On April 1st the price on a pack of cigarettes will increase 22 cents to $1.08. Emelie Gunn has more on how this effects the tobacco industry…:
CUT 1 (27) “I’m Emelie Gunn”
A 60-year-old man was run over and by a dragster at a racetrack in Caddo Parish during test runs required for licenses. Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Cindy Chadwick says the deceased is identified as Steven Smith, and the man behind the wheel of the vehicle was 55-year-old Stuart Smith – both of Atlanta, Texas…:
CUT 7 (05) “they’re brothers”
No charges are filed in the case.
Louisiana regulators have approved the sale of Pineville based CLECO to Macquarie Infrastructure. The utility company’s spokeswoman Robbyn Cooper says this is great news for their customers who should see a $500 credit on their bill soon. She says ratepayers shouldn’t notice a difference at all with this move…:
CUT 11 (07) “still CLECO”
The sale to the foreign investment company is worth $4.9 billion dollars.
Denham Springs Police arrest a 24-year-old man involved in multiple shootings that resulted in the death of a Walker man and the injuring of another individual. Detective Cpl. Glenn Lemoine says two men were shot multiple times last night. He says a vehicle continued down the road until it crashed into a parked car…:
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He says the suspect is 24-year-old Brian Allen and his charges include First Degree Murder.