisiana, though some of locations may surprise you. Louisiana Department of Public Safety officials gave a report to state legislators detailingMore >>
Concealed weapon permits are popular in certain parts of Louisiana, though some locations may surprise you.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 4:17 PM EDT2013-05-24 20:17:05 GMT
Police say a motorcyclist in West Ashley had to tip his bike over to the side in order to get rid of a drunk woman who had hopped into the rear seat. On Thursday at 8:50 a.m., a man on a motorcycle approachedMore >>
Police say a motorcyclist had to tip his bike over to the side in order to get rid of a drunk woman who had hopped into the rear seat.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 6:45 PM EDT2013-05-23 22:45:01 GMT
(WMC-TV) - A baby fights to survive at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital in critical condition after being hit by an SUV with his mother behind the wheel, according to police. An orange circle marks the pointMore >>
A baby fights to survive at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital in critical condition after being hit by an SUV with his mother behind the wheel, according to police.More >>
WAFB congratulates our areas shining stars. It's the Best of the Class - 2013.More >>
As another school year ends, WAFB wants to congratulate our areas shining stars. It's the Best of the Class - 2013.More >>
Jonathan Burton joined WTOC News Team in January 2013 as a multimedia journalist covering the Low Country. He is very excited to be a part of an award-winning news team, and to be in one of the most beautiful places of the country.
Jonathan comes to WTOC from Lexington, Ken., where he worked as a multimedia reporter and assignment editor for WTVQ, an ABC affiliate. Prior to WTVQ, Jonathan worked as an assignment editor for News 8 in New Haven, Conn., and he was a beat reporter for The Middletown Press in Middletown, Conn.
Jonathan is no stranger to Georgia. He graduated from Washington County High School, in Sandersville, Ga., in 2006. He earned a bachelor degree in journalism and a minor in communications from Southern Connecticut State University. While at SCSU, Jonathan worked for the student run newspaper as a reporter and advertisement manager, and for the television station SCSUTV as a reporter and anchor.
He has interned for News 8, The New Haven Register and Walt Disney World.
When Jonathan is not out looking for stories in the Lowcountry, he enjoys hanging with friends, visiting the beaches, participating in poetry readings, writing and spending time with family.
He is always looking to meet new people and hearing their stories. If you have a news tip or just want to say hello, email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, follow him on Twitter.