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  • Missing Disabled LC Man Found

    April 12, 2014 3:18 PM

    The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office report they have found the missing disabled 67 year old Lake Charles man. Stephan Brown was found in Bossier City Friday night. The Calcasieu Sheriff's deputies say there are no apparent injuries, and he seems to be unharmed. There are no new details to... more »
  • Missing Acadia Parish Man

    March 29, 2014 10:54 PM

    L.J. Walker of Eunice has been missing since Thursday. Family members say the 66 year old man may have been headed to Lafayette early Friday morning. His last known whereabouts were of La Highway 13 in Eunice. If you have seen this man or know of his where a... more »
  • Missing Boys and Girls Club Duck Recovered; Arrests Made

    March 6, 2014 9:08 AM

    Lafayette--The alleged duck robbers are behind bars and the duck is going home. Detectives with the Lafayette Police Department (LPD) have arrested Garcon Cormier, 21, and Kyle Cormier, 25, both of Lafayette Parish, on Wednesday evening and charged each with one count of felony theft. The inflatable duck... more »
  • Missing St. Mary Parish couple found

    January 3, 2014 8:39 AM

    An elderly St. Mary Parish couple who went missing early Thursday morning has been found safe at a St. Bernard Parish gas station. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office says Felton and Marguerite Jones were found by a St. Bernard Parish sheriff's deputy around 3 a.m. near their car,... more »
  • Missing Erath Man Believed to be in Mexico Play Video

    September 30, 2013 7:13 PM

    The search for a missing Erath man is sparking the attention of law enforcement in and outside of the U.S. 20-year-old Damien Trahan was last seen leaving his job at Champagne's Supermarket in Erath a week ago. This is the first missing person's case in Erath since Police Chief... more »
  • Missing 13-year-old Utah girl found unharmed

    January 11, 2013 6:03 AM

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Police say a missing 13-year-old girl has been found unharmed, two days after disappearing in the Salt Lake City area without her shoes, coat or cellphone. Brooklyn Gittins was located late Thursday night after she called her grandmother from a Wal-Mart store in South Jordan.... more »
  • Youngsville Family Searching for Loved One

    December 26, 2012 7:14 PM

    A family is searching for their 81-year-old loved one after he took off on foot Christmas Eve. 81-year-old Ray Nino disappeared mid-morning on Christmas Eve. He left his step-son's home on Southfork Drive in Youngsville. His family had no idea where he was until Jennings Police told them they found... more »
  • Black Elk Energy: "We remain focused on the victims"

    November 18, 2012 11:55 PM

    Search efforts are ramping up for the remaining missing worker of the oil platform fire Friday morning. Black Elk Energy released a statement Sunday night, saying it has now hired a total of three commercial dive boats and started a beach search with Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Department. The company... more »
  • Company Expands Search for Missing Worker

    November 18, 2012 10:03 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The owner of an oil platform that caught fire after an explosion in the Gulf of Mexico last week said Sunday that it has expanded its search for a missing worker, and doctors said one of four men burned in the blaze is improving and is... more »
  • UPDATE: Body Found is Missing Worker from Platform Fire

    November 18, 2012 12:37 AM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Divers hired by the owner of an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico that caught fire recovered a body in the waters near the site Saturday evening, according to the U.S. Coast Guard and the rig's owner. Coast Guard spokesman Carlos Vega said late Saturday... more »
  • Coast Guard Calls Off Search for Missing Workers After Platform Fire

    November 17, 2012 10:40 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Coast Guard on Saturday evening called off its search for two workers missing after an explosion and fire on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico a day earlier. Four others workers were badly burned in the blaze, which evoked memories of the deadly... more »
  • Police: Texas A&M receiver Thomas Johnson missing

    November 15, 2012 5:29 AM

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Texas A&M police say freshman wide receiver Thomas Johnson is missing. The department says that the 18-year-old was last seen leaving his residence in College Station on Monday at 5 p.m. Johnson went to high school in Dallas and police believe he might have traveled... more »
  • Grand Jury to Decide if Enough Evidence in Shunick Case

