|Posted on 8/30/2017 10:26:00 AM.|
Calcasieu Parish officials say they dodged a bullet when Tropical Storm Harvey made a second landfall on the western Louisiana coast. Sheriff Tony Mancuso says while the western side of the parish did get a lot of rain overnight, it wasn’t enough to cause major widespread flooding.
|Tony Mancuso, Tropical Storm Harvey, Calcasieu Parish, flooding|
|Posted on 8/15/2017 12:11:00 PM.|
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has made two arrests in the case of the brutal murder of 22-year-old Dustin Hammons of Houston who was found in a field in Starks on August 2nd. Sheriff Tony Mancuso said they found out that the victim was last seen with the two suspects, 22-year-old Ashlyn Brown and 45-year-old Boyd "Lurch" Hagood, both of Baytown, Texas.
|calcasieu parish sheriff's office, tony mancuso, ashlyn brown, lurch hagood, baytown|
|Posted on 7/24/2017 3:04:00 PM.|
Calcasieu Parish authorities have made an arrest in a 2009 cold case. The body of 19-year-old Sierra Bouzigard was found on the side of the road in November of 2009, and police have been searching for a suspect ever since. Sheriff Tony Mancuso says they used phenotyping technology to create a suspect profile from DNA found on the victim, which led to today’s arrest of 31-year-old Blake Russell.
|Tony Mancuso, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, Sierra Bouzigard, Blake A Russell|
|Posted on 6/21/2017 10:54:00 AM.|
|Southwest Louisiana residents are gearing up for Tropical Storm Cindy to make landfall near the Texas-Louisiana border tomorrow. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso says they’ve moved boats and high water vehicles to both sides of the river in preparation for the storm. He says they’re as prepared as they can be.|
|Tony Mancuso, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, Tropical Storm Cindy|
|Posted on 5/18/2017 2:54:00 PM.|
Two arrests have been made after a 7-year-old at Moss Bluff Elementary School was accidentally shot when a child brought a gun to school. Authorities say the gun fell out of the child’s backpack, and another child picked it up causing it to fire, hitting another student.
|Tony Mancuso, Michael Lane Dugas, Jake Adam Dugas|
|Posted on 4/25/2017 11:53:00 AM.|
Two individuals from Orange, Texas have been arrested and one is still on the loose after allegedly tying up an elderly Starks man for hours and stealing his guns, cell phone and wallet. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso says the victim was discovered when a food delivery showed up at his home.
|Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, Tony Mancuso, Thomas Henson, Lea Pence, Michael Helmer|
|Posted on 5/17/2016 2:00:00 PM.|
An elderly couple was stabbed by a 17-year-old in the driveway of their home in Calcasieu Parish. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso says 69-year-old Robert Anderson is deceased, and his wife 57-year-old Rita Anderson is in critical condition at a local hospital. Mancuso says Antonieo Smith of Sulphur attacked the couple as they were coming home. Mancuso says Smith knew the Andersons.
|Tony Mancuso, Calcasieu Parish, Antonieo Smith, Robert Anderson, Rita Anderson|
|Posted on 4/28/2016 11:37:00 AM.|
Two people are dead after a shootout involving a police officer in the small southwest Louisiana town of Carlylss. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso says his officers were responding to a 911 call for an armed robbery when they got another call from a man saying people were running through his field close to the location of the burglary. Mancuso says deputies met the individuals in the field.
|Tony Mancuso, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office|
|Posted on 8/31/2015 3:47:00 PM.|
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s office has made an arrest in connection with the murder of a Stark man. Sheriff Tony Mancuso says 33-year-old Jody Barlow was found dead in a wooded area from gunshot wounds. Mancuso says Zachary Bench has been booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with second degree murder, armed robbery and obstruction of justice.
|Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's office, Tony Mancuso, Zachary Bench, Jody Barlow|
|Posted on 8/26/2015 4:11:00 PM.|
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office says accused cop killer Kevin Daigle has additionally been charged with murder in the death of the man he was living with at the time.
|kevin daigle, blake brewer, calcasieu parish sheriff's office, tony mancuso, steven vincent|
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