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Updated Feb 26, 2015 at 4:13 PM

The suspect is described as being approximately 5'9” to 5'10” tall and 175 to 200 pounds. At the time of the incident, he was wearing khaki pants, a grey long sleeve button up shirt, dark in color tennis shoes with white shoestrings and a black beanie with a white logo.

Updated Feb 25, 2015 at 5:16 PM

Former Calcasieu Parish first assistant district attorney Ronald Rossitto earlier today pleaded guilty in the 14th Judicial District Court to one count each of felony malfeasance in office and misdemeanor simple battery.

Updated Feb 24, 2015 at 2:16 PM

The suspect is described as a white male; 5'10” to 6'2” tall with a slim build; sporting short brown hair; and wearing light colored blue jeans and a blue hoodie. The suspect may have arrived and left in an unknown make or model four...

Posted Feb 23, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Colby Hebert, 27, of Dry Creek, allegedly performed poorly on sobriety tests at the crash scene and was transported to Troop D in order to obtain a breath sample. Hebert tested .397 grams percent which is nearly five times the legal blood alcohol...

Posted Feb 22, 2015 at 12:30 PM

The stepmother of the late Savannah Vincent, the five year-old Sulphur girl who died in 2008 from severe head injuries, has been sentenced in connection to the girl's death.

Posted Feb 16, 2015 at 2:30 PM

“We will request from a judge a 'no refusal' search warrant on any motorist who is suspected of driving impaired and refuses to provide a toxicology sample,” stated LSP spokesperson Sgt. James Anderson in a news release.

Updated Feb 13, 2015 at 5:01 PM

The Westlake Police Department held a swearing-in ceremony for officers on Tuesday, February 10.

Updated Feb 13, 2015 at 12:39 PM

On January 13, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office received a call from the owner of a local business in Sulphur regarding an employee stealing from the company. The owner advised, after an, audit, it was discovered between approximately April...

Updated Feb 13, 2015 at 9:54 AM

Sulphur Police Chief Lewis Coats truly believes that the general public trusts law enforcement."What happened in Ferguson wouldn't happen here," he said to Sulphur Rotarians at their meeting on Feb. 11.

Updated Feb 6, 2015 at 10:02 AM

Prison is not a pleasant place. Every single occupant has committed a crime or series of crimes, each defying the laws and morals of society. That reluctance to conform doesnít end at the prison gate. Within the prison walls, many inmates continue...

Updated Feb 5, 2015 at 2:31 PM

A Sulphur man wanted in connection to a local burglary was found and arrested early Thursday morning. After reportedly eluding police for approximately 32 hours, Joshua Dylan Leday, 18, was apprehended by the SPD.

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