SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police have connected three recent robbery cases to a suspect in east Texas who killed himself over the weekend during a standoff with police at Longview hotel.
Police believe Nacogdoches native David Cody Stewart is the same man who robbed two Circle K stores in June. They say the robberies in Shreveport and east Texas were very similar, as well as clothing descriptions and physical features.
They also think he is connected to an armed robbery at the Regency Hotel on Monkhouse Dr. in Shreveport back on June 13th.
Longview police say an autopsy will be performed on the 29-year-old Stewart. Longview police believe he is responsible for several motel robberies in the city.