Crime

Shreveport man accused of carnal knowledge of a juvenile in Ouachita Parish

Court records say the juvenile told deputies that she was outside of her foster home when a man inside a white vehicle pulled up and forcefully grabbed her.

Man arrested in Texarkana, accused of punishing toddler by putting him in scalding bath water

Former Natchitoches Parish deputy arrested on felony theft charge

SPD responding to shooting off W. 70th Street

Many man arrested in drug bust; 4-month-old child found in home

  Inmate recaptured after stealing work release van, leading police on high speed chase

East Texas couple to spend 10 years in federal prison for drug, gun trafficking

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Four Texans sentenced for involvement in methamphetamine, firearms trafficking ring

  Police searching for 5 suspects accused of vehicle burglary

SPD seeking identity of man accused of battery

  CPSO suspends search for wanted Texas man

THE INVESTIGATORS: Port Allen police officer placed on unpaid leave after allegedly using taser on handcuffed 67-year-old

Scammers stealing identities to apply for unemployment benefits

Southeastern student accused of stabbing awaiting charges; victim in recovery

A Southeastern Louisiana University student who is accusing of stabbing their “dating partner” eight times is currently awaiting formal charges, according to information from the 21st Judicial District Court.

Texas man sentenced to prison for possession of homemade pipe bomb

According to the U.S. District Attorney’s Office, a Marshall, Texas man has been sentences to prison for federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas.

Harrison County man sentenced to 6 years for pipe bomb possession

Thomas Asa Harbarger, 57, pleaded guilty on Nov. 17, 2020 to possession of an unregistered destructive device and was sentenced to 72 months in federal prison.

Shreveport man convicted after shooting 2 men in 2017

A Shreveport man who shot two people in December of 2017 has been found guilty by a Caddo Parish court.

Carthage police asking for help locating suspect who shot victim, fled scene

Suspects identified in Easter Day shooting death of mother of 9

Man arrested after allegedly spending $25k using stolen credit cards

Former Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst arrested on domestic violence charge

  Teen fighting for his life after being shot in head in Garden Valley neighborhood; suspect sought

  Shooting at apartment complex leaves two injured

  1 wounded when people in 2 vehicles exchange gunfire on West 70th Street

The incident occurred on W Canal Street.

  Shootout sends man to hospital in life-threatening condition

Victim has four gunshot wounds to his midsection, police say

  Car chase leads to major accident on Line Avenue; suspect caught with help of civilians

The two scenes are within two blocks of one another

NBA YoungBoy booked into St. Martin Parish Jail on federal hold

NBA YoungBoy, whose real name is Kentrell Gaulden, has been booked into jail in St. Martin Parish after being taken into custody. No charges are listed for him.

Third security guard arrested after allegedly firing gun into air at trail-riding club event in Nov. of 2020

A third arrest has been made in connection with a shooting that happened at an outdoor riding club event back in November of 2020.

  Friends of driver who died after being shot, crashing her car say they can’t imagine how this happened

“This is the last thing in the world I would have every imagined could have happened,” says one of the 29-year-old woman’s pastors

Victims identified in deadly convenience store shooting

Detectives are investigating a shooting at a convenience store in Koshkonong, Mo. that left three people injured, and another person dead.

  Woman dead, man in stable condition after shooting at Mansfield hotel; suspect in custody

One person is dead and another injured following a double shooting at a northwest Louisiana hotel.

  17-year-old girl injured in Caddo Heights shooting

The woman told officers that she heard someone shooting outside her home.

  Man found shot to death in Natchitoches

City police are investigating 38-year-old’s death as a homicide

  Chase lands Louisiana man in a Texas lockup

He’s wanted on charges of terroristic threat and theft plus charges arising from the pursuit, authorities say

Week set aside to salute the people who take your emergency calls and get help rolling your way

More than 240 million 911 calls are made every year

Chase involving Louisiana State Police ends in crash, arrest

The chase reached speeds as high as 100 mph.

Prosecutor releases new information in deadly convenience store shooting

Police are investigating a shooting at a convenience store in Koshkonong, Mo. that killed one, and injured three others.

  BCPD investigating fatal shooting and crash; 1 woman dead

Sheffield was transported to the hospital where she later died.

‘I thought we might have a miracle’: Robert Shook, sixth person shot in York County, S.C. mass shooting, dies with family at side

A sixth person injured in a shooting that killed five others in York County Wednesday remains hospitalized with serious injuries.

Family still seeking answers in 15-year-old East Texas murder case

In April 2006, the bludgeoned body of a woman was found dumped in the road near an East Texas interstate. Since then, no clues as to what happened to 'Norma Martinez-Cooper' have ever been found. Now the family is asking for someone, somewhere to help them solve the mystery of her death.

  Former New Orleans dispatcher arrested after refusing to return $1.2 million accidentally placed in account

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office says a former dispatcher has been arrested after she allegedly refused to return $1.2 million that was accidentally placed in her bank account.

  High-speed police chase in Bienville, Webster parishes ends with a crash; 2 men arrested

A chase that went from Bienville to Webster Parish Friday afternoon ended in a crash, officials say.

Bossier City man arrested for allegedly possessing child porn images

A man from Bossier Parish has been arrested after allegedly being found with images of child pornography.

Police: Man caught under Lufkin church van stealing catalytic converter

When officers told Brown he was being charged for stealing the catalytic converters Brown said, “I didn’t steal them. I was in the process.”

Texarkana man arrested after allegedly shooting woman while she was sitting in car with her children

A Texarkana man is behind bars after allegedly shooting a 23-year-old woman while she was sitting in her car with her children.

