The Advocate: Baton Rouge rapper Torrence "Lil Boosie" Hatch, imprisoned since November in a drug case, was indicted today in what prosecutors are calling the murder-for-hire of a local man in October.
MTV: Currently, Hatch is in jail after a judge ordered him to prison for violating his probation.
WAFB: Hatch was indicted in the October 21 shooting death of Terry Boyd. Michael Louding and Adrian Pittman are also indicted on first degree charges on Boyd's murder.
New Orleans RTA hires Jeannette shipbuilder to construct new ferries - The two boats to be replaced, the St. John and the Louis B. Porterie, were built in 1977 and 1937, respectively.