Afternoon Headlines

This is Cynthia Arceneaux from the KPLC newsroom.

What really happened inside an Oakdale home when a woman and her husband were murdered? New details emerge as the prosecution builds its case against the woman's son Jeremy Lee Brown. Did he kill his mother and stepfather?  We'll see who lawyers put on the witness stand today.

Plus ready or not, here comes hurricane season.  Local emergency officials carried out a drill to see if they are prepared, if the "big one" should hit.

And how's this for the bizarre and unusual? A child was put in a washing machine at a laundry-mat.  It could've been a tragedy when the machine started up! But thanks to the fast moving owner of the business, the child is okay.

Coming up tonight on 7 News @ Six Sports, McNeese State baseball begins conference tournament this morning against Texas Arlington. The LSU baseball team opens up SEC tourney play this afternoon against Mississippi State. Plus we've got another edition of the 7 Sportsperson of the Week. We'll see you then!

Tune in for these stories and more tonight on Live at Five and 7News at Six.