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  1. 1 Black Hawk crashed in fog, killing 11; Another turned backRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Searchers struggled Wednesday to find the seven Marines and four soldiers killed when a helicopter crashed, hampered by the same fog that plagued a nighttime training mission. A second helicopter turned back safely shortly before the wreck, which left debris washing ashore along the Florida coast, officials said.

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  2. 7 Marines, 4 soldiers missing after helicopter crashesRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Seven Marines and four soldiers are missing early Wednesday after an Army helicopter crashed during a night training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base in the Florida Panhandle. Base officials say the Marines are part of a Camp Lejeune-based special operations group and the soldiers are from a Hammond, Louisiana-based National Guard unit.

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  3. Deputies identify suspect in shooting over a dice gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Deputies with the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office have identified a suspect wanted for two counts of attempted second degree murder. Shortly after 3 p.m., Tuesday deputies were called to the 13000 block of Quick Blvd. in Hammond after reports of multiple shots fired.

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  4. Two injured in shooting after argument over dice gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Authorities said three men are behind bars after a meth lab in full gear was discovered at a home near a park. They are all charged with operation and creation of clandestine lab.

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  5. Fire Marshal: Brothers arrested for stealing brass fire sprinklers from hospital, businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    John Flattmann, Jr. and Jason Flattmann leaving Metairie condominium after removing a fire department connection device Two brothers have been arrested after being accused of stealing brass fire sprinkler devices from hospitals, condominiums, and a kidney dialysis center. John Michael Flattmann, Jr., 36, and Jason Matthew Flattmann, 31, both of Ponchatoula, who were arrested earlier last week on unrelated charges, were also charged by Hammond police on Friday, October 24, on a growing number of felony thefts.

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  6. Police search for couple accused of trying to sell child at gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Police said they are still trying to figure out exactly what happened after a bizarre 911 call that sent them searching for a man and a woman who may have been trying to sell a girl at a gas station Friday morning. The Hammond Police Department said the woman is accused of trying to sell her daughter, who is believed to be around 10 years old.

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  7. Thieves snapping selfies on stolen phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    As cell phone thefts become more common, law enforcement officials are noticing a new trend. Suspects are taking pictures of themselves on the stolen phones and posting them online.

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  8. Sheriff: Woman wanted for stealing liquor, cigars from Hammond storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Baton Rouge Police detectives are searching for a man accused of shooting three people Saturday evening in the 1000 block of Swan Street. The street was crowded and police are hoping someone saw what happened and will call Crime Stoppers.

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  9. Police searching for suspect in sexual batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    A Kentucky man was killed Friday night as he attempted to cross Florida, Boulevard near North Corbin Road , at approximately 7:40 pm, according to Captain John Sharp, Walker Police Department spokesman. A Kentucky man was killed Friday night as he attempted to cross Florida, Boulevard near North Corbin Road , at approximately 7:40 pm, according to Captain John Sharp, Walker Police Department spokesman.

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