Escape

SJBSO
Thomas Perumean
July 09, 2019 - 3:33 pm
A man charged with second degree murder of his brother, found incompetant to stand trial and placed in a mental institution, has disappeared. Jermaine Diggs left the facility he was housed at to go to a court ordered psychiatric appointment on Tulane Avenue June 26 and never returned. In July 2006...
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PPSO
Thomas Perumean
May 22, 2019 - 8:51 am
A quest for freedom turns into a wild ride in a stolen race car... Tuesday afternoon 42-year-old inmate Herman Turlich was in Parish court on F. Edward Hebert Boulevard in Belle Chasse to stand on a charge of simple burglary. Turlich was able to give the courthouse security detail the slip and...
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Don Ames
July 14, 2018 - 10:44 am
The Audubon Zoo in New Orleans was closed Saturday morning, after a jaguar escaped its exhibit. The animal managed to attack and kill six other animals before it was sedated with a tranquilizer dart. Audubon officials say the adult male jaguar escaped its habitat around 7:20 a.m. Saturday. The zoo...
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