    July 18, 2012 3:21 PM

    A grand jury will meet today to decide if there's enough evidence to indict Brandon Scott Lavergne, the man charged with aggravated kidnapping and first-degree murder of Mickey Shunick. Brandon Lavergne will not make the walk from the Lafayette Parish Jail to the courthouse today. District Attorney Mike Harson... more »
  • Police, Family Seek Help in Finding Missing 18-year-old

    July 13, 2012 3:45 PM

    St. Martinville Police are asking for the public's helping in finding a missing teen. 18-year-old Dylon Boudreaux was least seen Tuesday evening around five o'clock. Police say he was wearing a black suit and black fedora, and was seen walking along Main Street in front of St. Martinville High School.... more »
  • Body of missing boater found

    June 15, 2012 8:59 AM

    COLFAX, La. (AP) - Grant Parish sheriff's deputies say the body of a 69-year-old Dry Prong man was recovered from the Red River near the Colfax Recreation Area. The Town Talk reports the man was identified as Jesse B. Mercer Jr. Deputies say rough water caused Mercer to be thrown... more »
  • Day 12 in Search for Mickey, Family's Spirits Lifted by Youngest Volunteers

    May 31, 2012 11:39 PM

    With volunteer searches for Mickey Shunick back up Thursday, after a day off, there seemed to be a renewed sense of hope at the volunteer headquarters at Blackham Coliseum. Even though no new evidence surfaced Thursday, Mickey's sister, Charlie Shunick, said she is confident her sister is out there and... more »
  • Family Remains Hopeful After New Clues Released

    May 27, 2012 2:06 PM

    For friends and family of Mickey it's a step forward in the investigation they waited an agonizing week for. The family is doing as well as can be expected and over the past week they've relied on the community's support, but now, it's the prospect of the investigation moving... more »
  • Police: Tip Lines Full, Still No Clear Lead in Case of Mickey Shunick

    May 24, 2012 11:42 PM

    The whereabouts of missing UL student Mickey Shunick remains a mystery as the search carried over into the sixth day. As the search continues across Acadiana and beyond, police said they still have no clear lead in the case. Both Lafayette Police and the private investigator, hired by an... more »
  • Donations Keep Search for Mickey Going

    May 23, 2012 6:46 PM

    The amount of donations to fuel the search for Mickey Shunick continues to grow. Volunteers said they are overwhelmed by the community support that keeps them going. Volunteer Margaret Bearb heads up the food donations; she can barely keep up with all of the donations flowing in. "Still... more »
  • Hundreds Attend Vigil For Mickey Shunick

    May 23, 2012 1:31 AM

    Hundreds gathered in Lafayette's Parc Sans Souci Tuesday night as a candlelight vigil was held for Mickey Shunick. The 22 year old Lafayette woman disappeared early Saturday morning while riding her bicycle home. Her family is worked sick. "We're a mess," said Mickey's mom Nancy Rowe. "We try... more »
  • Search for Mickey Shunick Goes Viral on Social Media, National Media

    May 22, 2012 7:48 PM

    The search for Mickey Shunick has exploded on a national level and on social media. Before there were search parties on the ground, a Facebook campaign to find her was already in full swing. An online team is working around the clock at the volunteer headquarters on Ryan Street.... more »
  • Community Rallies Together to Search for Mickey Shunick

    May 21, 2012 12:52 AM

    Still no sign of 21-year-old Mickey Shunick. She was last seen at around 2 o'clock Saturday morning when she left a friend's house in the Saint Streets area. She was on her bike headed home to the area of Ambassador Caffery and West Congress, but she never made it... more »
  • Family Seeks Public's Help In Finding Missing Elderly Man

    April 10, 2012 1:36 AM

    The family of 85 year old William "Bill" Heath, is asking for the public's help in finding their loved one. Heath was last seen by a neighbor at his Halcott Drive home in Lafayette on Wednesday, April 4th. Family members who live around the corner became concerned when they noticed... more »
  • Bodies of 2 missing crew found after chopper crash

