Shreveport, LA (KMSS) — A local man and woman now face burglary charges following their arrests in connection with a residential burglary in south Shreveport that happened on Monday.
On Monday at approximately 9:15 a.m., Shreveport Police patrol officers responded to a residential burglary at a home located in the 8700 block of South Emerald Loop.
On January 15, while out patrolling, officers observed a vehicle matching the description of the one provided to them by the victim of the residential burglary the previous day.
20 year old Whakila Dixon. Dixon and 24 year old Leon Stevenson were not immediately arrested; however during the course of a follow-up investigation, Shreveport Police Property Crimes detectives were able to identify Stevenson as the man who allegedly committed the residential burglary the previous day.
Both are being held in the Shreveport City Jail