Crime

  Video: Horses chase man fleeing from Florida deputies

A Florida suspect on the run was arrested this week, and authorities say they have some horses to thank for his capture.

  Disabled woman raped, impregnated in care facility in Florida, lawsuit says

After cover-up trial, officer who shot teen to be sentenced

Huntsville IHOP shooter kills employee, is killed by victim’s son

Two men injured in shootout, hospital placed momentarily on lockdown

Man found guilty in shooting death of NWLA student athlete

Bonds set for three men connected to SPD officer Chatéri Payne’s murder

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Affidavit: Pregnant woman hits her head on concrete after pastor strangles her at church

SC man who threw hot coffee at teen McDonald’s employee arrested

Texarkana to hold amnesty program for those with outstanding warrants

Funeral procession route for slain SPD Officer Chatéri Payne

Shreveport man’s remains found in DeSoto Parish; homicide investigation underway

Airman found guilty of murdering fellow airman

Police: Alabama man accused of putting child in clothes dryer

According to court documents in Shelby County, a warrant was recently issued for the arrest of a man accused of pinning a child in a clothes dryer multiple times.

Healthcare facility where vegetative woman gave birth ordered to find new management

State regulators issued a letter ordering the facility to hire a third-party manager following visits that they say raised “several significant concerns.”

Deliberations continue in Barksdale airman murder trial

The jury that will decide whether to convict a Barksdale airman of killing his roommate spent the day deliberating on Wednesday without returning a verdict.

Boyfriend, father of her child present when the shooting occurred; SPD chief details Chatéri Payne’s death

"A young lady, a young mother, a young daughter, a young officer in the prime of her life was killed in a senseless act of violence," said Police Chief Ben Raymond.

  Second student arrested in Byrd High School gun case

Trial delays continue for man charged with killing SPD officer

Police investigating burglary at MS McDonalds; witnesses say man seen running down road with food on dolly

Arrests made in death of Shreveport Police Officer Chatéri Payne

6 men lured teen boy and held him as sex slave for a year, Florida authorities charge

Man accused of raping 14-year-old girl

  Truck carrying $10 million worth of liquid meth seized by investigators in Georgia

Authorities arrested the owner of the auto repair shop where the truck was found on accusations of smuggling the drugs from Mexico.

Person got gun through airport security in Atlanta, flew with it to Tokyo

The gun went through a checkpoint in the carry-on of a passenger who had forgotten it was in there on Jan. 2.

Mystikal close to posting $3 million bail in rape case

The New Orleans based rapper is accused of first-degree rape and second-degree kidnapping, stemming from an alleged sexual assault at a Shreveport Casino in October 2016.

Jayme Closs' alleged kidnapper charged, has bail set at $5 million

Investigators say Jake Patterson went to great lengths to conceal any evidence from police, including disengaging the dome light of his car and shaving his head.

Medical Examiner: “Hale would’ve had seconds, minutes at most to live”

The third day of testimony in the murder trial of Airman 1st Class Isaiah Edwards included some of the most graphic testimony of the trial.

Trial delayed for man accused of killing SPD officer

The man accused in the 2015 killing of a Shreveport Police Officer will finally report to court on Monday, Jan. 14.

  Trial begins for man accused of killing student athlete

The murder trial for Joshua Lewis will begin on Monday, Jan. 14 in Webster Parish.

Convicted child killer murdered by cellmate in OK prison, officials say

The man was sentenced to life without parole after a jury found him guilty in the murder of an 8-year-old girl who went missing from her home in 1997.

BPD sergeant killed, officer wounded in weekend shooting; 2 suspects in custody

Birmingham Police Chief has confirmed 2 officers shot as they approached a suspect

Person shot, killed at Carolina Place Mall identified as 24-year-old man

Pineville Police are investigating a homicide after a person was shot and killed near the DTLR store in Carolina Place Mall on Sunday afternoon.

NOPD: 10-year-old Algiers boy found, was not kidnapped

The child's mother said her son went missing after taking out the trash and then texted her saying he had been kidnapped.

