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Summer increases vehicle-related heat stroke risk for kids

With summer temperatures reaching the upper 90s on many days, the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission warns motorists not to leave children alone in closed vehicles for even a few minutes.

Shreveport man hospitalized after being shot during a dispute

A Shreveport man was hospitalized Saturday night after he was shot during a dispute. Shreveport Police Department's Community Response Unit was called to the 3400 block of Clarke Boulevard around 6:10 p.m. Saturday.

Cleco cautioning customers against fraudulent calls

Cleco is cautioning customers to be aware of fraudulent calls demanding payment of electric bills through a money transfer agency or face disconnection of power.

Driver arrested for negligent homicide following crash that killed 18-year-old woman

An 18-year-old Port Barre woman is dead, and an Opelousas man has been arrested following a late night fatal crash on LA Highway 103 near Alex Stoute Road.

Farmerville man could face up to 460 years in prison for possession of child pornography

A Farmerville man was arrested Friday for possession of child pornography. On July 19, 2013, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations arrested Danny Riley, 22, of Farmerville in Monroe.

Bowie County Deputies arrest four for burglary

Bowie County Deputies arrest four suspects later Friday afternoon for burglary of a habitation. Around 11:33 a.m. deputies were called to a burglary that had happened on Hidden Valley Cove.

Two arrested after fight breaks out at local gas station

A local police chief is among several officers that broke up a violent fight at a Bossier City business.

Helping fight cancer

The American Cancer Society is looking for 500 people in the Shreveport-Bossier area to participate in a study to help find a cure for cancer. The nationwide study will follow the lifestyles of 300,000 people across 35 states.

Boil notice issued

A boil advisory has been issued if you live in the Forest Hills Subdivision in Haughton. The advisory was issued by the Village Water System after an emergency repair on the main water line.

Police investigating triple homicide in west Shreveport

Detectives are investigating the violent deaths of three people at a home in West Shreveport Thursday night. Police were called to a house in the 4900 block of Gloria Drive at 9:45 p.m. for a shooting.