Baton Rouge

Deadly Louisiana flooding continues

Baton Rouge (WVLA) — Louisiana residents are facing historic flooding as thousands were displaced this weekend and water continues to rise Monday. Over the past week, rainfall has been as high as 30 inches, and Governor Jon Bel Edwards declared a state …

New details in Baton Rouge ambush

Baton Rouge, La. (NBC News) — We continue to learn more Tuesday night about the attack on police on Sunday in Louisiana. Investigators in Baton Rouge refuse to rest, and police have released new images and details of what they call an …

Mystery surrounds Baton Rouge gunman

Baton Rouge, La. (NBC News) — Investigators in Baton Rouge are learning more Monday about the motive of the gunman who ambushed officers, killing three and injuring three others. The officers killed Sunday were Brad Garafola, a deputy for 24-years, Matthew Gerald, …

Alleged plot targets Baton Rouge officers

Baton Rouge, La. (WVLA) — Baton Rouge Police have arrested three suspects for burglary tied to an alleged plot to kill police officers. The plot was uncovered following a robbery Saturday at a pawn shop where eight handguns and a BB gun …

Outcry follows Baton Rouge shooting

Baton Rouge, La. (NBC News) — Baton Rouge is a city on edge, with tensions rising following a fatal police shooting caught cell phone video. The video shows two police officers tackling 37-year-old Alton Sterling. Seconds later someone is heard saying “He’s …