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2 accused of fraudulently claiming property owned by deceased woman

Two people were arrested today in connection with a fraudulent land transfer involving property belonging to a woman who has been dead for 17 years.

Local authorities raising money to help buy Christmas gifts for needy

The Caddo Sheriff's Office will hold a fish fry from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Friday, September 28, at the south substation, 9956 Mansfield Road, near Keithville.

Caddo Sheriff's Office taking back unused prescription drugs Saturday

Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator and Police Chief Willie Shaw are urging people in the area to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs this Saturday at Sheriff's Safety Town for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

Harrison County woman sentenced in meth trafficking ring

A 33-year-old Karnack woman has been sentenced to federal prison for trafficking meth in East Texas.

Man stabbed near Shreveport homeless shelter

A Shreveport man was hospitalized Friday after he was allegedly attacked near a local homeless shelter.

Six Caddo Parish businesses caught selling to underage customers

Caddo sheriff's deputies checked 30 businesses on Sunday for compliance with laws governing the sale of alcohol to underage persons. Employees of six businesses were found in violation, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Crimestoppers let Shreveport Police catch robbers red-handed.

At around 11 this morning, Shreveport Police received a tip from Crimestoppers about a robbery in progress in the 1500 block of Clover.

Shreveport standoff ends peacefully

A wanted man is in law enforcement custody after a two and a half hour standoff in south Shreveport Monday afternoon.

LSU's Patrick Peterson to host tailgate

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and former LSU star and current Arizona Cardinal Patrick Peterson and his Foundation for Success will host the 2nd annual “Walking on Sunshine Family Fun Day” Tailgate on before the LSU

Boy brought back to life in drowning, dies later at Shreveport hospital

A six-year-old died in a Shreveport hospital Monday after nearly drowning in an East Texas lake over the weekend.