    March 2, 2012 7:42 AM

    MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - U.S. Coast Guard officials say they've recovered the bodies of two crewmen who had been missing since a helicopter crashed in Mobile Bay in Alabama. Authorities say searchers recovered the remains of Lt. Cmdr. Dale Taylor of Snow Hill, N.C.; and Lt. j.g. Thomas Cameron of... more »
  • Army IDs Remains of Last Missing Soldier in Iraq

    February 26, 2012 3:02 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S military says it has identified the remains of the last American service member unaccounted for in Iraq. Staff Sgt. Ahmed Kousay al-Taie was an Army interpreter who was born in Iraq and lived in Ann Arbor, Mich. He was kidnapped at gunpoint in October 2006... more »
  • Update: Missing Autistic teenager in St. Landry Parish

    February 5, 2012 10:15 PM

    The missing Autistic teen boy that was missing, has been found. St. Landry Sheriff Bobby Guidroz said the boy was found walking along side of the road about two miles from where he was last seen. He was last seen in a wooded area in Morrow by US 71 at... more »
  • Missing Body of Baton Rouge Man found on Bogue Chitto River

    January 28, 2012 2:45 PM

    Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents found the body of a missing man on the Bogue Chitto River in St. Tammany Parish this morning, Jan. 28. Agents recovered the body of William Holloway, 63, at 8 a.m. from the river around a mile in a... more »
  • Audit: Grambling hasn't addressed missing property

    January 24, 2012 9:07 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A legislative audit says Grambling State University has failed to address hundreds of thousands of dollars in missing or stolen property for seven years in a row. The review, released Monday by Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera's office, says for the last budget year running through... more »
  • Search Parties Find Missing Hunter's Body in Lake

    December 28, 2011 11:24 PM

    It's been more than a week since Lynn Landry was last seen going to his hunting camp in the Atchafalaya Basin. Relentless search parties finally found his body in the lake not far from that area. It was a search that hoped for the best, but prepared for the... more »
  • Family Searching Around the Clock for Missing Hunter

    December 23, 2011 11:29 PM

    Sheriff's deputies continue the search for a missing hunter in St Mary Parish. Relatives say 58-year-old Lynn Landry went hunting at his camp near Beehive Shoot in the Atchafalaya Basin Tuesday and didn't return when expected. Now Landry's family are searching for him around the clock. By day search... more »
  • Last Body of Missing Boaters Recovered

    November 27, 2011 1:48 PM

    The St. Mary Parish Coroner's Office confirms to KATC that the body of a female boater that went missing Saturday has been recovered. Agents from several law enforcement agencies resumed their search around 7 o'clock Sunday morning on Bayou Boeuf in Amelia. The Coroner says around 7:45 Sunday morning... more »
  • Missing Boater Safe After Night Stuck in the Bay

    September 26, 2011 11:27 PM

    A Franklin man, missing for almost 24 hours in the Wax Lake area of the Atchafalaya Bay , is safe at home Monday night. The search took several hours and involved the St. Mary Sheriff's Office, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, U.S. Coast Guard, St Mary Parish Civil Air Patrol... more »
  • Update on Missing Louisiana Offshore Workers

    September 12, 2011 7:22 PM

    Tonight, the search continues for a missing offshore worker in the Gulf of Mexico. Updated numbers tonight, six have survived, three killed and one is still missing after being forced to evacuate during Tropical Storm Nate. Originally we told you seven were rescued, but one worker from Bangeldesh died... more »
  • Search is on for Missing Man

    July 21, 2011 6:24 PM

    A missing man in Port Barre has yet to be seen. It's been a week and day since Dale LaFleur left home. "I'm thinking it's not good and I don't believe Dale would commit suicide," said R.J. LaFleur, Dale's brother. R.J. is searching for answers as to why... more »
  • Coast Guard Suspends Search for Missing Diver in Gulf of Mexico

    July 10, 2011 12:24 PM

    MOBILE, Ala. - The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing diver at approximately 3 p.m., Saturday. Coast Guard crews searched more than 37 hours, covering approximately 1,700 square miles, in an effort to locate a male diver. The Coast Guard launched the search Friday after... more »
  • Update: Missing Boater found Dead Identified