B’ham PD releases name of officer killed in overnight shooting

Birmingham Police Chief has confirmed 2 officers shot as they approached a suspect

22-year-old arrested, charged after pastor gunned down Sunday morning

The victim has been identified at Anthony Finch Longino.

Man accused of beating girlfriend’s daughter to death for spilling juice on Xbox

The man is accused of shaking and beating the 4-year-old, including kicking her down a hallway, as punishment for spilling the juice.

Man who left 2 pounds of marijuana in Uber arrested by undercover officer while trying to retrieve it

Police say the 21-year-old was arrested after he acknowledged the drugs were his in a meeting with an undercover trooper at McDonald's.

SPD seeks identity, location of burglary suspect

The Shreveport Police Department is in need of the public’s help to identify and locate a suspect that they believe is responsible for a vehicle burglary.

Marshall ISD: Two students die in overnight crash

According to a post from the Marshall ISD Facebook page, Students Ny’Jahl Armstrong and Derrick Bennett, both juniors at Marshall High School, were killed in the accident, and fellow students LaTavion Jackson and Jerrold Maze remain hospitalized.

Landscaper buries dead daughter in neighbor’s yard after asking to bury cat, homeowner says

David Zuber and his girlfriend Monique Romero have been charged with child abuse resulting in death. His neighbor Thurman Dunn said he’s shocked by the news.

15-year-old arrested for having loaded gun at school; investigation continues

A school employee found a loaded gun at C.E. Byrd High School Friday afternoon, according to the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Gripping testimony in day 2 of Barksdale Airman’s murder trial

Airman 1st Class Isaiah Edwards is accused of stabbing his roommate, Airman 1st Class Bradley Hale to death inside their quarters, while on deployment last March at Andersen Air Force Base in Guam.

Couple faces malfeasance in office charges following audit

A former Natchitoches Parish Volunteer Fire Department Chief and his wife are out on bond after turning themselves in following an audit.

Baby, whose father staged kidnapping, found dead by TX police

Authorities said the baby’s father, Christopher Davila, claimed his son King Jay’s death was an accident, and that he panicked and never called emergency services after he fell off a bed and hit his head.

La. Tax Commission administrator arrested on payroll fraud, other charges bonds out of jail

An administrator with the Louisiana Tax Commission (LTC) was arrested Friday on multiple charges. Louisiana State Police reported Charles Abels III, 51, of Baton Rouge, is facing charges related to his job.

Airport glows blue in honor of fallen Shreveport officer

Condolences from across the country are being sent to remember and honor Shreveport Police Officer Chatéri Payne, who was shot and killed before her scheduled shift Wednesday night.

Captain Shreve High School remembers fallen SPD Officer, Chatéri Payne

The death of Officer Chatéri Payne has shattered the hearts of people across Shreveport.

Common red flags of a stalker, ways to take action

January is National Stalking Awareness Month. Victims cannot control the stalking behavior, but they should feel empowered on what steps to take to keep themselves, their families, and their loved ones safe.

Texarkana police officials react to shooting death of SPD officer

The shooting death of Shreveport police officer Chateri Payne is not only being felt by Shreveport police but law enforcement officers throughout the ArkLaTex.

Testimony begins in Barksdale airman murder trial

A panel of seven Air Force officers, two women and five men, make up the jury hearing the murder case against Airman 1st Class Isaiah Edwards.

Shreveport police identify officer killed in shooting; suspect sought

The Shreveport police officer killed in a shooting Wednesday night was a mother, former track star, and a rookie officer who had been on the job less than two months.

Shreveport police hold news conference after officer’s death

The Shreveport Police Department will release new information about the death of a police officer in a news conference at 11:00 a.m. Thursday.

Police identify mother, daughter killed in Bossier City shooting; man arrested

The Bossier City Police Department has identified two women shot and killed in a murder on Wednesday night. They also released new information about the suspect in the case.

Missing boy, 6, found alive in crawl space of Missouri attic; mother, boyfriend arrested

The boy’s father went to pick him up from his mother’s house in August, but the two and her boyfriend were nowhere to be found.

Mother charged with abuse after putting baby inside freezer, deputies say

A baby is reported to be safe after his mother allegedly placed him inside a stranger’s unused freezer then hid in a crawl space.

