|Posted on 12/17/2018 11:01:00 AM.|
Two brothers are behind bars after a weekend shooting that left two victims dead in Lafourche Parish. Sheriff’s Detectives arrested 34-year-old Kerry Alexander and 28-year-old Jerrell Alexander, both of Raceland, on Saturday night. Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Lt. Brennan Matherne said the suspects entered the garage wearing all black clothing and camouflage masks.
|Murder, Crime, Raceland, Lafourche Parish, St. Charles Parish, Mugshot|
|Posted on 12/13/2018 12:33:00 PM.|
Baton Rouge Police say the 18-year-old son of Alton Sterling has been arrested and faces a charge of first-degree rape. Cameron Sterling is accused of taking a child into a bedroom, locking the door, then raping the 8-year-old boy he was babysitting last weekend. Sgt. L’Jean McKneely said a relative made contact with authorities.
|Cameron Sterling, Rape, Alton Sterling, Baton Rouge, BRPD, Mugshot|
|Posted on 12/3/2018 12:45:00 PM.|
After law enforcement made the discovery of more than a dozen horses that all appeared to be emaciated on her property in Lockport, the Lafourche Humane Society President, Pamela George and fellow property owner John Gautreaux, have been arrested and charged with animal cruelty. Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Lt. Brennan Matherne said the investigation began in early November.
|Lafourche, Human Society, Animal Cruelty, Mugshot|
|Posted on 11/27/2018 12:41:00 PM.|
The West Monroe Police Department have arrested a person of interest during the course of a suspicious death investigation. 31-year-old Shomari Clemons is facing charges of mutilating, disinterring the human remains of his grandmother. Sgt. CJ Beck says Clemons appears to have made cuts to one of the body’s arms.
|West Monroe, Mugshot, Shomari Clemons, WMPD|
|Posted on 10/11/2018 4:06:00 PM.|
State Police have arrested a Baton Rouge man after he threatened to kill troopers and other law enforcement officers during a traffic stop. 42-year-old Melvin Amar, Jr. was pulled over when he was observed driving a pickup truck with no tag and he was not wearing a seatbelt. Trooper Bryan Lee says during the course of the stop, Amar started making threats.
"At one point, he pointed his finger at the trooper, gesturing as if he had a gun and told the trooper that he would shoot him, making shooting gestures with his hand," said Lee.
|Louisiana State Police, Baton Rouge, Mugshot|
|Posted on 9/25/2018 12:20:00 PM.|
Former soldier Ryan Taylor of New Llano has been sentenced to over 11 years in prison for manufacturing and detonating a chemical weapon at a Fort Polk training area. US Attorney David Joseph says a device containing chlorine gas exploded in the Kisatchie National Forest in April 2017. He says two responding soldiers who inhaled the chlorine gas had their military careers end because of the damage to their bodies.
|Ft. Polk, Mugshot, Chemical Weapon, Vernon Parish, Military|