Crime

Subdivision honors fallen airman with new flagpole

A Bossier City neighborhood has honored a former Barksdale airman who was killed earlier this year.

  13-year-old arrested in murder of pizza delivery driver

2 dead in murder-suicide at Bossier City apartment complex

Douglas Holley sentenced to 105 years in prison

Body found in SWAR hotel

Officials: Man caught fire trying to siphon gas from U-Haul truck

SWAR authorities investigating fatal shooting

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  Girl, 6, allegedly kills 1-year-old brother after being left alone with him in car

Bossier City police give holiday shopping safety tips

FBI: Man wanted for Houston murder may be in Nacogdoches area

Suspect indicted in murder of man found dead in dumpster

Norcross indicted by Bossier Parish grand jury

Tyler police release photo of suspect in overnight restaurant robbery

Man arrested after allegedly offering to pay family for sex with son

Police say the suspect admitted to the incident and told officers he was under the influence of drugs at the time.

Florida man tried to steal vending machine from apartment complex, police say

Police believe the suspect was trying to steal money, as the machine was found with damage to its money slot.

  Text 911 available for ArkLaTex Texas counties

A text can now send for help in parts of the ArkLaTex.

Third autopsy results show ‘non-accidental’ damage to boy found dead in rolled up in gym mat

WALB has obtained autopsy results of the third autopsy done on Kendrick “K.J." Johnson.

  A Grieving mother awaits justice in son’s murder

WANTED: Inmate serving for armed robbery escapes from custody

Serial killer linked to 90 murders confesses to two Louisiana cold cases

CAUGHT: Work release inmate escapes in West Feliciana Parish

Florida man accused of poisoning co-worker’s drink with bodily fluid

Woman charged with animal cruelty after 44 dead dogs found in freezer

Crime rate rises around holidays, police say

The Sulphur Police Department has tips for residents to keep safe this holiday season.

Who Killed Justin Lowrey?

Detectives say the 29 year old was shot to death

Carthage police: ‘Possible threat of violence’ made against school; juvenile arrested

Carthage police arrested a juvenile suspect who reportedly made a threat against Carthage Junior High School.

Louisiana man shot, killed just two days into job as pizza delivery driver

Just two days of working at Domino’s Pizza, Lester McGee’s mother, Cheryl Harris, says her son was more than a delivery driver.

Man arrested, accused of shooting woman in the mouth

A woman is fighting for her life and Natchitoches police are hoping someone will come forward to put the gunman behind bars.

Shreveport woman pleads guilty in death of 2-year-old son

She faces up to 40 years in prison.

ETX authorities warn residents of phone scam

The Harrison County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about a scam that's tricking people into thinking they're them.

Bossier City PD investigating armed robbery

Bossier City Police are on the scene of an armed robbery on Airline Drive.

Coroner IDs two victims killed in overnight shootings

Officers believe one victim was shot with an AK-47 rifle.

Man charged with sex crimes against a child

A man is behind bars with no bond, accused of his alleged role in the of sex crime against a juvenile victim.

Neighbors describe their part in hours-long weekend standoff of accused killer

Neighbors describe weekend standoff

TSA confiscated 300 loaded guns at airport security last month

The agency said that in most cases, people claim they forgot they had the gun in their bag.

Bienville Sheriff’s Office names man connected to fatal shooting

Isaiah Fritz Walter, 19, was found shot in the shoulder at the Bienville Apartments on Military Road in Ringgold.

SPD IDs couple found in burnt car, bond set for suspect

The Shreveport Police Department has released the names of the victims found burned in a vehicle on Thursday.

5-year-old finds mother shot, killed; Bienville Sheriff’s Office investigating

A woman is dead after being shot by a stray bullet on Saturday night.

Accused suspect arrested, charged in homicide of two people burned in car

Shreveport Police are working to get a barricaded suspect out of a home.

Shreveport man arrested for sexual battery of juvenile

Caddo Sheriff’s detectives say they have arrested a man for allegedly sexually assaulting a young girl.

Mother of burned Natchitoches infant indicted on first degree murder

The Natchitoches Parish District Attorney confirms that the mother of a infant found burned has been indicted on a murder charge.

Cesar Sayoc charged with sending package bombs to leading liberals, could face life in prison

The 56-year-old put liberal institutions on edge last month when he sent packages to leading figures around the country containing explosives.

Shreveport Police Chief Alan Crump to retire

Crump began his career with the Shreveport Police Department in 1992. He became the Interim Chief in July of 2016 and was later named to the permanent position.

Woman shot after gunman fires into apartment

Officers arrived to find 18-year-old Ja’Veon Mims suffering from a gunshot wound to her lower body.

Couple found dead inside burning car after giving man a ride

Shreveport police have launched a homicide investigation into the deaths of a man and woman found dead in a car that caught fire at an abandoned home. Police believe the couple had given a ride to a man earlier in the evening.

Police identify man wounded in apartment complex shooting

It happened around 6 p.m. at the Villa Del Lago apartments, in the 3500 block of Milam Street.

Suspects wanted for killing pizza delivery driver

The Shreveport Police are in need of the public’s help to identify two suspects that are allegedly responsible for the murder of 28-year-old Lester McGee, a Domino’s Pizza delivery driver.

