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Helicopter crashes in the Gulf of Mexico near Lafourche Parish

Galliano- A helicopter owned by the Bristow Group Inc. crash-landed in the Gulf of Mexico yesterday near Galliano.

The company says that the crash happened around noon, while the “Bell 407” chopper was operating between Venice and Galliano. 87 more words

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19-year-old shot and killed inside his mother's Lockport home

LOCKPORT, LA – A 19-year-old Bayou Blue man was shot and killed while inside his mother’s Lockport home last night.

Alton Adams was struck by a bullet that penetrated his mother’s home in the 100 block of East Fontinelle Street around 10:25 p.m. 101 more words

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LA - LPSO searching for Thibodaux woman missing since Thursday | WWLTV

(LAFOURCHE) — A Thibodaux family has reported a 31-year-old woman missing, officials with the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office said.

Family members say they last saw Beatrice Clark on Thursday (Dec. 15 more words

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Thibodaux man convicted of murder following brawl with two men

THIBODAUX, LA — The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office says a Thibodaux man was convicted of murder on Thursday, November 15.

Prosecutors say that Brhian Thomas was convicted of second degree murder after a jury deliberated for four days. 153 more words

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Thibodaux man sentenced to 20 years for 3rd degree rape of pre-teen

THIBODAUX, LA – A Thibodaux man has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for raping a pre-teen girl who came to his house for a frozen cup. 183 more words

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Body found in Lafourche cane field identified as missing Metairie woman

UPDATE:  The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office says the body has been positively identified as 43-year-old Mia West.  The LPSO says that the Jefferson Parish Coroner’s Office conducted the autopsy and made the official identification.  253 more words

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