NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that PATRICK EZELL WILSON, age 51, of Bogalusa, Louisiana was charged on June 21, 2022 with embezzling the mail in a bill of information filed today in the Eastern District of Louisiana.
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office is asking the public's assistance in locating two Hammond residents who are wanted for their involvement in the burglary of a Dollar General Store in Hammond over the weekend.
Early Tuesday morning, June 21, 2022, it was reported to Amite City Police Department that a vehicle theft had occurred on North 2nd Street. During the investigation, it was determined that the vehicle stolen was occupied by two black males. While on patrol, our officers saw the said vehicle…
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating a Ponchatoula man in connection with a burglary which occurred during the early morning hours of June 8, 2022.
In less than 24 hours, Slidell Police detectives identified and arrested a 16-year-old juvenile, who was responsible for shooting a 22-year-old man on Monday afternoon.
BATON ROUGE, LA – Attorney General Jeff Landry’s Office has arrested Bob Glynn Dean, Jr. – the owner of seven Louisiana nursing homes that evacuated to a warehouse in Independence prior to Hurricane Ida. Dean, 68 of Thomaston (GA), has been charged in Tangipahoa Parish with eight felony coun…
On June 21st, Ponchatoula Police, along with Probation and Parole Agents, went to a residence on Weinberger Road in an attempt to locate Landon McRaney, who was wanted by Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office and Probation and Parole. Officers made contact with McRaney inside of the home and af…
Chief Jimmy Travis reports two separate incidents in the area of Wardline Road in Hammond, where one subject was carjacked and another attempted carjacking took place within a matter of days.
HAMMOND---The Hammond Police Department is currently investigating an automobile theft which occurred on June 16, 2022, at approximately 5:30 a.m., at the victim’s residence.
Shortly after 2 p.m., on Monday, June 20, Slidell Police received a 9-1-1 call in reference to a subject who was reportedly shot in the 3300 block of Effie Street. Officers arrived in the area and located a male victim, suffering from a gunshot wound, in an abandoned house. The victim was tr…
A robbery turned to murder early Wednesday morning at an apartment in the 300 block of Second Avenue, and three suspects were in custody by Wednesday evening.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Mandeville man on felony animal cruelty charges after he left his dog outside in the heat and it died.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested three people on murder charges after a body found in Florida is determined to be that of a man killed in Lacombe earlier this week.
United States Attorney Ronald C. Gathe, Jr. announced that U.S. District Judge Brian A. Jackson sentenced Dangelo Dontae Cornish, age 36, of Greensburg, to 14 months in federal prison following his conviction for possessing pit bulls for use in a dogfighting venture. The Court further senten…
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Laurence Dillion Ellzey, 26, who has been named as the suspect in a shooting over the weekend.
Reginald Magee, 45, has been a Washington Parish Jail inmate since August 2020 when he was arrested and charged with first degree rape, second degree attempted murder, home invasion, being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, theft, issuing worthless checks and three counts of failu…
The Hammond Police department is currently investigating a case of aggravated assault that occurred on May 21, 2022, outside a local business in downtown Hammond. HPD detectives are looking for a person of interest.
Devin Lee Knight, 29, was arrested on June 7 by a Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office patrol deputy on Highway 436. While on criminal patrol, the deputy observed a traffic offense in a vehicle being driven by Knight. After stopping Knight on K. C. McKenzie Road, the deputy discovered two othe…
After two St. Tammany Parish teenagers are found shot in New Orleans East, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives and SWAT team members assisted New Orleans Police in locating the person responsible and taking him into custody Thursday (June 9) evening.
Kelvin Jewel Thomas, 22, a resident of Highway 424, was arrested June 7 in Pine by a Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office patrol deputy. While on criminal patrol, the deputy noticed Thomas kneeling beside his vehicle in the parking lot of a Pine business. As the deputy approached, Thomas appea…
A second person has been arrested in connection to the shooting at Southeastern Louisiana University during the Hammond High School graduation.
United States Attorney Ronald C. Gathe, Jr. announced that a federal arrest warrant and criminal complaint was issued charging Charles T. Germany, age 66, of Walker, Louisiana, with interstate transmission of a threat to injure another.
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office announces the arrest of three individuals following a search warrant where a large quantity of methamphetamine, currency, and a stolen firearm was located.
