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Jim Hanzo
October 31, 2019 - 9:38 am
Louisiana State Police has some tips to keep your kids safe as you head out into the cold tonight for some trick-or-treating. To start, Trooper Taylor Scrantz says make your kids wear wristbands with your cellphone number just in case they get lost and make sure they are visible to drivers. “There...
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Jim Hanzo
October 18, 2019 - 8:40 am
Two people have been taken to the hospital after a shooting occurred at Grambling State University. According to a statement form the university, it's reported that authorities responded to an on-campus shooting early this morning at the Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. The statement said that...
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Jim Hanzo
October 06, 2019 - 5:31 pm
Louiaina State Police are investigating a fatality crash that killed a motorcyclist. It happened on LA 308 near the T-Bois Bridge in Larose just before 6:30 Sunday morning and took the life of 31-year-old Brennan Louque. The preliminary investigation revealed Louque was traveling south on LA 308 on...
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Jim Hanzo
September 13, 2019 - 2:18 pm
Two people were killed in a fiery crash that happened on I-12 just after noon today. The crash involved two 18-wheelers and an SUV, about ten miles west of Hammond. Thick black smoke could be seen billowing out from at least one vehicle on fire I-12 eastbound re-opened about 4 p.m. The westbound...
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August 14, 2019 - 9:21 pm
Although medicinal marijuana is now legal in Louisiana, it's still against the law to drive while under the influence of a substance, even if you have a prescription. State Police Lt. Nick Manale says you can be charged a DWI under any type of impairment that causes a driver to operate their...
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Jim Hanzo
August 04, 2019 - 5:08 pm
State police say a single-vehicle fatality crash took the life of a 16-year-old in Terrebonne Parish. Makayla Gregoire of Houma was killed in the crash that happened just before 1 a.m. Sunday morning. It happened on LA 57 near Canebreak Avenue. The preliminary investigation revealed 35-year-old...
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Jim Hanzo
July 08, 2019 - 9:42 am
Have you noticed the Louisiana State Police Dodge Chargers with the harder to see, reflective sliver lettering on the interstate lately? They have been getting a lot of attention on social media as more people get pulled over and ticketed by so-called 'Ghost Troopers' and state police in unmarked...
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Jim Hanzo
July 07, 2019 - 5:34 pm
A fatal crash on the Interstate 55 bridge took the life of an unrestrained driver. The accident happened northbound just north of Manchac in Tangipahoa Parish and involved a 2008 Nissan Maxima. According to police, for reasons still under investigation, the Maxima stopped in the left lane. While...
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Jim Hanzo
June 06, 2019 - 3:55 pm
Louisiana State Police arrested a man for pointing a gun at a passing motorists. The incident happened on I-12 Westbound in Hammond yesterday. A motorists noticed a 2007 Dodge Dart driving recklessly. When the motorists pulled up along side the vehicle the driver allegedly pointed a pistol at the...
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Jim Hanzo
May 01, 2019 - 9:30 pm
Louisiana State Troopers with the Criminal Investigations Division-Houma Office (CID) arrested a man who was wanted in the state of Maine for felony theft. Authorities were contacted by the Maine State Police (MSP) in reference to an active investigation involving felony theft. The suspect, 45-year...
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