    June 26, 2011 8:40 PM

    The identity of the missing boater found dead in Lake Dauterive has been confirmed as 48-year-old Mark Courville of New Iberia. "The family said he was just going to out for a quick run on the lake. From what I understand he's used to going out on the lake... more »
  • Colombian Missing,119 URGENT Missing Colombian U Prez Found in Clearing

    May 25, 2011 5:02 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A National Park Service spokeswoman says missing Colombian university president Francisco (fran-SEE-scoh) Piedrahita (PYAD-ruh-EE-tuh) has been found alive in the 2,000-acres of forest and swampland near New Orleans where crews have spent five days searching for him. Linda Friar says the 65-year-old from Cali was spotted... more »
  • Still no contact with missing boy scouts

    May 2, 2011 8:26 PM

    UPDATE (8:16CST): Arkansas State Police have pulled a helicopter equipped with infrared from the air. They say no visual contact was made with any of the missing boy scouts. State Police say they've pulled the chopper due to excessive cloud cover and are not likely to return to the... more »
  • Family Mourns Loss of Missing Man

    March 11, 2011 12:13 AM

    The bank of the Vermillion River in Lafayette was the last place the Jackson family expected to find their loved one. 39-year-old Mitch Jackson had gone missing last Friday, his body was discovered Thursday morning around 10:00 a.m. trapped in some branches in the water. How his body ended... more »
  • Search for Missing Vermilion Parish Fisherman

    February 11, 2011 7:46 PM

    Four agencies are searching for a missing commercial fisherman in Vermilion Parish. Officials say the man may have been missing since Wednesday afternoon. They began searching Thursday evening. The search and rescue team was stationed at Hebert's Landing in Forked Island on Friday. The team is made up of... more »
  • WWL-TV: $606 missing from NOPD evidence room

    February 9, 2011 9:21 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans Police Superintendant Ronal Serpas tells WWL-TV that they've opened a criminal investigation of money missing from the department's property warehouse. Serpas says the evidence commander discovered that $606 was missing when she checked to see whether drugs had accidentally been put into a double-keyed... more »
  • Missing Teen in Iberia Parish

    January 20, 2011 4:57 PM

    Iberia Parish deputies are searching for 15-year old Deshante Robinson. They say she left her New Iberia home on Christmas Day with her 11-month-old son. Her family advised they believe she may be in the Anderson Street area of New Iberia. Anyone who knows where Robinson is should contact the... more »
  • Missing Sailor Found in Iberia Parish Waters

    January 13, 2011 7:53 PM

    The water is not unfamiliar territory for Josiah Hoffman. Two weeks ago he took off from Galveston, Texas in his new sail boat ‘Long Last' to head to Mississippi. Hoffman said, "I waited for about four days for a good window to sail." On day two of his trip, Hoffman... more »
  • Missing Man Found Alive on Boat in the Gulf

    January 12, 2011 5:30 PM

    The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office and Coast Guard rescued a man who had been missing since January 3rd in the Gulf of Mexico. The 34' sailboat and the passenger, 52-year old Josiah Hoffman of Mississippi, went missing in a severe storm. The vessel was located about six miles south of... more »
  • Coroner Says Body That of Missing Woman

    December 30, 2010 10:00 PM

    TYLERTOWN, Miss. (AP) - Authorities have identified a body found Wednesday in rural Walthall County as Kelly Ann Erwin, a Louisiana woman who had been missing since Dec. 10. The Enterprise-Journal reports Erwin's body was found off a county road by passers-by on a four-wheeler. Walthall County Coroner Shannon Hartzog... more »
  • Father of Missing Man Speaks Out About Search

    December 28, 2010 11:18 PM

    It's been over a week, and still no sign of a missing 22-year-old Georgia man, who apparently fell off the Calumet River bridge in Saint Mary Parish. KATC's Maddie Garrett talked with the man's father, and now he's speaking out about the search for his son. Mike Mills has... more »
  • Man Missing After Fall Off Calumet River Bridge

    December 21, 2010 5:48 PM

    Search and rescue teams are scouring the Calumet River looking for a man who's been missing since Monday night. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office 22-year-old Lewis Mills of Georgia, LA, had fallen into the river just after 11:00 p.m. Monday. "When officers responded, it was learned that he... more »
  • Katrina shooting victim's skull still missing

