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Shreveport man arrested for carrying a weapon on school property

A Shreveport man is behind bars following authorities discovery of a weapon on a school campus.

Family mourns loss of man killed in drive-by shooting

Family members have only good memories of 20 year old Devonta Demarcus English. English was killed Sunday night, in what Bossier Police believe to be a drive by shooting at the corner of Wilder and Burchett in Bossier City.

Voters approve tax renewals

Two local school systems’ are celebrating after Saturday’s special elections. Tax renewals were approved by voters for the both Caddo and Bossier Parish School Systems on Saturday.

Update: Boil notice lifted

The boil notice that was issued for the Dogwood Subdivision in Bossier Parish over the weekend has been lifted. Residents were without water after a power crew stuck a waterline in the area early last week.  

Free car seat check event at Kohl's

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for children. It is estimated that approximately 3 out of 4 child restraint systems are being misused.

Shreveport man arrested for threatening judge, court officials

Caddo Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Shreveport man over the weekend for threatening several court officials, including a judge, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier PD shoplifitng call results in drug bust

Bossier City Police have arrested a Texas man on drug charges and seized an array of narcotics after he was caught stealing merchandise from a local retail store.

Escaped Natchitoches prison inmate captured in Mississippi

A Department of Corrections Inmate who escaped from the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center on Thursday afternoon has been captured near Jackson, Mississippi according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Victor Jones Jr.

Double drive-by shooting leaves one man dead

UPDATE (10:42 a.m.): The man killed in last night's shooting is identified as DevontaDemarcus English, 20, of Bossier City.

Bossier City Police investigate apartment complex shooting

UPDATE: The man detectives were questioning in regard to Sunday’s shooting in the parking lot of the Cloverdale apartments has been arrested and charged in the case.