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  1. Attorney for Louisiana deputy charged in boy's death hints at defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Times-Picayune

    A 6-year-old boy's father had drugs in his system when two deputy city marshals opened fire on the man's car, killing his son and critically wounding him, an attorney for one of the deputies said Wednesday. The father's credibility and state of mind at the time of the November 2015 shooting will be crucial elements of defense for deputy Derrick Stafford, attorney Jonathan Goins told a judge.

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  2. Teen dies when car hits school bus near MarksvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana State Police said a Marksville teen died when his car struck a school bus. Master Trooper Scott Moreau said in news release the accident happened on Louisiana Highway 107 north of Marksville early Tuesday morning Moreau said 19-year-old Joshua Frank lost control of his car and cross the centerline hitting the southbound bus.

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  3. Body found in 7th Ward that of Wallace Delery Jr., family saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Authorities removed the body from a house on the 2600 block of Allen Street, near the intersection with Law Street. The body was that of a Wallace Delery Jr., 62, who lived at the home, said Donna Renaux, who said she is his sister.

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  4. Manslaughter conviction for Asian cop upsets some who've seen white cops walk: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    Protesters listen to speakers at a rally in the Brooklyn borough of New York Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, in support of a former NYPD police officer Peter Liang, who was convicted of manslaughter for the 2014 shooting death of Akai Gurley, in a housing project stairwell. The 28-year-old Liang, who testified the shooting was an accident, could be sentenced to 5 to 15 years for shooting Gurley, who was unarmed.

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  5. LSU hoops commit Cedric Russell: 'LSU's the only college I really see right now'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    The Peabody star can picture his rise from the Tigers' bench to the handshakes and high fives of his future teammates and roar of the Pete Maravich Assembly Center crowd a bit more clearly every day. The speedy, sharp-shooting 2017 prospect, who committed to LSU in September 2014, admitted this weekend that he now has a difficult time imagining why he'd trade that once seemingly distant dream for any other.

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  6. Trials set for deputies charged in boy's fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | NOLA.com

    A Louisiana judge on Tuesday scheduled separate trials for two deputy city marshals charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a 6-year-old boy who was strapped into the front seat of his father's car. A spokesman for the state attorney general's office said Derrick Stafford's trial is tentatively set to begin Sept.

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  7. Death of man found hanging in tree under investigation, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | NOLA.com

    A 21-year-old man was found hanging in a tree in Marksville, La., Tuesday and authorities are trying to determine if his death is a homicide, according to the Avoyelles Journal. Avoyelles Parish Coroner Dr. L.J. Mayeux said the man died in the tree in front of his trailer in Stafford Trailer Park on Hospital Road near Avoyelles Hospital.

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  8. Marksville marshals indicted in fatal shooting of 6-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | NOLA.com

    These undated file booking photos provided by the Louisiana State Police shows Marksville City Marshal Derrick Stafford, left, and Marksville City Marshal Norris Greenhouse Jr. Stafford and Greenhouse Jr. were arrested on charges of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder in the Nov. 3, 2015 fatal shooting of Jeremy Mardis, a six-year-old autistic boy, in Marksville, La. The shooting also wounded Mardis' father, Chris Few.

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  9. Other officers in Marksville shooting cleared, TV station reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Two officers who were at the scene of the fatal shooting of a 6-year-old boy in Marksville have been cleared of wrongdoing and returned to work, according to WAFB . Sgt. Kenneth Parnell and Lt.

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  10. New Orleans mob affiliate Frenchy Brouillette stabbed in the back by roommate, warrant saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | NOLA.com

    New Orleans police have arrested William R. Bonham on second degree murder charge related to the fatal stabbing Saturday of mob figure Kent "Frenchy" Brouillette in a St. Roch neighborhood house. Hard partying New Orleans mob figure Kent "Frenchy" Brouillette lived recklessly for decades, the co-author of his autobiography said.