    December 13, 2010 8:17 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Rebecca Glover said her family could not have been more horrified by what happened to her nephew: He was shot by police days after Hurricane Katrina hit, then left to die in a car that a police officer drove to a deserted levee and set ablaze.... more »
  • Body of Missing Boater Found in Chandeleur Sound

    November 15, 2010 6:31 AM

    CHALMETTE, La. (AP) - Searchers have found the body of a missing boater from Mississippi and authorities are investigating the cause of his death. The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office said the body of 63-year-old David McAdory of Madison, Miss., was found submerged in Chandeleur Sound on Sunday morning. The... more »
  • Concern Over Welfare of Missing Breaux Bridge Woman

    November 9, 2010 12:18 PM

    Breaux Bridge Detectives are requesting any assistance in locating this missing female Connie Fay Merimon of Houston, Texas and who is now residing in Breaux Bridge. Connie Fay Merimon is 56 years of age. Ms. Merimon is described as a white female height 5-04 weight about 160 pounds, brown eyes... more »
  • L.D.W.F. Agents Rescue Missing Father And Two Young Sons

    November 3, 2010 5:18 PM

    Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents rescued a missing father and his two sons on Nov. 3 in Union Parish. Agents received a call from the Union Parish Sheriff's Office shortly after 9 p.m. on Nov. 2 about Timothy Thomas, 36, and his two sons,... more »
  • Indonesia Tsunami Kills 113; Scores More Missing

    October 26, 2010 10:35 AM

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - A tsunami that pounded several islands in western Indonesia killed at least 113 people and scores more are missing. A 7.7-magnitude earthquake triggered the 10-foot (three-meter) wave that washed hundreds of homes into the sea late Monday. Rescuers were having a hard time reaching the Mentawai... more »
  • Missing Teen in Iberia Parish

    October 22, 2010 4:27 PM

    The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a missing 16-year old. Dillon Reeves is 5'6", approximately 160 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. He was last seen on Weeks street in New Iberia with a blue hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and carrying a black booksack. If you see... more »
  • Missing Person in Iberia Parish

    September 25, 2010 6:16 PM

    On September 25, 2010 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a missing person. Casey Floris (DOB 07/22/1974 and a resident of New Iberia) was last seen at her residence by her husband at approximately 01:30 a.m. Mrs. Floris gave no reason for leaving the residence and never... more »
  • Bodies of 2 missing in Texas floodwaters found

    September 10, 2010 10:24 PM

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Search teams have recovered the bodies of two men missing in Texas floodwaters, bringing the death toll caused by the remnants of Tropical Storm Hermine to six. Authorities on Friday found the bodies of a 28-year-old Louisiana man swept away in the Guadalupe River in New... more »
  • Co-owner of missing painting charged with fraud

    September 9, 2010 9:59 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) - A con man carried out an "inartful fraud" when he fooled an art collector into thinking they were partners in the $1.1 million purchase of a missing painting but was actually ripping the investor off, a federal prosecutor said Thursday. Thomas Doyle, 54, was arrested on... more »
  • Texas officials stop search for 2 missing swimmers

    September 9, 2010 9:38 PM

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Authorities in Texas say it is unlikely they will find alive two missing swimmers swept away by floodwaters from the remnants of Tropical Storm Hermine. Authorities ended foot patrols along the swollen riverbanks Thursday and pulled back helicopters making aerial sweeps. The men were swimming Wednesday... more »
  • Body of a missing man found in Vermilion River

    September 8, 2010 6:23 PM

    Hours after reporting him missing, Deputies discover the body of Breaux Bridge man along the banks of the Vermilion River. Deputies have identified him as 32-year-old Bobby Lindsey. He was found right on the parish line between St. Martin Parish and Lafayette Parish. Deputies in St. Martin were investigating the... more »
  • Body Pulled From Water ID'd as Missing Man

    September 8, 2010 3:21 PM

    A man reported missing after leaving a Breaux Bridge casino, has been found dead. At approximately 11:40 a.m. Wednesday morning, a resident cutting grass on Seafood Lane in Lafayette, called in a report of a body that was located in the Vermilion River. He was found near the Lafayette-St.... more »
  • Man Missing from Casino

