Crime

  Lakeshore Drive homicide suspect arrested

He is charged with one count each of 2nd-degree murder, illegal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon

  Man dies after being shot in chest on Lakeshore Drive

  Woman fighting for her life after being shot

  La. man and cousin arrested following Capitol riot

  Coroner’s office IDs Shreveport homicide victim

Man dies after being shot on I-49 in Caddo Parish

Harrison County Sheriff’s Office 1 of 3 burglary suspects in custody after chase

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  Man fatally shot during argument in Shreveport

  Texarkana police increase search for wanted man

  Woman fighting for her life following shooting in Lakeside neighborhood

Charges upgraded for man accused in hit and run

Texas man charged with filing $5 million worth of COVID relief fraud

‘It was worth the tear gas’: La. man faces criminal charges for entering U.S. Capitol

  Bossier City man wins appeal, no longer faces decades in jail

Harris claims he shot Flowers in self defense. In an audio recorded statement from hours after the shooting, Harris says Flowers attacked him and wrestled him to the ground.

Man accused of having child porn; bonds total $1.4M

Louisiana resident being held on 14 counts of pornography involving juveniles under the age of 13

Construction worker missing following hit-and-run crash on I-310 bridge

The crash knocked one worker over the railing into the Mississippi River, police say.

Texas pair allegedly behind ‘My Buddy’ loans charged with pocketing $775K in COVID funds fraudulently

"At a time when small businesses most needed the help that the SBA was rushing to provide, these individuals took advantage of members of the public, depleting the available resources for small businesses and lining their own pockets," the attorney said.

‘I told you, don’t use a gun:’ Video shows moments leading up to, following deadly Central Texas police shooting

Police trying to identify armed robbery suspect

  Authorities ID homicide victim, his alleged killer

Man killed in Texarkana shooting; vehicle shot multiple times

  Texarkana hit and run leaves one injured; suspect turns self in

Man arrested in connection with Dec. shooting that left 3 injured; second suspect wanted

Teen victim named in I-220 shooting

According to the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, the teen fatally shot in west Shreveport Friday, Jan. 8, has been identified.

1 dead, 1 injured in I-220 shooting; suspect sought

Police say no arrests have been made at this time.

Shreveport man arrested for impersonating firefighter

According to the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, a man has been arrested for impersonating a fire investigator.

Harrison County search yields stolen guns drugs, money

Mark Lewis, of Marshall, and Maygn Goode, of Harleton, are being charged with possession according to Captain Tyler Owen of HCSO.

Noose discovered inside LSU frat house

LSU Police responded to a fraternity house on campus after an employee reported finding a noose hanging from a fireplace in the house.

Deputies: Gonzales man accused of shooting his father, dog

Investigators with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office say the shooting stemmed from a dispute between the father and son.

Shreveport police searching for sexual assault suspect

The Shreveport Police Department is currently searching for a man wanted for sexual assault.

  Texas man wanted; believed to have shot man twice in 2 weeks

A warrant has not yet been issued, but police believe Thompson may have information about this shooting since he is currently wanted in Arkansas for shooting the same man a week earlier.

National virtual service held for Starrville pastor killed in shooting

The 67th Precinct Clergy Council will be holding a live National Memorial Service for Rev. Mark McWilliams, who was killed in a shooting on Sunday.

Stolen car call leads to search for suspect at Sunset Acres apartment complex

A white Cadillac Escalade was recovered as well as evidence.

Alleged porch pirate arrested by police

Search of her home in Shreveport turned up items that had been reported as stolen, authorities say

  Authorities investigating threats against ArkLaTex school

The threats of gun violence at Airline High were posted on Snapchat, authorities say

  SPD seeking identity of robbery suspect

Officials say that this man is connected to at least three other simple robberies.

Caddo coroner names man mortally wounded in Jewella Avenue shooting

According to police, another man died, and three others were injured.

Harrison County court to address resignation of former JP Megan Pinson

The Harrison County Commissioner's Court will formally accept the resignation of former Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1 Megan Pinson and vote on her replacement at Tuesday's meeting.

  Woman charged in connection to west Shreveport fatal shooting; victim identified

The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office is on scene along with detectives.

East Texas pastors react to shooting at Starrville church

East Texas faith leaders are reaching out to support Starrville Methodist Church.

Man charged with slaying Starrville pastor previously arrested for burglary, domestic violence

Before he allegedly shot and killed a Starrville pastor, Mytrez Woolen had multiple arrests in both Arlington and East Texas.

East Texas man recalls seeing church shooting suspect crash into his yard

A couple that lives next to the Starrville Methodist Church watched Saturday night as 21-year-old Mytrez Woolen crashed into their yard.

Smith County sheriff identifies pastor killed, suspect in church shooting

Sheriff Larry Smith gives an update on Sunday morning's fatal shooting of a church pastor.

Church shooting suspect caught in Marshall

The suspected Starrville church shooter fled the scene using a stolen vehicle, and led a convoy of law enforcement officers on another high speed chase, traveling 3 counties. The chase finally ended in Marshall, on Bomar street, just north of highway 43.

Homicide victim identified as Caddo Parish man

He was found dead in the driver’s seat of a vehicle in Shreveport’s Werner Park neighborhood

  2 men dead, 3 injured in Sunday morning shooting

At least five people were injured in a shooting that happened at the corner Jewella Avenue and West 70th Street.

