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  1. Crowley man booked with carnal knowledgeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Advocate

    "Our agency received a complaint from the juvenile victim's guardian regarding the suspect and victim having sexual intercourse," Chief of Police K.P. Gibson said in a press release.

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  2. New Alternative Energy Research Center works to make power out of rice hulls, wood chipsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Advocate

    If it can be burned, researchers at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette are trying to make energy out of it at the new Cleco Alternative Energy Center in Crowley. Dean Mark Zappi at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday for a facility that has been gradually taking shape over the past three years.

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  3. Crowley authorities seek scam artist posing as detectiveRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Advocate

    Crowley authorities are looking for a scam artist who they say is calling businesses claiming to be a police detective who needs the businesses' credit card information, officials said. Police Chief K.P. Gibson said the caller, whose phone number is blocked, claims to be a detective with the police department's fraud unit.

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  4. Lafayette police blotter for Sept. 14, 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Advocate

    JOANNA ELIZABETH ANDERSON: 30, of the 200 block of Paradise Street, Lafayette. She was booked on disturbing the peace; telephone communications; improper language; and harassment.

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  5. Acadiana Crime Blotter: Man booked on child porn countsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | The Advocate

    St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office deputies on Friday booked Kevin Briscoe on 29 counts of possessing and one count of distributing online pornography involving children, Attorney General Buddy Caldwell said in a news release Monday. "Online criminals are elusive and are constantly changing their schemes and methods on the internet," Caldwell said.

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  6. Second indictment returned in 1984 killing of Crowley businessman Gary KerganRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | The Advocate

    Three decades after Gary Kergan disappeared, a 65-year-old Bossier City man was indicted Thursday on a second-degree murder charge in the 1984 slaying of the Crowley businessman last seen alive in Baton Rouge. Ronald Dalton Dunnagan, who has been arrested twice and released twice in the case, will be arrested a third time to face trial in Baton Rouge in the killing of Kergan, 34. Dunnagan's indictment came several months after a former exotic dancer, Leila Mulla, pleaded guilty to manslaughter in Kergan's death and implicated Dunnagan in the crime.

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  7. Acadiana crime blotter for Aug. 22, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | The Advocate

    An Acadia Parish grand jury has indicted two juveniles as adults in an investigation of an attempted murder on April 26 in the 1200 block of Jacobs Avenue, Crowley Police Chief K.P. Gibson said Thursday.

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  8. Two Crowley teens charged as adults in attempted murder caseRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | The Advocate

    An Acadia Parish grand jury has indicted two juveniles as adults in an investigation of an attempted murder on April 26 in the 1200 block of Jacobs Avenue, Crowley Police Chief K.P. Gibson said Thursday.

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  9. Fresno man who dies in suicide in N.O. hotel, due in Lafayette court MondayRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Advocate

    New Orleans officials have identified the man who allegedly killed himself Sunday morning in the Westin Canal Place Hotel after a standoff with SWAT officers as Bajkanwar Aulakh, 20, who was set appear in court in Lafayette on Monday on cyberstalking charges.

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  10. Acadiana police and fire briefs for Aug. 7, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    Police are asking for help locating Damaris Harmon, a 21-year-old suspect wanted in a weekend homicide in Crowley, officials said.

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  11. Acadiana Crime Blotter for Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Advocate

    A Crowley man considered armed and dangerous is wanted in a Saturday shooting that left one man dead, officials said.

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  12. Joseph Auguillard Jr.Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Advocate

    Crowley police said they have arrested one person and anticipate further arrests in a fatal shooting early Monday on West Northern Boulevard.

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  13. Crowley man killed in Monday morning shootingRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Advocate

    Ryan Gums was shot multiple times in the upper torso at 2 a.m. in the 1400 block of West Northern Avenue near Buatt Street, police Chief K.P. Gibson said.

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    Jun 23, 2014 | The Advocate

    A 29-year-old New Iberia man was killed early Monday after his car veered off the road, struck a ditch, went airborne and smashed into a tree, Iberia Parish authorities said.

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  15. Public helps Crowley police capture suspects in burglariesRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Advocate

    A Lake Charles man and a juvenile were arrested Saturday as suspects in a rash of Crowley historic district burglaries, police said.

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  16. Photo provided by Lafayette General Health -- Abrom Kaplan Memorial HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Advocate

    Lafayette General Health and Abrom Kaplan have signed a letter of intent to explore a long-term lease agreement under which the Lafayette-based health system would take over all management and operations at the Kaplan hospital.

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  17. Acadiana Crime Blotter for June 4, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Advocate

    A registered sex offender from New Iberia is suspected of molesting boys from 2003 to 2005 while on fishing trips near Franklin, officials said.

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  18. Investigation continues into fatal Acadia Parish accidentRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Advocate

    Acadia Parish authorities Tuesday continued an investigation into a fatal automobile crash over the weekend that killed a Crowley woman and badly hurt a passenger.

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  19. Battling the odds, these Acadiana residents achieve their GEDsRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Advocate

    Richard was a high school senior at a private school in Crowley when, in 2003, an automobile accident changed his life.

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  20. Acadiana Crime Blotter for May 26, 2014Read the original story

    May 25, 2014 | The Advocate

    A motorist who lost control of his car on Interstate 10 near Crowley on Saturday died in the wreck but his passenger survived, State Police said.

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