Police confident they've found the body of Mickey Shunick

UPDATE: Officials tell us the body recovered from Evangeline Parish has been taken to the FACES lab here in Baton Rouge for identification. We’re told it could take a day or two to officially ID the remains.

Carjacker abandons vehicle during chase

At this hour, police are looking for a carjacker who led officers on a chase this morning in the MLK neighborhood.

BBB warns of employment scams

Louisiana's jobless rate is 7.5 percent, not the highest in the country, but a number that still leaves thousands of people scouring the classifieds every day. That means a bigger base of potential targets for scammers.

Country singer Randy Travis arrested on multiple charges

Country singer Randy Travis was arrested in Grayson County early Wednesday following a wreck in Tioga.

Police: Body discovered in Evangeline Parish

Cpl. Paul Mouton with the Lafayette Police Department has confirmed that a body was discovered this morning in Evangeline Parish, but they will not say whether it is that of Mickey Shunick.

Loughner pleads guilty to 19 counts in Tucson, Arizona, mass shooting

Jared Lee Loughner, the alleged gunman in last year's mass shooting outside an Arizona supermarket in Tucson that killed six persons and wounded then-U.S. Rep.

Man accused of kidnapping faces new charges

Eddie Jackson, convicted this past week in the kidnapping of Tracy Winslow and arson of her car, is facing new charges today, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Former Webster Parish deputy coroner arrested for stealing more than $93,000

Earlier this year, detectives assigned to The Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations began an investigation into an alleged theft of public funds from the Webster Parish Coroner’s Office at the request of the Webster Parish Distr

Fugitive literally runs from Shreveport police into county jail

A Shreveport fugitive who had been wanted for two years literally ran to jail Tuesday.

Footage of dog tossed over shelter fence causes uproar on Facebook

Video footage showing a Baton Rouge man tossing a dog over the fence at a local shelter is circulating social media platforms. Many in Baton Rouge are outraged by the images and the shelter hopes the public will help identify the man.