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  1. Slain deputy US marshal was expecting baby boy with his wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Albany Times Union

    ... about 130 miles from his home in the Jackson suburb of Raymond, Mississippi. The suspect, Jamie D. Croom , 31, of New Roads, Louisiana, was hit multiple times in the shootout. He died early Wednesday, East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner William "Beau" ...

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  2. Man accused of killing deputy US marshal dies, official saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... n to a hospital. Officials say he was wanted in the Feb. 20 shooting deaths of two siblings outside a nightclub in New Roads, about 20 miles from Baton Rouge.

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  3. U.S. Marshal killed in Baton Rouge by armed, black fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Examiner.com

    U.S. Marshal Josie Wells was gunned down yesterday at an unnamed motel in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, while trying to execute one of the most dangerous aspects of a marshal's job, serving an arrest warrant on a murder suspect. The cop-killer, Jamie Croom, 31, was wanted for the heinous murders of a sister and brother in New Roads, Louisiana, a town less than 40 miles away.

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  4. Fugitive who killed U.S. marshal dies after gun battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A fugitive who authorities say shot and killed a deputy U.S. marshal during a gun battle at a Louisiana motel died of his wounds early on Wednesday, the local coroner's office said. A law enforcement task force had come to a Baton Rouge motel early on Tuesday to arrest Jamie Croom, 31, in the shooting deaths last month of a brother and sister outside a nightclub in nearby New Roads.

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  5. What in the world is going on in March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Examiner.com

    ... murder. Further details were not provided. Croom was wanted in the shooting deaths of a brother and sister in New Roads, La., according to Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff Beauregard Torres III. ( Associated Press ) Seven Marines and four aircrew are ...

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  6. Deputy marshal, suspect die after shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... he lost his life. Wells, 28, was trying to arrest Croom, who is suspected in the deaths of a brother and sister in New Roads, Louisiana, CNN affiliate WAFB said. Officials would not elaborate on what happened next, but The Advocate newspaper in ...

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  7. Louisiana Fugitive Who Killed Deputy U.S. Marshal In Shootout DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Switched

    A fugitive who authorities say shot and killed a deputy U.S. marshal during a gun battle at a Louisiana motel died of his wounds early on Wednesday, the local coroner's office said. A law enforcement task force had come to a Baton Rouge motel early on Tuesday to arrest Jamie Croom, 31, in the shooting deaths last month of a brother and sister outside a nightclub in nearby New Roads.

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  8. Coroner: Man accused of killing deputy US marshal diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WBNS

    ... Beauregard Torres III said Croom had been on the run since a Feb. 20 shooting outside the Sugar Shack nightclub in New Roads, about 20 miles northwest of Baton Rouge.

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  9. Jamie Croom, suspect in the shooting death of U.S. Deputy Marshal Josie Wells, dies at local hospitalRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Advocate

    ... who were trying to arrest him on allegations that he fatally shot a pair of siblings several weeks ago outside a New Roads nightclub , law enforcement authorities said. Dr. Beau Clark, East Baton Rouge Parish's coroner, said Croom's autopsy will ...

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  10. Fugitive accused in death of U.S. marshal, wanted in New Roads double homicide, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | NOLA.com

    Jamie Croom, the fugitive accused in Tuesday's death of deputy U.S. Marshal Josie Wells in Baton Rouge and in last month's double homicide in New Roads, has died. East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner William "Beau" Clark confirmed Wednesday morning Croom, 31, died sometime after midnight on Wednesday.

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  11. Man accused of shooting U.S. Deputy Marshal Josie Wells dies from gunshot woundRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Law enforcement personnel gather in from of the Elm Grove Motel on Elm Grove Garden Road just worth of Progress Road, after a shooting Tuesday morning. Croom, 31, died sometime between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning at a local hospital after being shot during "an exchange of gunfire" with authorities who were trying to arrest him on allegations that he fatally shot a pair of siblings several weeks ago outside a New Roads nightclub , law enforcement authorities said.

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  12. Train-effect thunderstorms prompt flood advisory for areas north of Baton Rouge until 1 p.m. MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Times-Picayune

    A flood advisory has been issued for locations just north of Baton Rouge until 1 p.m. Monday after the development of a series of "train-effect" thunderstorms have already dumped more than 2 inches of rain over the area, according to the Slidell office of the National Weather Service . The advisory includes East and West Feliciana, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, Tangipahoa, and Washington parishes, including the cities of Jackson, Clinton, New Roads, Greensburg, Amite and St. Francisville.

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  13. Four years later, Audubon Bridge remains the road less traveledRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... south of St. Francisville, La.. Nearly five years after the Audubon Bridge opened between St. Francisville and New Roads, the bridge is still carrying less traffic than it was projected to carry the day they cut the ribbon to open it. Meanwhile, a ... 15 comments

  14. this weekRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Advocate

    Pointe Coupee Parish sheriff's deputies are on the hunt for a 31-year-old man they suspect of fatally shooting two siblings outside a New Roads nightclub early Wednesday morning. Authorities don't know yet why Jamie D. Croom, 8650 Pecan Acres East, allegedly killed the brother and sister, which is why they have urged the public to consider Croom "armed and dangerous," Sheriff Bud Torres said.

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  15. New Roads man booked on firearms violation believed involved in fatal shootings of siblingsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Advocate

    Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff's deputies on Friday arrested a New Roads man they believe may have been involved in the fatal shootings of two siblings this week at a New Roads nightclub. Capt.

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  16. Sister and brother fatally shot outside New Roads nightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Pointe Coupee Parish sheriff's deputies are on the hunt for a 31-year-old man they suspect of fatally shooting two siblings outside a New Roads nightclub. The sheriff says 42-year-old Lechelle Rita Williams and her 38-year-old brother, Sinica Lee Williams, were killed about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of the Sugar Shack nightclub.

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  17. Sister, brother fatally shot outside New Roads nightclubRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Pointe Coupee Parish sheriff's deputies are on the hunt for a 31-year-old man they suspect of fatally shooting two siblings outside a New Roads nightclub. Sheriff Bud Torres tells The Advocate authorities don't know why the brother and sister were killed.

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  18. Brother, sister dead after nightclub shooting in New RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... Senica and Lischelle Williams. The shooting happened in the parking lot of the Sugar Shack Bar on Mandela Lane in New Roads around 12:30 a.m. "We do know that there was a fight that initially started inside the club that spilled out to the parking ...

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  19. Shooting at nightclub leaves brother and sister dead, suspect soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... considered armed and dangerous. The shooting happened in the parking lot of the Sugar Shack Bar on Mandela Lane in New Roads around 12:30 a.m. "We do know that there was a fight that initially started inside the club that spilled out to the parking ...

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  20. Authorities release names of victims and suspect in deadly nightclub shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... be considered armed and dangerous. The shooting happened in the parking lot of the Sugar Shack on Mandela Lane in New Roads around 12:30 a.m. "We do know that there was a fight that initially started inside the club that spilled out to the parking ...

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