Danielle Trahan, a teacher from Lafayette, was desperate to find two young brothers she says she connected with during last Sunday’s Saints game. Thousands of shares later, Trahan connected once again to 8-year-old Jairen Fischer and 14-year-old Terrion Shaffer.
Around 1 A.M. Friday morning, surveillance cameras just outside the Shell station at Tulane and South Jefferson Davis Parkway captured video of two men, both armed. One of them was armed with a rifle and the other with a handgun
For more than two years, people who live in the Uptown area have voiced concern about odors coming from industrial plants on the Westbank of Jefferson Parish. The Department of Environmental Quality identified a number of possible sources.
It was an unusual rape trial from the beginning when the D.A. tried a case without the victim, who they couldn’t find, so the D.A. used the victim’s recorded statement to police and DNA evidence to prove their case.