LaPlace Man Arrested in Fatal Hit and Run Crash

Yesterday evening, Troopers arrested 28 year-old Charles Combetta of LaPlace, LA for Felony Hit and Run, Obstruction of Justice and No Driver’s License.  Combetta was booked into the St. John the Baptist Parish Jail. The arrest came after Troopers received several tips from the public regarding a 2000 GMC Sierra pick-up truck, owned by Combetta.  […]

Troopers Need Community’s Assistance in Identifying Hit and Run Vehicle

Update: Troopers are continuing their investigation into the fatal hit and run crash that killed Danny Simoneaux.  The suspect vehicle that struck Simoneaux is one of the following: 1999-2002 Chevrolet Silverado 2000-2006 Chevrolet Tahoe 2000-2007 Chevrolet Suburban The suspect vehicle will have damage to its right headlight, right bumper area and hood. Investigating Troopers are […]

Unrestrained Livingston Parish Man Killed in Crash

Shortly before 10:30 pm on September 28, 2018, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a single vehicle crash that resulted in a fatality on LA Hwy 42 west of LA Hwy 43 in Livingston Parish. The crash took the life of 53-year-old Jeffrey P. Rushing of Holden. The initial investigation by State […]

Tropical Storm #Gordon Advisory 9: Outer Rainbands Producing Squally Weather Along the Coast of the Western Florida Panhandle; Gordon Expected to Make Landfall Tonight as Hurricane

Tropical Storm Gordon Advisory Number 9 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL072018 1000 AM CDT Tue Sep 04 2018 …OUTER RAINBANDS PRODUCING SQUALLY WEATHER ALONG THE COAST OF THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE… …GORDON EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL TONIGHT AS A HURRICANE… SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CDT…1500 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————– LOCATION…28.5N 86.8W ABOUT 145 MI…235 KM […]

Tropical Storm #Gordon Advisory 8A: Gordon Moving Steadily Toward the Northern Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Gordon Intermediate Advisory Number 8A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL072018 700 AM CDT Tue Sep 04 2018 …GORDON MOVING STEADILY TOWARD THE NORTHERN GULF COAST… …EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL TONIGHT… SUMMARY OF 700 AM CDT…1200 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…28.1N 86.2W ABOUT 190 MI…305 KM ESE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER […]

Tropical Storm #Gordon Advisory 8: Gordon Continues Heading For the Northern Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Gordon Advisory Number 8 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL072018 400 AM CDT Tue Sep 04 2018 …GORDON CONTINUES HEADING FOR THE NORTHERN GULF COAST… …EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL TONIGHT… SUMMARY OF 400 AM CDT…0900 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…27.7N 85.7W ABOUT 230 MI…365 KM ESE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER MAXIMUM […]