    September 8, 2010 12:42 PM

    (St. Martinville, La.)-On Monday evening, September 6th, 2010, at apprioximately 8:00 p.m., Bobby Lindsey, 32, Breaux Bridge, left on foot from a Breaux Bridge casino on La. 94 in St. Martin Parish, at the Lafayette-St. Martin Parish line. He was wearing a light color shirt with long pants. Mr. Lindsey... more »
  • Son of boxing promoter Arum missing in Cascades

    September 1, 2010 10:13 PM

    SEATTLE (AP) - Nearly two dozen mountaineers and park rangers are searching for the son of Hall of Fame boxing promoter Bob Arum, who's been missing since a weekend camping trip in the Cascade Mountains of Washington state. John Arum was expected to arrive home Sunday after climbing Storm King,... more »
  • Co-owner of painting missing in NY ID'd as a thief

    September 1, 2010 10:01 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) - First it was a curious tale of a $1.3 million painting a middleman said he drunkenly lost while trying to help a friend sell it in New York. Now a part owner of the painting is withdrawing her lawsuit against the middleman - after she identified... more »
  • Priest Among Missing 5 Years After Katrina

    August 28, 2010 3:20 PM

    LAKE CATHERINE, La. (AP) - The night sky heaved like a living thing as Fire Chief Joe Perez took another slow cruise in the rescue truck down the two-lane road snaking across this town in the last patch of marsh standing between New Orleans and an angry Gulf of Mexico.... more »
  • UPDATE: Man Missing After Wrecking Car in Baldwin

    August 10, 2010 6:29 PM

    MORE INFORMATION: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's officials are still trying to piece together the events leading up to Glenn Lemoine's death. His car was found on the Highway 90 East on ramp from Highway 83. He was last seen about 2 miles away, trying to hitchhike on the bridge over... more »
  • UPDATE: Man Missing After Wrecking Car in Baldwin

    August 9, 2010 7:03 PM

    UPDATE: We have an update to a story we brought you earlier...Family members of Glenn Lemoine say his body has been found in a canal. He's the Patterson man who disappeared after wrecking his vehicle early Saturday morning. His daughter says witnesses say he was last seen trying to hitchhike... more »
  • Update: A Body is Found in Jennings

    August 5, 2010 5:50 PM

    Update: Body that was found in Jennings was that of Jayce Dupuis. The cause of death has not yet been determined. -------------------------------------------------- Tonight a missing man's family gathers, hearing the worst. Today the Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's offfice teamed up with an Allen Parish correctional search team. Their... more »
  • Update: Missing Man From Jennings

    August 4, 2010 6:39 PM

    Release: The Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office continues to search diligently for missing 21 year old Jayce Ryan Dupuis of Jennings as law enforcement search teams searched by boat and 4-wheelers again on Wednesday. Jayce Ryan Dupuis is 5'11", 135 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair. He has not... more »
  • UPDATE-Missing Jennings Man

    August 3, 2010 4:59 PM

    UPDATE-In an effort to locate missing 21 year old Jayce Ryan Dupuis of Jennings, search teams from eight different law enforcement agencies assisted the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office in an intense air, ground and water search of an approximate two square mile area in the vicinity of the Jaenke... more »
  • Missing Person Jayce Ryan Dupuis, age 21

    August 2, 2010 6:24 PM

    The Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office is currently seeking information in reference to a missing person. Jayce Ryan Dupuis, age 21, a white male, of Jennings was last seen Sunday morning, August 1st, at approximately 1:30 a.m., leaving the area of Jaenke Bridge on LA 97 just north of Jennings.... more »
  • BP Cleanup Worker From Acadiana Is Missing

    July 26, 2010 6:13 PM

    Tonight a BP cleanup worker from Acadiana is missing. Deputies in Grand Isle are looking for Brandon Mouton of Eunice. He was last seen Thursday morning at eight on a barge. The Coast Guard says they've stopped searching because it's being classified as a missing person because... more »
  • Missing 12 Year Old Shreveport Girl

