|Posted on 2/16/2018 2:45:00 PM.|
The Baton Rouge police officer shot by a man described as mentally ill left the hospital today. Doctors say he should fully recover. Cpl. Shane Totty was admitted Sunday night after sustaining a gunshot wound from Eugene Thomas Jr. Sgt. L’Jean McKneely says the department is thrilled Totty is home.
"He actually was shot in the face. Had a bullet travel through the side of his face. He's very fortunate to be here and we're just thankful everything worked out."
|Shane Totty, L'Jean McKneely, Eugene Thomas Jr|
|Posted on 9/15/2017 12:34:00 PM.|
The principal wanted by Baton Rouge police after allegedly locking a 5-year-old in a closet has turned himself in to authorities. Sgt. L’Jean McKneely says 31-year-old Shafeeq Deen has been charged with cruelty to a juvenile and false imprisonment.
|L'Jean McKneely, Safeeq Deen, Laurel Oaks Charter School|
|Posted on 8/10/2017 11:30:00 AM.|
Baton Rouge Police have made an arrest in the fatal armed robbery that cost a Tennessee truck driver his life. Sgt. L’Jean McKneely says they identified the suspect, 18-year-old Landry Carter, from his involvement in other robberies.
|L'Jean McKneely, Landry Carter, BRPD, Keith Odom|
|Posted on 7/5/2017 5:51:00 PM.|
On the one year anniversary of the shooting death of Alton Sterling, seven people were arrested during a protest at Baton Rouge Police Headquarters.
|Alton Sterling, Baton Rouge Police, L'Jean McKneely, |
|Posted on 6/29/2017 2:07:00 PM.|
The state Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control suspends the license of Reggie’s Bar near the LSU campus following a sting operation by Baton Rouge Police. Sgt. L’Jean McKneely says officers patrolled Tigerland after learning of fights that were taking place in the parking lot of the strip of bars.
|L'Jean McKneely, BRPD, Reggie's Bar, Tigerland|
|Posted on 5/15/2017 11:11:00 AM.|
Just days before graduation, a McKinley High School senior was fatally shot, and authorities are looking for the gunman. Cpl. L’Jean McKneely with the Baton Rouge Police Department says they received a call of shots fired around 2 a.m. Friday. He says officers found 18-year-old Bryant Lee when they arrived.
|L'Jean McKneely, Bryant Lee, McKinley High School, |
|Posted on 1/11/2017 12:33:00 PM.|
A 27-year-old mother was shot multiple times, while answering the door of her home in Scotlandville last night, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department. Sgt. L’Jean McKneely says Robyn Hale was transported to a local hospital, where she died overnight. He says Hale was not home alone.
|BRPD, L'Jean McKneely, Robyn Hale|
|Posted on 12/30/2016 11:21:00 AM.|
An arrest has been made in a brutal 2015 double slaying in Baton Rouge that claimed the lives of two young women from Texas. BRPD Sgt. L’Jean McKneely says 26-year-old Jonathan Robertson was in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on an unrelated attempted robbery charge. He says while Robertson was incarcerated, they were able to secure the weapon he had at the time of his arrest.
|L'Jean McKneely, BRPD, Johnathan Robertson|
|Posted on 11/17/2016 12:39:00 PM.|
The Baton Rouge Police Department arrests a woman for allegedly attempting to kill her 8 year old son by slitting his throat. Cpl L'Jean McKneely says the suspect, 40-year-old Gloria Ross, grabbed a kitchen knife as her kids were getting ready for school, and approached the young victim.
|Baton Rouge Police Department, attempted murder, mother, gloria ross, jesus told her to, l'jean mckneely|
|Posted on 11/16/2016 10:04:00 AM.|
An infant is in critical condition and a mother is facing charges following an accidental shooting in a vehicle. Baton Rouge Police Cpl. L’Jean McKneely says 23-year-old Crystal Kinchen of Baton Rouge left two small children unattended in a parked car with a handgun.
|L'Jean McKneely, Crystal Kinchen, BRPD|
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