Gabrielle Espinosa, KPLC

Gabrielle Espinosa


Louisiana, United States

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Past articles by Gabrielle:

Jennings Police Chief: No cooperation from 150 people present at fatal shooting

Semmes said the shooter went to the party at the event center in the 1600 block of South Main Street with the sole intention to “execute” 22-year-old Dakota Chaisson. → Read More

Restaurants open in Lake Charles on Thanksgiving

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - While many places are closed on Thanksgiving, there are some restaurants that will be open if you’re looking for a place to eat on Turkey Day. · The Isle of Capri: All restaurants open, but buffet closed If you would like your restaurant added to the list, email → Read More

Student accused of threatening to blow LaGrange up, no bomb found

A LaGrange student is accused of threatening to blow the school up, Calcasieu authorities say. → Read More

Authorities: Four children under 3 years old left alone while man walked to store

A Lake Charles man was arrested on Tuesday for child desertion after deputies found four children left home alone, authorities said. → Read More

Group of teen girls tries to set trap for alleged pedophile; one ends up kidnapped

Authorities say the teenagers intended to get proof the suspect was trying to hook up with underage girls and then turn that information over to law enforcement. → Read More

Google rolls out updated privacy tools for YouTube, Maps

Google is rolling out more tools for users to control their privacy settings. → Read More

Comedian Kevin Hart injured in Southern California car crash

A California Highway Patrol collision report says the 40-year-old Hart was a passenger in a 1970 Plymouth Barracuda that went off Mulholland Highway and rolled down an embankment around 12:45 a.m. Sunday. → Read More

Colorado bear breaks into house, leaves by pushing through a wall ‘like the Kool-Aid Man’

Estes Park police say the break-in occurred Friday night and that the animal was likely attracted to trash. → Read More

Mothers, fathers honored this Sunday on Parent’s Day

The holiday encourages people, organizations and local governments to support the role of parents in raising their children. → Read More

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: I-210 EB closed at Prien Lake Bridge due to an accident

I-210 east is closed a the Prien Lake Bridge due to an accident. → Read More

Surveillance video captures KFC explosion in N.C.

No one was hurt. A KFC employee told police that he was closing the restaurant when he and others smelled gas. → Read More

12-foot gator that had been hit by truck captured on Florida interstate

Tallahassee Police and Florida Highway Patrol closed the exit for hours while the gator was safely removed. → Read More

Florida man sports short shorts to teach daughter a lesson

Some people believe the best way to teach is by example. For one father in Florida, the example was about what not to do. He took his message to a whole new level, to convince his daughter not to wear short shorts. → Read More

Nationwide recall issued for Ragú Pasta Sauces due to possible plastic fragment contamination

On Saturday, food company Mizkan America Inc. announced a voluntary recall of Ragú Pasta Sauces distributed nationally via press release. → Read More

Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office: Fugitives captured in Allen Parish

Two inmates that escaped from a GEO facility in Pine Prairie Sunday morning have been captured in Allen Parish, Sheriff Eddie Soileau with the Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office said. → Read More

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: 210 bridge closed due to accident

The I-210 Bridge is closed in the east and westbound lanes due to an accident. → Read More

First Alert Forecast: Watching an area of interest in the Bay of Campeche

Watching an area of interest in the Bay of Campeche → Read More

Man charged after authorities find $200K in stolen property hidden in ‘sophisticated’ tunnel system

Timothy Painter Jr. is charged with grand larceny and eight counts of possessing stolen goods. Deputies found construction equipment, lawnmowers, tools and cars hidden inside the tunnels. → Read More

Mother’s Day spending expected to hit $25 billion this year

Consumers ages 35-44 are likely to spend the most at an average $248, which is up from $224. Also, men are likely to spend more than women at $237 compared with $158, according to the survey → Read More

Backseats of Uber, Lyft vehicles carry more germs than toilet seats, study finds

The study conducted by NetQuote swabbed the surfaces of rideshares, taxis, and rental cars. → Read More