Daniel Edwards

December 26, 2018 - 8:01 pm
(WWL.com) Tangipahoa Parish Sheriffs have issued a $2,500 reward for information that leads to an arrest in a double homicide that took the life of a 42-year-old woman and a 13-year-old son in Independence Sunday night. Sheriff Daniel Edwards says the shooting was not a chance encounter. “The...
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November 29, 2018 - 5:12 pm
Tangipahoa Parish authorities say they believe the 3 pound baby boy found in the back of a Tickfaw garbage truck was likely a stillborn. Sheriff Daniel Edwards says they’re searching for the child’s mother, and have honed in on the likely dumping location after determining where the corpse was...
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March 02, 2018 - 2:51 pm
(AP) _ A transgender woman who said she was beaten and raped in a Louisiana jail has reached a settlement with the sheriff's office she sued last year. An order dismissing the woman's suit against Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards and members of his staff was filed Thursday. The former...
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February 20, 2018 - 7:04 am
(WWL.com) -- Three teens have been arrested in connection with two alleged social media threats made against Tangipahoa Parish Schools. Sheriff Daniel Edwards says a 17-year-old female and another juvenile are charged in spreading a post that said, “Don’t go to school Monday. A school shooting is...
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Chris Miller
February 19, 2018 - 2:31 pm
Social media posts that threatened some Tangipahoa parish schools resulted in arrests, according to Sheriff Daniel Edwards. Edwards says three people were arrested after the posts, made Sunday, prompted an investigation. The sheriff said one of the threats was considered credible. Deputies arrested...
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July 12, 2017 - 8:57 am
An Amite Walmart that was set on fire recently sustained over a million dollars in damage. That’s according to Sheriff Daniel Edwards, who says much of the damage was to the inventory in the store, not structural damage to the building. He says 45-year-old Larry Schouest of Hammond combined...
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April 13, 2017 - 5:18 pm
(WWL.com) -- Authorities are still not sure why a Vermillion Parish man set fire to a home killing an 89-year-old Ponchatoula woman who lived there. Tangipahoa Sheriff Daniel Edwards says 26-year-old Timothy Rouchon of Abbeville is currently being held in Livingston Parish on an unrelated charge...
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