12:30 Newscast, May 1st, 2015

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s office arrests three in connection with a tragic drug overdose death and cover up. Lt. Clay Higgins says a woman allegedly gave some sort of drug cock tail to a man who got extremely ill. He says instead of calling cops, 29-year-old Jessica Stelly brought 26-year-old Lance Gordon to his house with the help of two others who all face serious charges…:
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State Police Troop I had to deal with yet another high speed chase on I-10 when this morning a Texas man drove off in a stolen vehicle after being stopped east of Lake Charles. They say 32-year-old Alfred Wells led troopers on a 27 minute long pursuit and was seen throwing drugs from the vehicle. He was eventually stopped in Acadia Parish then booked into the Calcasieu Parish jail on many charges including possession of stolen things, possession of crack cocaine, reckless operation, aggravated flight from an officer.

It’s going to be a gorgeous weekend in Louisiana getting lots of folks out on the water and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announces tomorrow is Boating Education Lagniappe Day. LDWF spokesman Gabe Giffin says they will be hosting these boating education certificate events at 9 locations throughout the state…:
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Giffin says you can get more information online at wlf.louisiana/lagniappeday to find locations near you.

It’s going to be a beauty for the second weekend of the New Orleans Jazzfest which is underway. Headlining tonight is No Doubt and Chicago then tomorrow Elton John hits the big stage.