After phone calls from administration and a nearly hour-long complete school lockdown, the West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office found a hidden illegal weapon, a sawed-off shotgun, on Port Allen High School’s campus Friday afternoon.
The third time’s a charm. At least that’s what one Port Allen woman was hoping when she auditioned in front of American Idol judges for the 12th season of the popular singing competition television show.
Last Monday evening, January 21, an alleged robbery in Brusly turned deadly when a man robbed Noah’s Pharmacy of drugs and cash, tied up employees, took a hostage, stole a police vehicle which crashed, and threatened to shoot his hostage, police and himself before police shot and killed him.
Police arrested a Port Allen man Thursday, January 24, for allegedly dealing drugs in the Port Allen area.
Harold Baise Jr., 20, of 704 Eucalyptus St., was arrested and booked into the West Baton Rouge detention center on one count of possession with intent to distribute a schedule 1 narcotic.
Brusly robbery ends in death (UPDATED)
After a short stand-off, police in West Baton Rouge shot and killed an armed robber who took a hostage and fled from Noah’s pharmacy with a pillowcase full of drugs and money on Monday night.