A Sterlington man was reportedly shot by officers following a police chase early Thursday morning.
Louisiana State Police, Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office and Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office assisted Monroe Police Department in a two-parish vehicle pursuit, which ended in the shooting of the suspect driver, identified as 36-year-old James Hemphill, of Sterlington.
GRAMBLING — Despite having to cut approximately $2.1 million from its budget from the state and raise tuition, Grambling State University has been full of students this week as the university officially began its Fall 2012 Semester on Monday.
“The first few days are always the trickiest, at least that’s how they have always been for me,” said GSU freshman Jessica Smith. “This is my first time in college, and I am just trying to get through the first week without getting lost or missing a class.”