Ian Trahan is scheduled to go to trial June 23 on charges of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder in beating death of Kenneth Donnelly Jr. and wounding of Rufus Fells on Oct. 28, 2010.
GONZALES, La. (AP) — Prosecutors in Ascension Parish will seek the death penalty for four men accused of killing three members of a Gonzales family.
The Advocate reports a notice of intent has been issued to seek the death penalty for Michael Aikens, Travis Moore, Bernard James and Rolondo Stewart...
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — A 34-year-old Natchitoches man has been conviction of second-degree murder.
Natchitoches Parish District Attorney Van Kyzer tells The Town Talk a 12-person jury decided to convict Rodney Ian Barnes Tuesday in the killing of Chackawanda Beard of Natchitoches...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 32-year-old man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the June 2010 slaying of a Baton Rouge woman whose burned remains were discovered in a St. Gabriel pasture.
East Baton Rouge Parish District Attorney Hillar Moore said Camari Bookter's attorneys made the offer to prosecutors on Sunday, and the family of 22-year-old Kasey Ann Eackels agreed to it, bringing Bookter's sec
MARY FOSTER,Associated Press
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Jurors have acquitted Baton Rouge rapper Torence "Lil Boosie" Hatch in the 2009 slaying of a man gunned down in his home.
Jurors deliberated for an hour before returning the verdict Friday...
The St. Martin Parish District Attorney's Office intends to seek the death penalty against the daughter and granddaughter of an 83-year-old Breaux Bridge woman found strangled at Lake Martin last year.