Denham Springs Crime
Recent Crime News
Friday | via KSLA-TV Shreveport
A Denham Springs man accused of injecting his girlfriend with a lethal dose of heroin in July 2013 is back to jail after authorities say he flunked two drug tests this week while awaiting trial on a second-degree murder charge. State District Judge Don Johnson, at the request of East Baton Rouge Parish prosecutors, revoked Jarret McCasland's bond Thursday and said he will remain behind bars until his trial. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 25 | via The Advocate
Baton Rouge police Tuesday arrested a Denham Springs man accused in the shooting injury of an acquaintance during an argument over a nightclub cover charge. In the early hours of March 7, Daniel Valdez, 20, told the victim he needed money to get into Club Dreams Night Club in north Baton Rouge, according to the arrest warrant. Comment?
Friday Mar 20 | via The Advocate
A fatal shooting involving a Denham Springs Police officer last month has been ruled justified, the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office announced Friday. Officer Michael Brien LeBlanc shot and killed truck driver Robert Kohl, of Fort Worth, Texas, after Kohl brandished a gun and pointed it toward officers near the Bass Pro Shops Feb. 23, police have said. Comment?
Thursday Mar 19 | via KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Officials reported a police officer who shot and killed a reported gun-wielding man last month is believed to have not done anything wrong, but the investigation into the shooting is ongoing. Investigators said the Denham Springs officer fatally shot Robert Kohl, 47, of Fort Worth, Texas, on February 23. It happened just south of I-12 and Range Avenue, between Hooters and Longhorn Steak House, on a Monday afternoon. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 11 | via KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Investigators say 24-year-old Thomas Fefee of Denham Springs was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison and charged with 5 counts of Attempted 1st Degree Murder and Simple Criminal Damage to Property. Fefee allegedly tried to run over officers with a car in the Acadian Village Shopping Center parking lot at Acadian Thruway and Perkins Road around 11 p.m. on March 2. The five officers fired several shots at the car hitting Fefee and his brother, Justin. Comment?
Friday Feb 27 | via The Advocate
Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- Denham Springs Police investigate the scene where a man brandishing a pistol was shot once by a Denham Springs Police officer Monday afternoon. Police Chief Scott Jones said the man was ordered repeatedly to drop his weapon and was shot when the man did not comply. Comment?
Feb 25, 2015 | via The Advocate
A Denham Springs police officer on Monday shot and killed a Fort Worth, Texas, truck driver who was brandishing a gun, officials said. Police were called to the area near the Bass Pro Shops shortly after 3 p.m. after a woman reported she was concerned for her son, who was threatening suicide, Lemoine said. Comment?
Feb 24, 2015 | via BayouBuzz.com
The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office has been asked to investigate an officer-involved shooting that left a truck driver from Fort Worth, Texas dead on Monday. sheriff's office was called in to investigate after a Denham Springs police officer shot Robert Kohl, who reportedly pulled out a gun and pointed it toward officers. Comment?
Feb 24, 2015 | via KNOE-TV Monroe
Livingston Parish sheriff's deputies are investigating a fatal shooting involving a Denham Springs police officer and a Fort Worth, Texas, truck driver. Lemoine says police were called to a shopping area around 3 p.m. Monday after a woman reported she was concerned for her son, who was threatening suicide. Comment?
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