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Thibodaux Police: Woman arrested with knife, gloves and zip ties in attempted home invasion case

THIBODAUX, LA — Thibodaux police arrested a woman who they say planned to attack two other women.  Police say, when they arrested the suspect, they also found a black bag with zip ties, gloves, and a knife. 140 more words

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Unlicensed contractor arrested in Thibodaux after taking $45,000 for unfinished work

THIBODAUX, La. – A Schriever man has been arrested for contractor fraud after he allegedly took $45,000 for work he never completed.

Forty-five-year-old Lionel Winston, Jr. 108 more words

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Golden Meadow man punches woman, children, douses woman with gasoline

GOLDEN MEADOW, La. – The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Golden Meadow man after he allegedly hit a woman and her children before dousing the woman with gasoline. 252 more words

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An 1894 Murder Mystery in Thibodaux

The Times-Democrat (New Orleans) – Feb. 20, 1894

Thibodaux was in a state of repressed excitement yesterday over the dastardly murder of Mr. Julien Vergnole, an event unprecedented in the history of that section of Lafourche and one which has stirred up the wrath of its citizens to such a pitch that summary vengeance is threatened the perpetrators in the event of their being apprehended. 3,070 more words

Bayou Blue man arrested for attempted murder

BAYOU BLUE, La. – The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man who told deputies he shot a man in the abdomen with a shotgun during an argument. 157 more words

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Lafourche Parish police arrest 18-year-old man for rape of child under 13

THIBODAUX, La. – An 18-year-old man has been arrested after police say he forced a child under the age of 13 to have sex with him. 65 more words

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Police make arrest in scanner skipping shop lifting case

THIBODAUX, LA — Thibodaux police say they’ve arrested a man who tried to steal dozens of items from a store by failing to scan them at a self-checkout station. 159 more words

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