10:30 Newscast, May 5th, 2015

State Police has issued a Level II Endangered/Missing Child Advisory on behalf of the Baton Rouge Police Department for a two year old little girl. BRPD spokesman L’Jean McKneely says little A’Kyleana Louise Lathan’s mother, 24 year old Taylor Lathan, was found shot to death inside a vehicle on Monday evening…:
CUT 6 (09) “no idea where she’s at”
McKneely says if anyone knows where little A’Kyleana might be, please contact authorities.

A bill that allows for the dispensing of medicinal marijuana to patients who suffer from certain medical conditions makes it off the Senate floor. New Iberia Senator Fred Mills says they’ve been working hard on this legislation to keep everyone happy…:
CUT 14 (06) “law enforcement”
The Sheriff’s Association says they support this proposal which now heads to the House.

The Slidell Police Department says they have made an arrest in the case of the baby who was found inside a trash compactor at an apartment complex on Monday. The Chief and the Coroner are holding a press conference this afternoon to discuss the details of the case but no other details will be released before that time. The baby was discovered by a maintenance worker.

Two different tax increases proposed by Plaquemine Representative Karen St. Germain to help fund road projects passed in the House Ways and Means Committee this morning. Eric Gill reports…:
CUT 1 (29) “reporting” – The Measures now head to the House Floor.