Terrance Leonard has been jailed on three counts of first-degree murder, two counts of attempted murder and one count of obstruction of justice in an attack on four children and a woman said to be his girlfriend.
n October 2018, investigators from the Louisiana State Police Special Victims Unit began an investigation into the online distribution of child pornography. On Friday, investigators arrested a 41-year-old Houma man in connection with the case.
The Louisiana Insurance Commissioner has approved another rate decrease for State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, marking the third rate decrease for coverage on private vehicles in nine months.
Following an undercover investigation conducted by the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Division Narcotics Unit, a Chalmette man was arrested for possession with the intent to distribute narcotics, and narcotics and six firearms were seized, Sheriff James Pohlmann said.
On Saturday shortly before 5 p.m., Thibodaux police officers responded to a medical emergency with a child who wasn’t breathing. When they arrived, officers discovered that the baby was breathing, but it was extremely labored and irregular, and the boy's face was injured.
On Thursday the Gretna Police Department released convenience store surveillance video of officers struggling with a man who died two days after the February encounter. The confrontation with Kendole Joseph, a paranoid schizophrenic, lasted seven minutes.