Shreveport officer killed in shooting

It has been confirmed that a Shreveport Police officer was shot and killed on Wednesday night.

1 injured in Highland shooting

Shreveport police have confirmed one man is recovering after being shot on Wednesday night.

2 women shot, killed in Bossier City shooting

Officers got the call before 8:30 p.m. to the Misty Hollow Apartments off Airline Drive.

Skeletal remains found, possibly of missing man; suspect in custody

What started out as a missing person case in Idabel, Oklahoma has know turned into a murder investigation but authorities say they have their man.

Man to be released from Louisiana prison thanks to DNA evidence

A California man will walk out of prison this week a free man thanks to help from the Innocence Project of New Orleans.

SPD Warrant Wednesdays seek fugitives; cash rewards offered

The Shreveport Police Department is asking for the public’s help to get six fugitives off of the streets.

Authorities: Florida man tricked slain wife’s family into thinking she was OK

On New Year's Day, Tarpon Springs police found the decomposing bodies of Richard Ivancic, 71, Laura Ivancic, 59, and Nicholas Ivancic, 25, and three dogs inside the home in a quiet retirement community not far from Tampa.

SPD warns public of new text messages scam

Beware of fraudulent text message alert involving Barksdale Federal Credit Union

Day care worker arrested for shaking, throwing toddler to the floor

The child’s parent contacted the Bossier City Police Department, prompting an investigation.

Prosecutors in 2 states reportedly looking into R. Kelly abuse allegations

Prosecutors in Georgia and Illinois are reportedly seeking witnesses and evidence to corroborate the claims made against R. Kelly in a recent documentary series.

Man arrested after allegedly stealing $10 million winning lottery ticket from roommate

The lottery winner shared his good news with his two roommates, but when he couldn’t collect, he suspected one of them had stolen the ticket and reported it to police.

Mother charged after son’s body found encased in concrete in Denver storage unit

The boy's mother was charged with abuse of a corpse in what sources say was an attempt to hide evidence.

Middle school teacher arrested after masturbating in class with students present

An area substitute teacher has been charged with public indecency, according to the Fairfield City School District.

Rape case against rapper Mystikal back in court

Another hearing, regarding a discovery request for social media records is set for March 6th.

Juvenile daughters charged with fatally stabbing, shooting mother at Mississippi home

A 32-year-old Pike County woman was found unresponsive in the front yard of her home around 11:42 p.m. Friday.

Jury selection underway in Barksdale airman murder trial

Jury selection began Tuesday morning in the murder trial for the March 2018 death of Airman 1st Class Bradley Hale. Airman 1st Class Isaiah Edwards, 20, is accused of stabbing Hale to death inside their quarters while on deployment at Andersen Air Force Base in Guam.

Driver arrested for DWI following high-speed pursuit

The driver of a vehicle that led authorities on a high-speed chase through Minden and down Interstate 20 Monday evening has been arrested on charges of DWI and careless driving.

SWAR woman allegedly threatens to shoot someone over a key

Elaine Arnold, 59, of Sparkman, Arkansas faces a charge of first-degree terroristic threatening following an argument.

Man accused of bringing date to condo with woman he allegedly killed in basement

The suspect faces various charges, including first-degree intentional homicide, hiding a corpse and identity theft.

Man caught on camera licking doorbell, prowling outside CA home for 3 hours

Police say the suspect could face misdemeanor charges for petty theft and prowling.

Man wanted hitting another man in the head with a gun then shooting him

A warrant has been issued for man accused in a December shooting.

Man wanted for stabbing employees at gas station

Larry Lejay, 57, wanted for ale4ggedly stabbing two employees at Pel State Fina.

Young man arrested for shooting 16-year-old

An arrest has been made in a shooting that injured a 16-year-old in Shreveport.

Shreveport woman sentenced in connection to death of son

A Shreveport woman, who pleaded guilty to manslaughter for the death of her 2-year-old, has been sentenced today.

2 arrested for robbing businesses in Shreveport thanks to crime stopper tip

Crime stopper tip leads to Armed Robbery Arrests