    July 19, 2010 4:06 PM

    SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport Police want your help in finding a missing 12 year old girl. They say Amber White was last seen around 3 PM Saturday at the Blue Ridge Mobile Home Park on Buncome Road. Her parents called Police when she didn't return from the... more »
  • St. Landry Crime Stoppers Locating A Missing Person

    July 15, 2010 12:00 PM

    This week St. Landry Crime Stoppers needs your help in locating a missing person from Opelousas. On March 26, 2010, Earl John Kidder Jr, also known as "Bubba" left his residence at 614 Chickasaw Dr. in Opelousas. Mr. Kidder was supposed to be going camping at the Sherburne Wildlife Management... more »
  • Plane Missing With 2 Montana Reporters on Board

    June 28, 2010 10:20 PM

    KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) - Authorities were searching Monday for a single-engine airplane carrying four people, including two Montana newspaper reporters, that took off on a sightseeing tour the day before and did not return. The 1968 Piper airplane departed from Kalispell City Airport on Sunday afternoon with Sonny Kless, the... more »
  • Boater Missing in Lake Pontchartrain

    June 21, 2010 7:50 AM

    METAIRIE, La. (AP) - The Coast Guard is searching for a man who fell into Lake Pontchartrain after a boat carrying four men collided with the Causeway Bridge. The accident occurred around 9:50 p.m. Sunday about one mile from the Metairie side of the span. The Coast Guard said two... more »
  • Missing Lafourche Teen Found Dead in Wrecked Car

    June 15, 2010 10:13 AM

    THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office says a 19-year-old reported missing after he failed to return home in a borrowed car was found dead, in the car, in the marsh. Sgt. Lesley Hill Peters, spokeswoman for the sheriff's office, said that Michael Wells' body was found Sunday... more »
  • Missing Teen From Crowley

    June 7, 2010 5:16 PM

    Brooklyn Harmon, age15, was last seen at her residence in the 700 block of Irvin Breaux Road in Crowley on May 29, 2010. Reports are unsure as to what Harmon was wearing when last seen at the residence, but she is a black female, 5 foot 3 inches in height,... more »
  • Two Dead & One Missing After Boating Accident

    May 30, 2010 6:40 PM

    MAUREPAS, La. (AP) - The bodies of two victims of a weekend boating accident in Lake Maurepas have been found. The bodies of 20-year-old Ann Hite and 14-year-old Mikayla Thibodeaux, both of Gonzales, were found Sunday, said Adam Einck of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. A third person,... more »
  • Man Missing in Lake Pontchartrain

    May 27, 2010 10:34 AM

    MANDEVILLE, La. (AP) -The Coast Guard is searching for a 33-year-old-man who went missing in Lake Pontchartrain approximately a quarter-of-a-mile south of Mandeville/ The Coast Guard received a report from the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office at approximately 1 a.m. Thursday that a small recreational vessel carrying two adults and... more »
  • Missing Person: Gregory Gautreaux

    May 20, 2010 6:40 PM

    On May 19, 2010, the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office received a call regarding a missing person. Gregory Gautreaux, 53, Arnaudville, 6'1" 185 pounds was last seen wearing a red shirt and blue jeans. He is possibly driving a 2008 Silver Toyota Camry. Mr. Gautreaux had called his family... more »
  • Missing St. Landry Parish Boy Returns Home

    May 18, 2010 2:59 PM

    Update: According to the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office, Tyler Blaze Murphy returned home late last night, unharmed. Deputies are continuing their investigation. ------------------------------------------------------- MISSING CHILD Endangered Runaway National Center for Missing & Exploited Children 1-800-843-5678 VA 22314 Tyler Blaze Murphy Age: 13 DOB: 12/26/1996 Race:... more »
  • MISSING CHILD: 13 Year Old Tyler Blaze Murphy

    May 14, 2010 11:33 AM

    MISSING CHILD Endangered Runaway National Center for Missing & Exploited Children 1-800-843-5678 VA 22314 Tyler Blaze Murphy Age: 13 DOB: 12/26/1996 Race: White Hair: Sandy Eyes: Black Height: 4'11 Weight: 105 Missing from: Opelousas, LA Missing Since: 05/01/2010 Details: Tyler was last seen on May 1, 2010. He... more »
  • Son of Huey P. Long Missing

