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Shreveport man allegedly shoots woman during dispute

A man accused of shooting a woman early Thursday morning in west Shreveport was arrested and is now behind bars.

Minden shelter reaches out for help with repairs

After 30 years of giving back to the community, a Minden homeless shelter is asking for help to continue its mission. United Christian Home operates three homes on Fuller Street, which can house up to 21 people at a time.

Caddo Sheriff to offer Spring Break “CSI Camp”

Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator announced that the Caddo Sheriff’s Office will host a Crime Scene Investigations Camp for 11 and 12 year olds during Spring Break.

UPDATE: Gas line repaired; part of Hearne Avenue restricted

The Gas leak has been repaired, however, travel on Hearne Ave. near the Greenwood Rd. intersection is still restricted.

Large fire damages Shreveport home

A Shreveport home is saved by firefighters, but not before extensive smoke and fire damage was done to the inside.

Teenager killed in Bienville Parish crash

A teengaer has died after being thrown from a truck in a single-vehicle crash in Bienville Parish.

19 malnourished horses up for adoption in Bowie County

The Bowie County Sheriff's Office is accepting adoption applications for 19 malnourished horses rescued in the past three weeks.

Alleged equipment thieves lead authorites on chase spanning 2 parishes

A collaborative effort by law enforcement agencies in two parishes has led to the arrest of two men suspected of stealing expensive equipment from a south Shreveport home improvement center.

Missouri man busted for breaking into 23 storage units

Caddo detectives arrested a Missouri man for breaking into 23 storage units, according to Sheriff Steve Prator.

Surprise births for Chimp Haven

It's been a month of surprises for Chimp Haven, a sanctuary which takes in chimpanzees retiring after lives in biomedical research laboratories or the entertainment industry.