The man accused of fatally shooting two men, his fiancée’s father and a Baton Rouge police officer, on April 26 entered a plea to charges relating to their deaths during an arraignment hearing Friday, Oct. 23.
Kentro Taylor was apprehended in Champaign, Illinois by local authorities. Investigators believe that Taylor is connected in the death of Jason Johnson, along with injuring two other individuals on September 6.
A January fourth trial date has been set for East Baton Rouge Parish school board member Connie Bernard related to the leak of an explicit video in which she appeared to be involved in a physical and verbal dispute with a teenager on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018.
The video, which police have refused to release publicly, only added to persistent questions about Ronald Greene’s death, such as why State Police initially blamed it on a car crash and why they waited more than a year to discipline one of the responding officers.
A member of the leadership team for the West Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce is on a leave of absence from the organization after being arrested at the U.S.–Mexico border on drug charges Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020.
Profanity laced audio obtained by WAFB appears to reveal a member of law enforcement discussing use of force against a black man in a case that has prompted cries of a coverup in Louisiana’s law enforcement community.
Kris Ford, who starred on the reality TV show “Sons of Guns,” has been charged with domestic abuse battery after multiple videos allegedly show him pushing, slapping, and choking a woman while threatening her life.