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Jack Strain pleads not guilty to rape, sexual battery, incest charges

COVINGTON – Former St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Jack Strain pled not guilty to eight charges against him this morning.

A grand jury indicted Strain on two counts of aggravated rape, two counts of aggravated incest, indecent behavior with a juvenile, and sexual battery in June. 129 more words


Covington Police investigating shooting that left 1 man injured

COVINGTON – Police in Covington are looking for suspects after a man was shot last night.

The 24-year-old man was shot near the intersection of North Filmore Street and Schultz Drive around 11:30 p.m. 55 more words


Slidell man arrested after wife walks in on him raping 9-year-old girl

SLIDELL – A Slidell man has been arrested for first degree rape after his wife walked in on him raping a nine-year-old girl, according to the St. 109 more words


Body found in East Pearl River identified as missing 14-year-old boy

SLIDELL – Police in St. Tammany Parish have recovered the body of a teenager who went missing while boating with his family in the East Pearl River Sunday. 85 more words


Former sheriff Strain indicted on incest, rape, sexual battery charges

COVINGTON – Former St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Jack Strain faces life in prison if convicted of multiple counts of rape and incest handed down by a grand jury this morning. 486 more words


18-year-old arrested after gunfire erupts in Covington neighborhood

COVINGTON – An 18-year-old Abita Springs man has been arrested for allegedly opening fire in a Covington neighborhood.

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Andrew Graves on June 5 after receiving reports of gunfire on Slemmer Road. 105 more words


Cash reward offered for info on St. Tammany timber fire

BATON ROUGE – A $2,000 cash reward is now being offered in exchange for information on a timber fire.

The Louisiana Forestry Association is looking for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the those responsible for allegedly setting a fire. 228 more words