St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana

Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 06, 2018 - 7:17 am
There have been at least eight students from St. Tammany Parish arrested in the past two weeks for allegedly making threats of violence at school. The latest student locked up was an eleven-year-old from Abita Springs Middle School on Monday who allegedly told another student he was going to stab...
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Jim Hanzo
March 02, 2018 - 3:43 pm
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested two more students for posting threats via social media and text. A 13-year-old Boyet Junior High School student was arrested Thursday (March 1) for LRS 14:40.1 Terrorizing after fellow students saw a photo she posted on SnapChat referencing...
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Jim Hanzo
February 26, 2018 - 4:28 pm
Members of the St. Tammany Parish Narcotics Task Force concluded a month-long narcotics investigation into a suspected Lacombe drug dealer with the arrest of seven individuals Friday, Feb. 23, one of those a long-time second and third-grade teacher in St. Tammany Parish, according to a report in...
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Jim Hanzo
February 20, 2018 - 1:56 pm
Authorities looking for a missing man and woman are focusing their search on the northshore. The St. Tammany Sheriff's Office is focusing their search along Eagle Lake Boulevard just off Highway 11, for 28 year old Dustin Hartline and 20 year old Raegan Day. The man and woman have been missing...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
February 19, 2018 - 12:26 pm
Northshore authorities are asking for help finding two people reported missing. "The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for two missing Pearl River friends," Deputy Meredith Timberlake said in a news release. "Raegan Elizabeth Day and Dustin R. Hartline were last seen leaving their...
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February 18, 2018 - 5:59 am
MANDEVILLE, La. (AP) - Funeral services are scheduled next week for former Mandeville Police Chief Tom Buell. Buell, who saw the department grow from 12 to 54 employees during almost 30 years as chief, died Monday of cancer. He was 67. The New Orleans Advocate reports services are scheduled Feb. 24...
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Jim Hanzo
February 15, 2018 - 3:40 pm
A 7-year-old boy died following a traffic incident that occurred Thursday morning at a Covington area shopping center. Shortly after 10:30 a.m. St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to The Shoppes Nord du Lac shopping center on Highway 21 near Covington in reference to a child being...
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Jim Hanzo
January 22, 2018 - 10:43 am
St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives have arrested a Slidell man in a shooting that occurred Sunday. A 54-year-old man, was taken to a local area hospital. Shortly before 4:30 p.m. Sunday, 41-year-old, Michael Sirelle Bickham, 2015 Gause Blvd., Slidell, exited a residence in the 1400 block of...
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December 17, 2017 - 8:42 am
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for a woman wanted in connection with a Saturday Slidell bank robbery. The sheriff’s office says the robbery took place shortly before noon at the Chase Bank branch located at 1943 Gause Boulevard East. A woman walked into the bank, implied that...
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December 14, 2017 - 9:14 pm
(WWL.com) Four Covington High School students have been arrested following an altercation that occurred as school was letting out Thursday (Dec. 14). Two St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputies were at Covington High School investigating an unrelated incident that happened off campus, when they heard...
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