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  11. Marshals blamed in killing of Marksville boy fired from Alexandria jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Pallbearers carry the casket of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis to the grave site at Beaumont Cemetery in Beaumont, Miss., Monday, Nov. 9, 2015. The 6-year-old autistic boy, was killed and his father wounded when marshals opened fire on their vehicle in Marksville on Nov. 3. Louisiana State Police announced late Friday that they had arrested the two marshals in the shooting. 3 comments

  12. Politics, policing collide after 6-year-old Marksville boy killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | NOLA.com

    When a 6-year-old autistic boy died in a hail of bullets fired by a pair of moonlighting deputy city marshals, many residents of this central Louisiana town were surprised to learn that local police weren't the only ones patrolling their streets. The city's deputy marshals - a small group of part-timers who normally serve court papers - had been stopping cars and writing traffic tickets since summer, after a budget battle between the city's mayor and an elected judge gutted the court budget.

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  13. Marksville shooting reveals political rifts with deadly consequencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | NOLA.com

    When a 6-year-old autistic boy died in a hail of bullets fired by a pair of moonlighting deputy city marshals, many residents of this central Louisiana town were surprised to learn that local police weren't the only ones patrolling their streets. The city's deputy marshals - a small group of part-timers who normally serve court papers - had been stopping cars and writing traffic tickets since summer, after a budget battle between the city's mayor and an elected judge gutted the court budget.

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  14. Marksville marshal charged with 6-year-old's murder is free on bond, TV station reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Pallbearers carry the casket of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis, Monday, Nov. 9, 2015. Mardis, an autistic child, was killed and his father wounded when marshals opened fire on their vehicle in Marksville, La.

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  15. 'Small-town Louisiana feud' led to 6-year-old Marksville...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | NOLA.com

    A political feud between two Marksville officials may have helped set off a series of events that led to the fatal shooting of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis earlier this month, according to the Washington Post . One of the central questions in the mysterious case has been why deputy marshals -- whose typical duty is serving court papers -- were out "chasing cars and shooting up suspects," the Post says.

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  16. APTOPIX Boy Killed Louisiana ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Pallbearers carry the casket of 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis to the grave site at Beaumont Cemetery in Beaumont, Miss., 30 miles east of Hattiesburg, Monday, Nov. 9, 2015. Jeremy Mardis, a 6-year-old autistic boy, was killed and his father wounded when marshals opened fire on their vehicle in Marksville, La.

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  17. FBI helping State Police in Marksville officer shooting that killed 6-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | NOLA.com

    The FBI is assisting Louisiana State Police in its investigation into the Marksville police officer shootings that wounded a father and killed his 6-year-old son, WAFB reports. Craig Betbeze with FBI's New Orleans Division told the TV station State Police are leading the investigation, and the FBI, United States Attorney's Office and the U.S. Department of Justice's civil rights division are assisting.

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  18. Louisiana Landmarks Society honors preservation activists at Fete du JardinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | NOLA.com

    For a party honoring some of the city's preservation activists, Pitot House was a relevant setting. Built in 1799, the home overlooking Bayou St. John is the only Creole colonial country house open to the public.

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  19. Marshals jailed for boy's shooting death targets of previous complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Two law-enforcement officers jailed on murder charges for a 6-year-old autistic boy's fatal shooting in central Louisiana have been targets of previous complaints that they used excessive force or neglected their duties. Residents have filed a string of civil lawsuits against Derrick Stafford, 32, and Norris Greenhouse Jr., 23, who have worked as police officers in Marksville but were moonlighting as city marshals when they allegedly opened fire on Chris Few and his son, Jeremy Mardis, inside a car on Nov. 3. Few was severely wounded but survived the shooting that killed his son.

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  20. Gag order issued in Marksville officer-involved shooting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Victims, potential witnesses and others connected with the officer-involved shooting in Marksville that killed a 6-year-old boy and wounded his father are now prohibited from speaking to the media, after gag orders was issued Monday . The orders, issued by Judge William J. Bennett, of the 12th Judicial District Court say that all parties connected with the case, including attorneys, cannot speak to the media or provide them with any other information or evidence.

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