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Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office searching for runaway teen

The missing 16-year-old girl in Lafourche Parish has been found and is safe.According to reports, Brooklyn Landry, of Second Street in Lockport, attended school at Central Lafourche High School on Friday but did not return home after school. She was reported missing on August 12 but was reported to be found on August 15. READ…MORE

Inside the OJC after days of protests

More than 40 inmates of the Orleans Justice Center barricaded themselves in the high-security jail pod for the weekend in protest of the jail’s conditions. The protest was resolved Sunday night after law enforcement was able to enter. The sheriff’s office reported that inmates were beginning to make weapons out of broken broomsticks and socks…MORE

Heat advisory in effect from Tuesday

Most of Southeast Louisiana and Coastal Mississippi are under a heat advisory Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. A heat advisory is issued when the heat index will be 108 and above. We had that Monday in a couple of locations. Houma had a heat index 0f 100, Gulfport 108, Airport and Slidell 107.…MORE

Shooting off St. Charles Avenue left one man injured

The New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that happened at the edge of the Central Business District on St. Charles Avenue that left a man with a gunshot wound. According to reports, a male victim sustained a gunshot wound around 4:55 p.m. at the intersection of St. Charles Avenue and Calliope Street. The victim…MORE

OPSO updates city council about OJC jail protest

A team from the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office, including Sheriff Susan Hutson, gave an update on the joint operation to clear a protest inside pod 2E in the Orleans Justice Center Sunday night, to the City Council Criminal Justice Committee. They say it took about five minutes to secure the pod once law enforcement entered.…MORE

Mayor Cantrell breaks ground on $5.5M MLK JR. Boulevard roadwork

Mayor Cantrell announced that the City of New Orleans has broken ground on the $5.5 million MLK Jr. Boulevard roadwork on Monday. The scope of this work will include repaving the road and repairing sidewalks. The roadwork will include adding ADA-compliant curb ramps, high-visibility crosswalks and installing protected bike lanes.“This project is a long time…MORE

Police respond to shooting at LaPlace business

St. John Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting at a LaPlace business that injured two men on Thursday night. According to reports, deputies responded to a business in the 600 block of West Airline Highway, where it was reported that shots were fired. However, upon arrival, officials could not locate any of the…MORE

Mark your calendars! Saints vs. Cardinals simulcasting on Amazon Prime, WDSU

Mark your calendars, Saints fans. WDSU-TV is partnering with Amazon Prime Video to simulcast the NFL/Prime Video “Thursday Night Football” game featuring the New Orleans Saints versus the Arizona Cardinals. The game will be on Thursday, Oct. 20. Gameday will begin with WDSU’s Saints on Six Countdown to Kickoff pre-game coverage starting at 4 p.m.…MORE

LSU quarterback Myles Brennan is stepping away from football

LSU quarterback Myles Brennan has announced that he is stepping away from football on Monday.Brennan posted to Twitter announcing his decision to leave LSU football, stating that “15 is officially signing out”. LSU Head Coach Brian Kelly confirmed the announcement with a thank you letter to Brennan in a tweet issued Monday. This comes after…MORE

Kenner man accused of possessing pornographic photos of children

Kenner police have announced that they have arrested a Kenner man following a search warrant where they found inappropriate photos of a juvenile and illegal substances. Robert Sowell, 53, was arrested after police executed a search warrant for his cell phone and home on Taylor Street, on August 3, and found images of an uncovered…MORE


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