Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office

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Sheriff: Would-Be Burglar Found Dead In Oven Vent 

New Orleans business owner arrived at work to find the legs of dead man dangling from an oven vent in the building’s kitchen.

04/19/2014

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Police: Teen Boy Used ‘WWE-Style Wrestling Moves’ To Kill 5-Year-Old Sister

A 13-year-old boy from a New Orleans suburb has been arrested after authorities say he told them he used TV wrestling moves on his 5-year-old half-sister, who died from the beating.

06/18/2013

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Police: Burglar Caught After Forgetting To Remove Price Tag From Pickax

Authorities in Louisiana say they tracked a man accused of stealing drugs from a pharmacy because he left behind a pickax he used to break in — and forgot to remove the price tag.

03/20/2013