Man arrested in connection to double shooting on Singletary Street

A Shreveport man is behind bars, accused of his alleged role in a shooting that one man dead and a woman injured.

Marshall PD looking for 2 people after alleged chase through Cass Co.

The Marshall Police Department is currently looking for two people involved in a police chase they say their officers were in Friday morning.

  20-year-old arrested for alleged role in Marion Street fatal shooting

The Shreveport Police Department has arrested one man for his alleged role in a shooting that left one man dead.

Family irate after accused killer of Sabine County teenager released on bond

The Sabine County DA’s office says they have requested a speedy trial for this case. The court has set an expedited court date of July 12, 2021.

  Shreveport police investigate shooting, detain possible suspect

It’s the second shooting reported within less than an hour in the city

‘To know the Lesslie family is to love them.’ Prominent doctor, wife and two grandchildren killed in York Co.

Dr. Robert Lesslie, his wife of 40 years and their two grandchildren were among five people killed in a shooting at a home in York County.

  Medallions stolen from veteran’s headstone

$1,000 reward being offered by VFW post

Fugitive surrenders after stand-off with police in Hempstead County

According to Arkansas State Troopers, a man has been arrested after a five hour stand-off with law enforcement near Hope, Ark.

Police locate suspect wanted for alleged burglary

Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office has located Gary Lynn Clark, 54, of Texarkana, Texas.

Grandmother crashes into home with grandchildren inside

A Louisiana woman faces charges after causing “extensive damage” by crashing a rental car to a rental home on Larkspur Lane in Mountain Home with her grandchildren inside.

Bossier man arrested, charged for possession of child sexual abuse images

According to the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office, a man was arrested on Wednesday, April 7, and charged with possessing child sexual abuse images.

  Investigation continues into incident that left mother of nine dead on Easter

A mother of nine children was shot and killed in a crowded Shreveport parking lot on the evening of Easter Sunday.

Man faces several charges following incident at Shreve City Walmart

A man is in jail, facing multiple charges stemming from an incident at a Shreveport Walmart.

Pedestrian killed in hit and run in Keithville identified

Dirkie Smith, 57, died just before 10:30 p.m. in the 12500 block of Mansfield Road.

Sole survivor in deadly York County shooting called for help after being shot multiple times, family says

A sixth person injured in a shooting that killed five others in York County Wednesday remains hospitalized with serious injuries.

BPSO warns of phone scams requesting payment to avoid jail time

The scammer tells the person to purchase a pre-paid debit card to avoid being arrested.

  Man injured in early morning shooting; suspect sought

A man is recovering following a shooting early Thursday morning.

Man to serve 5 years for propositioning minor online in Gregg County

A Cleburne man will serve time after he was arrested for propositioning a minor online.

  Natchitoches woman charged with seven counts of attempted first-degree murder

A woman is in custody, accused of her alleged role in a shooting on Tuesday, April 6.

Longview couple accused of having meth, toddler on motel room floor

A man and woman were arrested for endangering a child Sunday night at a Longview hotel.

Man, woman arrested in connection with toddler’s death from blunt force injuries

A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a one-year-old child, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department. The coroner determined the child died from blunt force injuries.

Woman arrested after allegedly racing while 3-year-old child was in back seat unrestrained

A woman has been arrested after allegedly racing while her 3-year-old child was in the back seat of the car not wearing a seat belt or buckled into a child safety seat.

NBA YoungBoy to remain in jail until trial

A Louisiana judge has revoked NBA YoungBoy's bond, ordering him to remain in jail until his trial due to his "continued disregard for the law" and citing his wealth as a major factor.

  1 dead, several injured in multiple shootings in Shreveport

One woman is dead and several are injured following several shooting incidents in Shreveport, with the first starting on late Sunday night.

  Woman shot, killed in incident on Easter Sunday

More than a dozen units responded to the scene on Hearne Avenue, dispatch records show

Upshur County Sheriff’s Office investigating Saturday night homicide

Investigators with the Upshur County Sheriff’s Office are seeking information related to a homicide which occurred late Saturday night.

  BCPD detectives investigating Friday night stabbing

One man was stabbed in the stomach area reportedly by another male that was an acquaintance.

  1 dead, 1 injured after shooting in Mooretown neighborhood

Shreveport police responded to the scene of a shooting on Friday, April 2, just after 10 p.m.

  Two men in life-threatening condition after shooting; one found at SPD station, other on Rendall Street

According to SPD, two victims are fighting for their lives after two shootings took place in Shreveport.

Texas mother accused of killing son, 6, for insurance money

Texas mother accused of killing son, 6, for insurance money

Gregg County man sentenced to over 15 years for trafficking nearly 2 kilograms of meth

A Longview man was sentenced to federal prison today for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Nicholas J. Ganjei.

  Woman injured after shooting on Fulton Street

Shreveport police responded to the scene of a shooting on Thursday, April 1, just after 6:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Fulton Street.

ArkLaTex man accused of raping a child

LSP began investigating when a juvenile reported having been raped multiple times by a family friend

Two Tangipahoa Parish corrections officers arrested after use of excessive force

Two Tangipahoa Parish corrections officers have been arrested for use of excessive force.

  Queensborough shooting victim named; suspect sought

Police say they found the victim dead in the street

1 wanted, 1 in custory after runaway teen found abandoned at remote campsite in Okla.

Two people are wanted after a runaway juvenile investigation resulted in a teen being found abandoned at a remote campsite in Oklahoma.