Ex-fugitive gets 40 years - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Ex-fugitive gets 40 years

Sentenced: Thomas Dooly (Source: BSO) Sentenced: Thomas Dooly (Source: BSO)

Thomas Dooly, a man wanted for armed robbery, evading arrest and assault on a police officer when he was caught in May 2011 has pleaded guilty to attempted first-degree murder and armed robbery charges.

On Tuesday, a judge sentenced him to 40 years in prison.

Back in 2011, Dooly was involved in a high-speed foot chase with Bossier Sheriff's Office and Haughton Police Department officers. He allegedly tried to run over one of the officers and fired shots at another.

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