ANGOLA -- An inmate was allegedly killed by his cell mate at about 3 p.m. Monday (Aug. 17) at the Louisiana State Penitentiary today.
A Bunkie man trying to be a peacemaker in a fight in Cottonport was fatally shot around midnight Friday morning (Aug. 14), an Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office spokesman said.
One suspect in a Mansura armed robbery has been arrested but a second is still at large, Mansura Police Chief John Johnson said.
A 17-year-old Marksville man has been charged with 1st degree murder in connection with a Tuesday night stabbing death in a North Main Street residence.
All charges against Bunkie Alderman Travis Armand were dismissed Thursday after it was determined “no crime was committed,” District Attorney Charles Riddle said.