District Attorney Warren Montgomery reports that on Thursday, June 2, 2022, Damion D. Thompson, 30, of Bogalusa, Louisiana was sentenced by District Judge Raymond Childress to life in prison without the benefit of probation, parole, or suspension of sentence for 2nd degree murder in the deat…
St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court Melissa Henry’s husband, John Michael “Mike” Strate, was arrested this morning on a fugitive warrant from Livingston Parish for residential contractor fraud. This afternoon, Henry issued the following statement:
Three juveniles and an 18-year-old were arrested in Hammond Thursday afternoon after a drive-by shooting near Edwin Neill Way and Linden Street around 4 p.m.
NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that BROCK TAYLOR GUILLOT, age 24, a resident of Slidell, Louisiana, was charged on Thursday, May 26, 2022, by a federal grand jury sitting in the Eastern District of Louisiana in a one-count indictment with possession of images and videos…
Just before 9:30 a.m., on Sunday, May 29, deputies responded to Acorn Drive in Ponchatoula in reference to a report of a suspicious person attempting to steal a Polaris side-by-side from an empty business lot.
Sheriff Jason Ard says, "Thanks to you, our LPSO Narcotics team members were able to investigate and secure a search warrant for this Denham Springs home. One arrest was made and illegal narcotics were removed from our streets."
May 27, 2022, City of Hammond, LA – On May 21, 2022, the Hammond Police Department responded to the 700 block of South Cypress Street in reference to a report of shots fired in the area.
LIVINGSTON---District Attorney Scott M. Perrilloux reports that Livingston Parish Grand Jury returned a True Bill of Indictment on the following individuals:
District Attorney Warren Montgomery reports that on Thursday, May 26, 2022, Nathaniel Peters a.k.a. “Nancy Peters,” age 27 of Covington, Louisiana, was found guilty by a jury of armed robbery with a firearm, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and illegal possession of a stolen firearm.
May 27, 2022, City of Hammond, LA – On May 13, 2022, the Hammond Police Department received reports of several vehicle burglaries that occurred around the Fairway View Drive area.
May 27, 2022, City of Hammond, LA – On May 6, 2022, at approximately 10:00 am, the Hammond Police Department responded to the AT&T Store, located at 2807 West Thomas Street, in reference to an armed robbery.
Detectives with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s help in locating a Tangipahoa Parish man wanted in connection with a shooting that occurred Tuesday (May 24) evening at the Coquille Sports Complex near Covington.
NEW ORLEANS – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that HAYDEE ARMAS SANTANA (“SANTANA”), age 58, of Covington, Louisiana, was sentenced today for Theft of Government Funds, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 641.
Ponchatoula Police responded to the Community Center on Sunday afternoon around 2:30 p.m., after receiving calls of a fight in which guns were displayed. Officers located two suspects fleeing the area carrying semi-automatic firearms- an AR 15 and an AK 47 rifle.
On May 18, at 7:30 p.m., officers responded to Walmart after receiving a call that two individuals were sitting in a vehicle in the parking lot and pointed a firearm at their children as they walked past. Officers detained the driver without incident and identified him as Kylin Sexton, 22, o…
On May 14, 2022, the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office responded to Klein Road in Hammond, LA ,for reports of an armed robbery where shots had been fired.
On Tuesday, May 17th, 2022, at approximately 11:00 AM, the Covington Police Department responded to a call about an unidentified white male walking up to the cashier at Big Lots, located at 1200 US Business Highway 190 with his genitals exposed when paying for a drink.
A St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputy is hospitalized after being shot while patrolling in the Waldheim area early Wednesday morning.
St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputies and detectives are on scene at Coquille Sports Complex near Madisonville after reports of shots being fired.
As a result of the investigation conducted today in Alton, the following people were arrested and will be booked into the St. Tammany Parish Correctional Center.
VELMA---Chief Jimmy Travis reports on Friday, May 20, 2022, the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office received a call about a suspicious vehicle in the Velma community north of Independence. Several Deputies began patrolling the area when soon after Dy. Mark Francois spotted a vehicle matching …
Kelvin R. Thomas, 57, a Bogalusa businessman, was arrested on May 19 by detectives with the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force. Thomas was jailed on multiple charges of sale of methamphetamine and contempt of court. His bond was set at $150,000.
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – RAYMOND BAYONA, age 32, a resident of Slidell, Louisiana, was charged today in a one-count indictment for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.