Shreveport man convicted on child rape charge

A Shreveport man was convicted of the rapes of two ArkLaTex children this week and faces the possibility of life in prison.

Man arrested after allegedly trying to take over school bus, drive off with 41 kids

The suspect was arrested and could face several attempted kidnapping charges.

Day care workers charged for child ‘fight club’

Two Missouri women are facing felony child endangerment charges after a video surfaced of a "fight club" involving young children.

Marshall, TX, police seek help identifying two suspects

Marshall, Texas, police and Marshall/Harrison County Crime Stoppers are asking for your help identifying these two men.

Shreveport police make arrest in connection to 2012 cold case

DNA left at the scene of an attempted burglary has connected one man to a years old case.

Two inmates captured after bolting from work detail

Two inmates were taking trash outside Southwest Arkansas Community Correction Center when they bolted from the Texarkana, Ark., lockup Monday evening.

East Texas jewelry store burglarized

Someone burglarized a Marshall, Texas, jewelry story. Now authorities are sharing surveillance camera video in hopes you can help them identify who is responsible.

Coroner identifies slain Shreveport man

A Shreveport resident is the man who was fatally shot late Sunday in the city's Sunset Acres neighborhood, the Caddo coroner's office reports. Another man also was wounded.

DA’s Office: Army depot contractor found guilty of assaulting police officer

According to a press release, Dontrell McChester, of Hooks, Texas, pleaded guilty to assault on a federal officer Monday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Caroline M. Craven.

Bossier officers investigating armed robbery

The Bossier City Police Department is on the scene of a possible armed robbery in a business’ parking lot.

Titus County officials identify those involved in attempted murder, murder-suicide

The Titus County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a double murder-suicide.

Investigators: Bossier woman tried to sneak drugs into Angola

A Bossier City woman has been arrested for trying to sneak drugs into the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola, according to a news release.

2 men shot, 1 killed in overnight shooting

Police begin the week with another homicide investigation after someone shot two people, killing one man.

Pizza delivery man shot and killed overnight

A man is dead after being shot to death late Saturday night.

Stabbing victim released from hospital

A man has been released from a local hospital after he was stabbed at a nightclub in downtown Shreveport early Sunday morning.

3 arrested, accused of pretending to collect money for 6-year-old with cancer

The suspects allegedly downloaded a picture of the girl from a local news website and went door-to-door asking for money.

SPD jailer charged following investigation

A Shreveport Police Department jailer finds himself on the wrong side of the bars on Saturday.

CPSO: Shreveport man charged with domestic abuse, kidnapping wife

A man is behind bars on multiple charges — including the alleged kidnapping of his wife.

Man fighting for life after overnight Shreveport shooting

An overnight shooting has left a 21-year-old man fighting for his life.

Police see rise in counterfeit currency in SWLA

As the holiday season begins, law enforcement through Southwest Louisiana is warning people to watch out for counterfeit money.

Dallas rape suspect possibly linked to 2 cases in Bossier City

Authorities believe the cases may be related because of similarities between the suspect’s description and his actions during the offenses.

Three teens charged in south Shreveport burglary

A trio of teenagers, ranging in ages from 13 to 17, are charged in connection to a series of burglaries that happened earlier this week.

Caddo Coroner names victim in fatal stabbing

The Caddo Parish Coroner's office has released the name of a man stabbed and killed last month.

Multiple arrests following undercover VICE operation

One gram of marijuana, one firearm and 94 bottles of alcoholic beverages were seized.

Man accused of burglarizing Shreveport business sought by police

The incident happened Wednesday, October 3, in the 1800 block of Texas Avenue.

Mother, boyfriend charged in 2-year-old girl’s disappearance in Texas

Jail records indicate Tiaundra Christon, the mother of Hazana Anderson, is now facing a charge of tampering or fabricating evidence with intent to impair a human corpse.That’s the same charge her boyfriend, D’Shawn Hewett, received when he was arrested in Galveston County earlier this week.

Neighbors shocked at shooting of woman on Halloween

Three teens are charged with vehicle burglary. One also faces one count each of attempted first-degree murder and illegal possession of a stolen firearm.

Texas kidnapping suspect, victim found in Alabama

A Texas man is now in custody in Butler County after he was identified as the suspect in a kidnapping investigation.

Scammers posing as Southwest Arkansas sheriff’s office

The Sheriff’s Office advises: “DO NOT SEND ANY MONEY!!!!!”

Ex-partner of Rondreiz Phillips’ mother recalls day the child disappeared

A former boyfriend of Sheila Phillips, mother of Rondreiz “Junior” Phillips, wants to set the record straight about what happened the day the 4-year-old disappeared from outside his home in Claiborne Parish.

Human skull found in DeSoto Parish could have ties to Houston

The DeSoto Parish Sheriff has confirmed that a human skull has been found near a roadway on Wednesday, and may be connected to a missing person's investigation in Texas.

Driver crashes vehicle, runs from police

Shreveport police are searching for the driver of a vehicle after crashing out in the front yard of a home.

Elderly woman hospitalized after shooting; 3 teens charged

A woman is recovering following a shootout and three juveniles are charged late Wednesday night.

Grieving families speak, demand results from TTPD

Family members of two separate homicide victims and a missing person of ten years came together to express their concerns on Wednesday.