In 2016, a Lafayette man went to Louisiana State Police alleging sexual misconduct by Fr. Albert Gayle Nunez when he was a child. The man
Suspended Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope has entered a written plea of not guilty yet again ahead of his arraignment on Tuesday for his most
When the Diocese of Lafayette released its list of accused priests last week, 11 of the 37 members of clergy had never been publicly accused. Among them is the Rev. John de Leeuw, who made arrangements to defend himself in death.
Formal charges have been filed against the man accused of burning three African-American churches. Holden Matthews, the 21-year-old white son of a St. Landry Parish
Fifteen years after acknowledging it exists, and months after promising its release, the Diocese of Lafayette still has not released a list of priests who
Corey Jackson, the former state trooper and last participant in the Knight Oil Tools scandal, was sentenced in Lafayette Parish Wednesday for committing felony malfeasance
Suspended Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope appeared for his sentencing hearing for felony malfeasance and perjury charges Wednesday at the Lafayette Parish Courthouse, however his
Nine people have submitted their resumes and applications for the interim superintendent position with the Lafayette Parish School System. We posted their names yesterday, but
Former priest Michael Guidry has pleaded guilty to sexual molestation of a juvenile. KATC was in the courtroom when Judge Alonzo Harris accepted Guidry’s plea
KATC Investigates has uncovered that Walter Savoie, who was arrested yesterday in connection with the shooting death of Kendrick Lawrence, has a lengthy history of violent crime in St. Landry Parish.
With his sentencing hearing only weeks away, suspended Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope and his attorney Brett Grayson have filed a motion for acquittal for
KATC Investigates: Driver arrested in high speed chase was out on bond for previous burglaries, vehicle theft
The vehicle involved in yesterday’s high speed chase in Youngsville is suspected of being involved in three previous pursuits by several local law enforcement agencies,
KATC Investigates has obtained court records that show Kevin James Savoie, 33, of Opelousas has been arrested multiple times for simple battery and domestic abuse
The Diocese of Lafayette has acknowledged “The List” created by KATC of priests facing credible accusations of sex abuse. The diocese spokesperson, Blue Rolfes, called
KATC Investigates has uncovered Fr. Joseph Alexander celebrated at least two Masses in the Diocese of Lafayette since he was placed on leave in 2002.