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UPDATE: Dropped cell phone leads Caddo Parish officials to thieves

UPDATE: Detectives also arrested Gary Granlund Jr., 38, of 6057 Old Mooringsport Road, for illegal possession of stolen items.  

CSO offering concealed handgun class

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering state-required training for anyone 21 and older wanting to obtain a concealed handgun permit, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Explaining the deferred action policy

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services began accepting requests Wednesday for consideration of deferred action for young undocumented immigrants who arrived in America as children.

Memorial to celebrate Mickey Shunick being planned; accused killer headed back to court

As the case against the man accused of killing Mickey Shunick moves forward, family and friends begin planning a public memorial to celebrate the life of a young woman who captured the attention of a nation.

Caddo Parish inmate charged with second murder

A Caddo Parish inmate charged with murder has a second count added after a woman died Wednesday morning in a local hospital.

Fire destroys Shreveport funeral home

A fire destroyed the Patterson Funeral home Wednesday morning on the 1200 block of North Hearne Avenue.

Harrison County authorities looking for tips on burglaries

Harrison County investigators are seeking information regarding two men who were involved in two burglaries that happened Sunday night.

Shreveport pastor accused of sexually assaulting three 14-year-old girls

Shreveport police have charged a local pastor believed to have molested several juveniles over the past ten years.

Detectives investigating Shreveport home invasion

Police are working a home invasion robbery that occurred this afternoon in southeast Shreveport.

One arrested for massive grow operation in Houma

A four-months long investigation resulted in the arrest of one man for an alleged marijuana grow operation.