Local News

Woman arrested for stabbing boyfriend

Around 1:40 Wednesday morning, Shreveport Police Department responded to a stabbing in the 3100 block of DeVaughn in the Caddo Heights neighborhood, that neighbors say happened in the front yard of a house on the block.

Community gardens, a "growing" trend in Shreveport

Obesity is a major epidemic, but with education and lifestyle changes, it can be cured.

Car drives into liquor store in smash and grab robbery

There might be a sign that says drive through service, but the owner's of Thrifty Liquor on Greenwood and Monkhouse in Shreveport didn't mean that literally.

UPDATE: Texas officer allegedly stabbed wife with syringes filled with animal euthanization drugs

UPDATE (Thursday, October 18th): A new charge has been filed against an East Texas police officer who was arrested over the weekend for allegedly stabbing his wife with syringes.

Teenager arrested after threatening to shoot students at Bossier school

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office arrested a 17-year-old student at the Bossier Learning Center this morning on drug charges and threatening to shoot people at the school.

UPDATE: Prisoner who escaped from Shreveport hospital is back in custody

UPDATE (Thursday): A prisoner who escaped from a Shreveport hospital was taken back into custody Thursday morning.

Shreveport Police warn about fake officer phone scam

Several Shreveport residents reported what police are calling "suspicious phone calls" on Wednesday evening.

UPDATE: Purse snatcher who allegedly dragged elderly woman has been arrested

UPDATE (9:48am, October 18th): The man who allegedly dragged a 66-year old woman during a purse-snatching at a Shreveport casino earlier this month has been arrested.

East Texas Baptist University sues the Department of Health and Human Services

East Texas Baptist University is standing up for what they believe in. In this case, they believe that they shouldn't have to offer their staff the morning after pill and others like that.

Woman dies after driving off top deck of Bossier City parking garage

Update: 60 feet is a long way to fall, but that's exactly what happened to Robin Lyons of Shreveport early Wednesday morning.