Louisiana State Police

New Orleans police issued these mug shots of Justin Odom, 20, considered a "person of interest" in connection to Sunday's shooting spree on Bourbon Street. (Photo: NOPD)

New Orleans Police Questioning ‘Person Of Interest’ In Bourbon Street Shooting

Justin Odom, 21, turned himself in after police announced they wanted to talk to him;


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Report: Gunman Takes Three Hostage Inside Louisiana Bank

According to officials, on Tuesday, a gunman took at least three people hostage at a bank in northeastern Louisiana.


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1 Dead, Dozens Injured In Louisiana Chemical Plant Explosion

Ambulances and helicopters took at least 30 people from a burning chemical plant after an explosion Thursday in Louisiana, officials said.


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Police: Black Woman Lied About KKK Setting Her On Fire

Forensic evidence indicates that a 20-year woman suffering from extensive burns set herself on fire then invented a story about being doused in flammable liquid by three men who she said also wrote the initials KKK and a racial slur on her car, state police said Tuesday.


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Louisiana Woman Claims KKK Set Her On Fire

A 20-year-old black woman said she was set on fire by three men who wrote the initials KKK and a racial slur on her car in northeastern Louisiana, police said Monday.


Louisiana State Police are saying that the NFL's New Orleans Saints did not rig up any illegal wire communications to listen to other teams. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

State Police: No Evidence Saints Rigged Superdome Wiring

Louisiana State Police Col. Mike Edmonson says his investigators have found no evidence at this time that the Saints or general manager Mickey Loomis rigged Superdome wiring so opposing coaches’ radio communications could be intercepted.