Authorities are searching for a man who robbed a west Shreveport hotel Monday afternoon.
At 1:46 p.m., officers were called to a reported armed robbery at the Days Inn hotel on the 4900 block of West Monkhouse Drive.
Caddo sheriff's deputies checked 31 businesses on Friday for compliance with laws governing the sale of alcohol to underage persons. Employees of five businesses were found in violation, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.
Nationwide, about 1 shelter animal is euthanized every 8 seconds. Annually, that mean about 4 million cats and dogs are put down in shelters. Locally, about a thousand shelter animals are killed every month.