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Only on KSLA News 12: Hear the threatening call that closed some ArkLaTex Walmarts

WANTED: William Dudley Edwards, 46 (Source: Ashdown Police Department) WANTED: William Dudley Edwards, 46 (Source: Ashdown Police Department)
Thieves are stealing copper from refrigerators, irrigation systems, and even your home AC units. Thieves are stealing copper from refrigerators, irrigation systems, and even your home AC units.

Police in Ashdown, Arkansas say they have identified a suspect in connection with threats made to a local Walmart store Friday morning. Police say he also called the Little River County Sheriff's Office. You'll hear what he had to say to them only KSLA News 12 at 6.
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But first on KSLA News 12 at 5, we're hearing from a woman who picked up on some red flags when a man claiming to be a deputy called her and tried to get money out of her.
 
Haynesville native and Atlanta, GA firefighter Frank Guinn got a hero's welcome home as his casket arrived at First Baptist Church in Haynesville, LA this afternoon. Guinn died recently in New Orleans while pursuing his passion of cycling. We were there for his homecoming today and will bring you the touching tribute.

We've been hearing a lot about copper theft lately, and you may even have been a victim of it. Thieves stealing copper from refrigerators, irrigation systems, and even your home AC units. At 6:30, found out how four states - Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee, and Louisiana - have come together to crack down on these ‘copper heads.'

The North (Bossier) Gate has officially reopened at Barksdale Air Force Base, just in time for the Defenders of Liberty Air Show.
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Not sure what to do this Easter weekend? Here are some ideas, from egg hunts to bunnies, dogs, choirs, history - it's all in there. 

We'll have all the day's news and sports headlines, plus your Easter weekend forecast, starting with KSLA News 12 at 5!

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