St. John the Baptist Parish

Chris Miller
May 08, 2018 - 8:53 pm
Louisiana State Police are looking into claims a judge in St. John the Baptist Parish sexaully assaulted a teenage girl, according to The New Orleans Advocate . The publication reports the girl, a friend of Judge Jeff Perilloux's daughter, told authorities that Perilloux slid his fingers into her...
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Jim Hanzo
May 08, 2018 - 4:45 pm
State Police are investigating a St. John the Baptist Parish Judge for allegedly sexually assaulting a 15 year old friend of his daughter's during a family trip to Destin, according to the New Orleans Advocate. The girl told police that Judge Jeff Perilloux slipped his fingers inside her bathing...
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Jim Hanzo
December 02, 2017 - 11:48 am
Louisiana State Police Troop B Troopers last night arrested 34-year-old Javon Gomez of Reserve in the fatal hit and run crash in St. John the Baptist Parish that killed Eugene Webber III. The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office received information from a citizen regarding the whereabouts...
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November 08, 2017 - 8:40 am
LAPLACE, La. (AP) -- Authorities say a 14-year-old boy who's accused of shooting his 15-year-old friend with a stolen gun has been arrested. The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office says the older boy was shot once in the chest Monday and taken to a hospital, where he's listed in stable...
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Chris Miller
October 05, 2017 - 2:51 pm
Officials in St. John the Baptist Parish declared a state of emergency today as the region prepares for potential Hurricane Nate. Voluntary evacuations have been recommended in areas north of the LaPlace I-55 off ramp, including Frenier, Peavine, and Manchac. A statement from the parish says a...
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A cop has been hurt in a crash on the I-10 heading from Kenner to LaPlace. It happened shortly before 6:00am. The St. John the Baptist Parish sheriff's deputy had been assisting with a crash on I-10 West near I-55. He went to his police car to get a first aid kit and we leaning into the vehicle,...
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Chris Miller
April 19, 2017 - 3:50 pm
The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office says two dead men were found less than half-a-mile apart in the span of about an hour this morning. Around 7:00 a.m., a passerby reported a man in a ditch in the 500 block of West Second Street, said officials. "EMS on the scene requested the coroner...
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Chris Miller
March 30, 2017 - 6:00 am
Around 8:00 tonight, Louisiana state troopers and St. John the Baptist Parish sheriff's deputies will be running a DWI checkpoint -- a so-called "no refusal" checkpoint, where anyone arrested will give a breath test or blood sample, even if the cops have to get a court order to do it. Law...
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