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Authorities investigating two sexual assaults at Northwestern State University

Students at Northwestern State University were alerted yesterday to  two attempted sexual assaults in the Varnado residence hall on campus.

Bossier City authorities investigating construction site burglaries

The Bossier City Police Department and Bossier Crimes Stoppers are asking the public for help in finding the suspect or suspects believed responsible for three recent burglaries at construction sites.

3-vehicle wreck sends 2 to hospital, shuts down bridge temporarily

The westbound span of the Shreveport-Barksdale Bridge closed for a few a short time this morning after a three vehicle wreck.

Six-year-old accidentally shot in the face by older brother

A six year old boy was accidentally shot in the face last night after his 12 year old brother was playing with a gun.

Lou Holtz postpones speaking engagement in Shreveport

Legendary college football coach Lou Holtz has postponed his scheduled speaking engagement Monday for the 2012 AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl kick-off luncheon.

Caddo School Board employee uses school truck for personal work

An employee in the Caddo School Board’s Buildings and Grounds Department was arrested for theft for using School Board supplies to complete a personal job.

Rolling meth lab discovered after vehicle catches fire

Bossier City police arrested a man last week in connection with a rolling meth lab after the fire department was called to a vehicle fire last Thursday in the parking lot of the Orchard Apartments in the 4800 block of Shed Road.

Police imposter arrested after pulling over 2 women in Bowie Co.

A Queen City man is in custody after he allegedly impersonated a police officer.

Eunice Police seek suspect who raped 82-year-old Alzheimer’s patient

An 82-year-old Alzheimer’s patient was allegedly raped in Eunice and police are currently seeking a suspect.

Agents bust suspected drug deal in Caddo Parish

A Shreveport man was arrested Friday on charges related to the distribution of cocaine and pills.