The Avoyelles Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 17-year-old Hessmer youth who has been reported as missing. Sheriff Doug Anderson said Carlos Peter Ramos was last seen at 1 p.m.
Modern technology helped law enforcement officers end a high-speed chase and arrest a Washington man suspected of burglarizing a Cypress Hills Estates home this past Wednesday (May 29).
A complaint of an elderly woman being mistreated in a Marksville area home led to the arrest of a relative on a charge of cruelty to a person with infirmities, the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff’s Offic
Jesse Ducote, 22, of Bunkie was sentenced today to five years for the negligent homicide of a friend in November 2017.
The investigation into a roadside shooting between Bunkie and Cheneyville is still ongoing and more arrests are possible, Bunkie Police Chief Scott Ferguson said.