investigators said a man has been arrested and charged with arson in connection
with a house fire early Thursday morning.
Rouge Fire Department reported Eric Dickerson, 25, of Baton Rouge, is charged
with aggravated arson, terrorizing and violation of a protective order.
said the arrest stems from a house fire on Lorraine Street. Responding
firefighters found a small fire at the front door of the home and quickly put
to BRFD, the three people inside at the time made it out safely without any
said they later connected Dickerson to the fire. He was booked into the East
Baton Rouge Parish Prison on the above charges.
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As people head outside to enjoy the summer weather, many will wind up with an unplanned side trip to the Emergency Room.
One man is injured after a shooting that took place in Gardere Monday afternoon.
Deputies have in custody a man, who they say, ran over his wife with his vehicle and left her unresponsive in a driveway.
A man was arrested after opening fire on deputies and fleeing into a wooded area of Kentwood Monday afternoon.
Residents in Port Allen gathered Monday for a somber ceremony, pausing to honor the lives of those who paid the ultimate price for their country.
The MS Bureau of Investigation confirms eight people were shot and killed overnight in Lincoln County. One of those dead includes a Lincoln County deputy.
Investigators have arrested a 24-year-old man who they say choked a 14-year-old girl after she refused to have sex with him.
The identities of the victims, as well as the conditions of those who survived, were not immediately available.
A man buried his 6-month old grandson almost two weeks ago. Monday, he went to the cemetery to put flowers on the grave and discovered something disturbing.