Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins has said he’ll have a decision on who he wants to be the permanent Shreveport police chief before Tuesday, but the process to narrow down the applicant pool has been rife with debate.
A Harrison County woman and her boyfriend have been arrested and charged with injury to a child after EMS personnel responded to a 911 call about a 5-year-old having a seizure and discovered that he had bruises all over his body on Tuesday.
The East Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Office says an investigation into video of a dog reportedly being dragged by a vehicle Sunday afternoon revealed the dog was dead before the dragging occurred. As such, a charge of animal cruelty will not be filed against the driver at this time.
The Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) collected $121,693.95 in overdue child support in the first month of the “On the Road Again” project, an announcement sent out Monday, Sept. 9 states.
An 11-year-old girl and her mother were arrested after the child brought marijuana-laced gummy candies to school and shared them with her classmates, according to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office.
His life ended Saturday, Sept. 7 when an unidentified man entered the building where he was working as a clerk and fatally shot him before robbing the store, according to police. An investigation to identify the shooter remains ongoing.