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Downtown Development Authority looks toward parking solution

If you've ever had trouble finding a parking space in downtown Shreveport, help could soon be on the way.

Shreveport fraudster accused of stealing more than $18,000 from bank

A Shreveport man was arrested for bank fraud in a financial crimes scheme that netted him over $18,000, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Woman arrested for allegedly stealing at least $30,000 from employer

The former bookkeeper at a north Caddo oil field production company was arrested today on a warrant charging her with stealing from the company, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Graduates may carry debt far into careers, study shows

As Ark-La-Tex graduates get fitted for that cap and gown, they're facing many economic hurdles. One of the biggest can be student loan debt.

Man arrested for posting threatening tweets regarding Lil’ Boosie trial

BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — A man has been arrested for allegedly posting a threatening comment towards the District Attorney.

Baton Rouge authorities looking for pajama bank burglar

BATON ROUGE, LA — East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for an man that attempted to burglarize the Chase Bank located at 1312 O’Neal Lane at around 3:00 a.m. on Monday

Harrison County 2-year old drowns in pool

A Harrison County 2-year old died Sunday afternoon in an apparent drowning. At around 4:30 p.m., Harrison County 911 dispatchers received a call from an address on Private Road 4137, near Harleton, about a possible drowning.

Stonewall teen killed in early morning weekend wreck

A Stonewall teen was killed Sunday morning in a single-vehicle crash on Linwood Avenue near Highway 3276. Troopers were called to the crash around 3:15 a.m. The lone car was driven by 18-year old Jacob A. Meshell.

UPDATE: Jury selected in Lil' Boosie trial

BATON ROUGE, LA --- The jury is now seated in the First-Degree murder trial for rapper Lil' Boosie. Opening statements are scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 5. The jury consists of 9 women and three men.

Hammond man charged with 14 counts of child porn

On Wednesday, Louisiana State Police Region I Detectives arrested 28-year old Robert Bertoniere of Hammond, LA following an investigation into suspected online child pornography.