Slidell

Jim Hanzo
April 16, 2018 - 3:28 pm
Slidell police have made 4 arrests following an undercover operation at local “massage parlors” in Slidell. The undercover operation was conducted due to complaints of criminal behavior occurring inside of several massage parlors in the Slidell area. The investigation concluded that the massage...
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Jim Hanzo
April 13, 2018 - 10:51 am
A Slidell-area man is in jail following a road-rage incident that occurred in the car line at a local school yesterday afternoon. 32-year-old Tyronne Causey, 229 Foxbriar St., Slidell, was arrested after he allegedly threatened another parent with a handgun while they were waiting to pick up...
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Jim Hanzo
April 11, 2018 - 11:39 am
St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives have arrested a Slidell man for cruelty to a juvenile after his infant son sustained severe injuries while in his care. Cops were called to 4141 Walnut Street just before 6 p.m. yesterday, to find a 3-month-old on a bed unresponsive, bubbling at the mouth and...
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Chris Miller
March 06, 2018 - 3:57 pm
The Slidell Police Department is investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy found in a swimming pool. Police say Timothy Brooks' father found his son in the pool last night shortly before 6:00 p.m. The child was pronounced dead at an area hospital. Authorities say the death appears to be...
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February 28, 2018 - 9:35 pm
Shortly after practicing a school lockdown drill, students at Pope John Paul II Catholic High School were faced with the real thing. This morning, Slidell Police were dispatched to 1901 Jaguar Drive (Pope John Paul II) in reference to a suspicious object. During the mock lockdown drill, 18-year-old...
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February 07, 2018 - 8:55 am
(AP) _ The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued four people from a downed plane in Louisiana. A U.S. Coast Guard release says four people were traveling in the Piper PA-34 twin-engine plane from the Louisiana towns of Slidell to Patterson on Tuesday when the plane began to run low on fuel. Authorities say...
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Chris Miller
January 29, 2018 - 12:15 pm
Imagine buying a new flat screen TV just in time of the Super Bowl, only to find out it's a fake -- not a fake brand-name, or anything like that, but a fake TV. Undercover cops working the parade route in Slidell Sunday were asked to investigate some suspicious activity, and found two men loading...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 29, 2018 - 7:40 am
Alabama Football Coach Nick Saban can dance? Well, you be the judge. The man known for being dry and very serious in his interviews and public persona put on his dancing shoes during a recruiting trip to Louisiana. Saban was on visit to see Slidell's Eddie Smith, a three-star high school cornerback...
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Don Ames
January 26, 2018 - 7:07 am
We get our first taste of Carnival in the New Orleans area this weekend, weather permitting. There are activities specifically for kids, and others specifically for adults. Mardi Gras Guide publisher, Arthur Hardy, says the whole family can enjoy a full weekend of parades on the Northshore this...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 12, 2018 - 9:05 pm
Cops today released crime stats for the past year in Slidell. "We are proud to report that, overall, crime in down 17.2%," Slidell Police Chief Randy Fandal said in a news release. The Chief says he is proud of the numbers. He noted, though, "There is always room for improvement. We are seeing an...
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