Saturday, May 18 2013 9:58 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:58:17 GMT
JEFF AMYAssociated PressLouisiana's unemployment rate rose in April for the fourth straight month, as fewer people reported having work. While the labor force was basically flat, according to the federalMore >>
Louisiana's unemployment rate rose in April for the fourth straight month, as fewer people reported having work.More >>
HAMMOND, LA (WAFB) -
said two men have been arrested and five others are wanted after an elderly man
was beaten in his own home and robbed.
Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said Craig Smith, 23, of Amite and Jovaughn
"Von" Jackson, 17, of Hammond were taken into custody.
incident happened on Simpson Place in Hammond around 10 p.m. on Nov. 4.
Daniel Edwards said a 71-year-old man was attacked when he pulled into his
grabbed him, drug him into his home and beat him.
said one of the suspects held him at gunpoint while the others ransacked the
was beaten more and sprayed with mace before the suspects drove off in the
reported the car was later found burned on the side of Mason Road in
Jackson were booked on the following charges:
are still searching for the following suspects:
Smith, 21, of Amite
"TD" Smith, 21, of Amite
Williams, 20, of Loranger
Fletcher, 20, of Ponchatoula
"Gator" or "Puddy" Smith, 27, of Independence
said they face the same charges as the other two men and there could be
additional charges filed.
Tuesday, May 14 2013 12:47 PM EDT2013-05-14 16:47:12 GMT
HOUSTON (KHOU/CBS) – Neighbors near a prostitution sting said customers came so often they affected the flow of traffic. Two juveniles were among the female sex workers, and more than 100 other peopleMore >>
Vice officers made dozens of arrests in the last two weeks during an operation they called the Bissonet Initiative, named for the street the sting took place.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:22 AM EDT2013-05-20 15:22:32 GMT
(RNN) - Tornadoes have touched down in Oklahoma and Kansas, leaving a trail of damage.There are no reports of fatalities or injuries, but homes and businesses are damaged in Witchita, KS and outside ofMore >>
A tornado outbreak in the Midwest caused heavy damage to homes and businesses and one death has been reported in Oklahoma. More >>