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Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue in our forecast for Tuesday with little change in temperatures. Meanwhile, a new tropical depression has formed in the Gulf. This depression should become a tropical depression Tuesday with landfall near Tampico, Mexico early Wednesday.
Charges pending against Lake Charles student
LAKE CHARLES - Charges are pending against a 12 year old middle school student who claimed to have brought a bomb to school.
Police were called to F.K. White Middle School in Lake Charles around 2:30 Monday afternoon regarding a possible bomb being discovered.
The school was evacuated. The Louisiana State Police bomb detection team was called and declared it was not a bomb.
The investigation revealed the student had an old-style portable radio wrapped with tape in his backpack.
The student was released to his parents and the investigation is ongoing.