  3 people sitting in car at red light injured in drive-by shooting

Three people were injured in a shooting in Shreveport Saturday night.

  1 in critical condition after shooting at Canaan Village Apartments

Emergency personnel responded to the scene of a shooting Saturday night in Shreveport.

  Woman injured in shooting in Ingleside neighborhood

A woman was shot in the leg. She was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

  Heavy gunfire jars Shreveport neighborhood on New Year’s Eve

“Listen to all this ... chaos going on. Y’all think 2021 going to be better than 2020?” viewer says in video

Houma family reacts to death of America’s most prolific serial killer

Samuel Little confessed to killing 90 people across the country during a 35-year period between 1970 to 2005.

  Victim identified in shooting outside of Texarkana Chili’s

Police have identified the man that was shot Wednesday evening outside of the Chili’s in Texarkana.

  SPD: Dispute over money leads to shooting; suspect wanted

Officers say they do have the name of the gunman.

  Second arrest made in Bowie County homicide

Two men face a capital murder charge each in the shooting death of a Texarkana man.

  Shreveport police instructor fired over Facebook post

Trainer threatens legal action

Man arrested, charged in connection to Natchitoches shooting

A man is behind bars, facing a charge for his alleged role in a shooting that took place on Christmas Eve in Natchitoches.

  Man injured in Caddo Heights shooting; suspect sought

According to police on the scene, someone opened fire from the middle of the street.

  Man fatally shot by 1 of 2 who stole his marijuana, witness tells investigators

An East Texan was fatally shot when he confronted by two men who showed up at his home unannounced and robbed him of his marijuana, a witness has told investigators.

  Retired explosives expert explains what clues Nashville bombing investigators are looking for

A lot can be determined even amid such destruction, he says

Parents of a 14-year-old murder victim killed on Christmas want answers

14-year-old Jamere Alfred couldn’t wait for Christmas day.

Attorneys for alleged church sex abuse victim ask court to unseal deposition of accused priest

In a recently filed motion, attorneys for an alleged church sex abuse victim say former priest Lawrence Hecker "is still very much alive, vibrant, lives alone, and is a danger to young boys until he draws his final breath."

  Man dead in east Texas shooting; BCSO searching for multiple suspects

“It all happened within 15 minutes, and nobody heard the gunshot,” neighbor says

  Stolen vehicle crashes into house, house catches fire; one person dead

According to police, the vehicle was stolen from Smith County, Texas. Officers located the vehicle around 12:30 p.m. and began following it.

  Gunfire reported on I-20 near I-49 in Shreveport

Someone shot at eastbound car, causing it to swerve into a wall between I-49 ramp and Common Street/Line Avenue exit off I-20E

Man charged in Illinois bowling alley shooting that killed 3

Winnebago County State’s Attorney J. Hanley said Duke Webb, 37, of Florida, has been charged with three counts of murder and three counts of first-degree attempted murder in the shooting at Don Carter Lanes, in Rockford, Illinois, late Saturday.

14-year-old gunned down in Christmas shooting in N.O. East, family says

14-year-old Jamere Alfred was killed in a shooting Christmas night, according to a family spokesman.

Four people injured in overnight shooting; no arrests made

According to police, four people were injured, and at least one person has life-threatening injuries.

Drive-by shooting in Caddo Heights neighborhood leaves one man injured

One man was injured in a drive-by shooting on Kent Street on Christmas Day.

Police investigate the city’s 200th homicide victim of 2020

The 200th victim, a female, who police say may also be the suspect of an armed carjacking.

Death of Baker man in BRPD custody under investigation

Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say they are investigating the death of a man, which occurred while he was in their custody Wednesday, Dec. 23.

  5-month-old severely injured; father arrested

Police are working to learn more about severe injuries that put an infant in the hospital and his father behind bars.

Shooting in Little River Co. sends one to hospital; one arrested

One man is behind bars and another is recovering after a shooting in Little River County.

Hundreds jailed, thousands ticketed for violating South Texas COVID restrictions

The day that Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther was arrested for reopening her business in defiance of Texas emergency stay-home orders, Robin Torres sat in a county jail 500 miles away facing the consequences of his own failure to follow such rules.

  Two injured in morning shooting; suspect sought

The shooting remains under investigation

State Trooper shoots at suspect during chase that ends in Jefferson Parish

Detectives with Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations are investigating a shooting involving a trooper in Jefferson Parish.

Man arrested after fleeing from police in stolen vehicle

According to the Sabine Parish Sheriff’s Office Facebook, a man was arrested after stealing a vehicle and leading police on a high speed chase.

Victim named in Ingleside shooting; suspect turns self in

A man is dead following a shooting, and the Shreveport Police Department has arrested the man allegedly responsible.

Marshall man indicted for allegedly possessing child pornography

The Harrison County grand jury met on Thursday, Dec. 17, and handed down an indictment against Juan Flores, 48, for possession of child pornography.

19-year-old dead in Webster Parish shooting; suspect in custody

A man is dead following an early morning shooting and another is in custody.

  Rapper Mystikal to be cleared of charges, DA’s office says

Grand jury returns no true bill

Woman sentenced in felony theft of almost $80,000

The Shreveport woman accused of stealing almost $80,000 from her employer was sentenced on Thursday, Dec. 17, in Caddo District Court.