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With rains progressing down in the Gulf, we've upped our rain coverage today to 40%. Highs will reach the lower 90's. Showers will continue on and off for tonight and spilling over into the morning hours on Saturday. Saturday sees a 70% coverage of showers with highs only reaching the mid and upper 80's. By Monday, Labor Day, we taper our rain ...
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.