|Posted on 1/17/2017 4:53:00 PM.|
The man who was shot and killed by a Slidell homeowner when he was apparently acting erratic in the front yard of the residence was on a severe amount of cough syrup. That's according to St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Randy Smith. He says the shooter, 24-year-old Shane Hicks, told deputies that he was inside his home when he heard a loud noise outside.
(pictured: old mugshot of Flores; source: TPSO)
|seth flores, shane hicks, slidell, randy smith|
|Posted on 12/20/2016 11:56:00 AM.|
The ACLU of Louisiana is suing the City of Slidell to block a panhandling permit requirement. Executive Director Marjorie Esman says Slidell residents have to register with police to engage in their First Amendment right to ask others for money.
|Marjorie Esman, ACLU, panhandling, Slidell|
|Posted on 9/13/2016 10:36:00 AM.|
Louisiana State Police has arrested a Slidell man on 500 counts of Possession of Child Pornography. Trooper Dustin Dwight says 73-year-old Lanier Lively was sharing pornographic files involving juveniles over the internet. He says after executing a search warrant of his house, authorities found massive amounts of suspected child pornography.
|Slidell, State Police, child pornography, Dustin Dwight, Lanier Lively|
|Posted on 7/17/2015 2:21:00 AM.|
The state department of transportation says there's the potential for more traffic delays in the Slidell area as a result of lane closures on Interstate 10.
DOTD Spokesperson Rodney Mallett says a lane on westbound I-10, near the Louisiana welcome center, will be closed at 6 PM on Friday and will reopen on Monday afternoon. He says travelers heading on I-10 east in that area will face morning and nighttime closures.
|DOTD, Slidell, St. Tammany Parish, Rodney Mallett, I-10|
|Posted on 6/30/2015 10:41:00 AM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
Wal-Mart has apologized for making a cake at its Slidell store with the ISIS flag on it after denying a man's request to design one with the Confederate flag. Chuck Netzhammer originally ordered a "Heritage Not Hate" Confederate flag cake, but the bakery did not honor the request.
|wal-mart, slidell, ISIS cake, Confederate flag, chuck netzhammer|
|Posted on 2/26/2015 12:23:00 PM.|
Two Slidell residents have been arrested after they allegedly forced a one-year-old to drink beer. Slidell police detective Daniel Seuzenau says the child's grandfather noticed signs of abuse.
"So we opened up an investigation and discovered that Brett Flower, who is the boyfriend of the mother, Krysten Verdin, was pouring beer down the child's throat."
|Slidell, one-year-old, beer, Krysten Verdin, Brett Flower|
|Posted on 8/14/2014 10:24:00 AM.|
A Slidell woman has been charged with medicaid fraud after she allegedly used her dead sister's name to receive medical treatment at Slidell Memorial Hospital. Slidell Police detective Daniel Seuzeneu says hospital officials became aware of 26-year-old Diondre Jones' scam after her false name was entered into the computer.
|Daniel Seuzeneau, Diondre Jones, slidell|
|Posted on 7/18/2014 7:14:00 AM.|
|The Slidell Police Department has made an arrest in the strange case of a man who stole a company check to pay for a prostitute while at work. Detective Daniel Seuzeneau says the store manager was investigating a missing company check when he made the discovery. Seuzeneau says video surveillance cameras caught the whole thing.|
|charles west, prostitute, slidell, daniel seuzeneau|
|Posted on 3/5/2014 7:00:00 PM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
As friends and family stood by in tears, Authorities with the New Orleans Police Department and the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's office confirmed Wednesday evening that they'd recovered the car and body of Hayley Howard. The vehicle was pulled from water near the I-10 Twin Spans around Irish Bayou where the Slidell girl's phone was last pinged at 6am Saturday morning.
|hayley howard, new orleans, slidell, UNO, University of New Orleans|
|Posted on 8/21/2013 8:42:00 AM.|
Civil Liberties Union says the Slidell Police Department is violating the constitution by arresting individuals who beg random citizens for money. Louisiana ACLU executive director Marjorie Esman says panhandling is a legally protected activity.
|ACLU, Slidell, Marjorie Esman|