    May 13, 2010 11:47 AM

    SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Shreveport police say the son of former Louisiana Gov. Huey P. Long is missing. Police say 88-year-old Palmer R. Long Sr. was last seen about 9 a.m. Wednesday leaving his residence in south Shreveport and heading to Minden. Long was driving a white Mercedes Benz E350.... more »
  • Dumped Body Identified, Family Talks to KATC

    May 12, 2010 7:09 PM

    A family's worst fears are confirmed. Their missing loved one was brutally killed and her body dumped. Wednesday, they waited for investigators to tell them who did this and why. A bus driver passing by farmland off Dairy Lane spotted a female's body on Tuesday afternoon. Elizabeth Fontenot, 18, had... more »
  • Man Missing in Crowley

    May 7, 2010 10:00 AM

    Crowley Police are searching for a missing adult. Jhuanterrol DePorres Morris was last seen at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, 5, 2010 in the 700 block of North Avenue A. Morris is a Black Male, approximately 5'10" tall, 142 pounds, light complexion with short black... more »
  • Coast Guard Calls Off Search For 11 Missing

    April 23, 2010 6:20 PM

    PORT FOURCHON, La. (AP) - The Coast Guard is calling off its search for 11 workers missing since an explosion on an oil rig off the Louisiana coast. Rear Adm. Mary Landry calls it a very difficult decision. The Coast Guard said Friday crews had spent three days searching a... more »
  • 11 Workers Missing May Have Been Unable to Escape

    April 22, 2010 4:06 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Eleven workers missing from an offshore oil platform may not have escaped after a massive explosion, officials said Thursday. Crews continued to search by air and water for those missing from the Deepwater Horizon, which burned for nearly a day before sinking into the Gulf... more »
  • Evacuated Workers Missing After Oil Rig Explosion

    April 21, 2010 6:24 AM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Coast Guard says at least 11 people are missing and seven hurt after an explosion and fire at an oildrilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico off Louisiana. The rig -- which is still burning -- is owned by Transocean Ltd. of Houston. Spokesman... more »
  • Opelousas Father Missing After Fishing Trip

    April 6, 2010 7:19 PM

    A missing man case is looking more like a case of foul play. Family members of 39 year old Earl "Bubba" Kidder, Jr. are worried the Opelousas man could be dead after the vehicle he was in, turned up burned. The father of two left Opelousas Friday March 26th for... more »
  • Crowley Police Looking For Missing Teen

    March 29, 2010 7:11 PM

    Crowley Police are searching for a missing teenager. Brooklynn Harmon was last seen on Friday, March 26 at 5 p.m. when leaving to go to a friend's house. Harmon never returned to her home. Harmon is a black female, 15 years of age, approximately 115 lbs, medium... more »
  • Body Of Missing Houston Businessman Found In New Orleans

    March 9, 2010 3:57 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A Texas-based nonprofit group that has been searching for a missing oil executive in New Orleans has found a body in the Mississippi River, where police say he may have fallen in near a ferry boat dock. Tim Miller, president and founder of Texas Equusearch, said... more »
  • Red Cross website helps Haitians trace loved ones

    January 14, 2010 2:33 PM

    The International Committee of the Red Cross has launched a Web site to help Haitians find loved ones missing in the devastating earthquake that hit the capital Port-au-Prince. The Red Cross says it hopes the dedicated site will help restore contact between separated family members. The site can... more »
  • Stolen Bras

    November 30, 2009 9:10 AM

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Police in Nebraska report a couple of couples have a secret -- a Victoria's Secret. Officers are looking for two couples suspected of stealing 126 bras from the Victoria's Secret store at Omaha's Westroads Mall. The missing underthings are worth nearly 6,000 bucks. The stolen bras... more »
  • AMI: Missing Juvenile UPDATE

    November 16, 2009 11:15 AM

    Officials report they have found Deandre Ware in Opelousas and are attempting to pick him up today. KATC will continue to report on this story as more information becomes available. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Authorities in Acadia Parish are asking for the public's assistance in locating a 17 year old... more »

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