|Posted on 7/20/2017 5:26:00 AM.|
A man rushing his pregnant wife to the hospital missed the birth of his child after being arrested in Rapides Parish. Creola Police Chief Heath Landry says one of his officers clocked a vehicle doing 108 in a 55 mph speed zone. He says the officer witnessed more dangerous driving as he attempted to pull over Zak Evans.
|Heath Landry, Zak Evans, Rapides Parish, arrest|
|Posted on 1/31/2017 2:46:00 PM.|
14 individuals have been arrested after an extensive burglary investigation by the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office. Capt. Tommy Carnline says each time a search warrant was conducted, it led detectives to find more information or the recovery of stolen property. He says the suspects were part of a huge burglary ring.
|Rapides Parish, Tommy Carnline, burglary ring|
|Posted on 7/11/2016 11:44:00 AM.|
A 15 month old child that went missing overnight in Rapides Parish was located hours later in a briar patch across the street from the Tioga home. Lt. Tommy Carnline with the sheriff's office says they were called to the residence around 7:30 this morning, and the search lasted less than an hour.
|15-month-old child, rapides parish, tommy carnline|
|Posted on 4/26/2016 11:03:00 AM.|
A 17-year-old is under arrest after making threats online involving the Alexandria Senior High School prom. Rapides Parish Lt. Tommy Carnline says investigators believed an incident could take place at the prom and discovered a fake internet social media account. Carline says evidence found led them to arrest Adrian Ray of Alexandria at his home.
|Alexandria Senior High School, prom, Rapides Parish, Tommy Carnline, Adrian Ray|
|Posted on 3/28/2016 12:53:00 PM.|
Four more parishes have been added to the Presidential Disaster Declaration, which means victims of the historic flooding in these parishes are eligible for federal assistance. One of those parishes is Rapides and their homeland security director Sonya Wiley-Gremillion says 60 homes were flooded along the Red River.
|Sonya Wiley-Gremillion, Rapides Parish, disaster declaration|
|Posted on 2/11/2016 1:10:00 PM.|
After an identity hearing in California today, a judged has ruled Frank Selas is former Monroe TV personality “Mr. Wonder” who is accused of committing sex crimes in Louisiana in the 70s. Lt. Tommy Carnline with the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office says now the process of getting Selas back to Louisiana begins.
|Frank Selas, Mr. Wonder, Rapides Parish, Tommy Carnline|
|Posted on 11/2/2015 12:08:00 PM.|
Rapides Parish continues to clean up after severe weather ripped through the area over the weekend. Rapides Parish Sheriff's Lt. Tommy Carnline says a tornado touched down Saturday morning in the Elmer community that caused some damage.
|Louisiana, weather, tornado, Rapides Parish, Elmer, Tommy Carnline|
|Posted on 10/8/2015 10:16:00 AM.|
The Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office is mourning the loss of one of its deputy who was killed in an off-duty crash involving a juvenile driver. 32-year-old Deputy Troy Verheyden was killed in the Tuesday night crash in Deville.
|Rapides Parish, Sheriff's Office, fatal crash, Tony Verheyden, Tommy Carnline|
|Posted on 9/24/2015 10:44:00 AM.|
Alexandria Representative Lance Harris has been re-elected to his state House seat after his lone opponent withdrew from next month's election. The Secretary of State's Office reports that Vivian Brossett of Boyce dropped out of the race for the District 25 House seat.
|Louisiana, House of Representatives, District 25, Lance Harris, Vivian Brossett, Rapides Parish, Alexandria|
|Posted on 7/29/2015 10:21:00 AM.|
The Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested a Deville mother accused of filing a false kidnapping report. Lt. Tommy Carnline says 24-year-old Ashley Ballard reported the incident happened as she was walking down the road with her four children.
|Rapides Parish, Sheriff's Office, Deville, kidnapping, false report, Ashley Ballard, Tommy Carnline|
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