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Shreveport motel thieves caught in the act

A Shreveport Police patrol officer has arrested two Texas men for stealing items from a truck after their would-be victim called and notified authorities of the theft.

Keep cool for less this summer

Since it has been so hot for so long now, it seems cranking down the air conditioner is your only relief.  But air conditioners are the largest user of electricity in your home, so that cool air could put pressure on your wallet.

Herbicide truck crashes into Benton house

A work truck carrying herbicide crashed into a residence on the side of Highway 3 in the city of Benton about 1:30 this afternoon.

Shreveport man behind bars after alleged murder for hire scheme

Shreveport detectives have arrested a local man after he allegedly hired a subject to kill another man.

2 Haughton men caught with marijuana during traffic stop

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says two Haughton men were arrested late Monday night on drug charges following a traffic stop in Haughton.

Giant salvinia rapidly growing in TX, LA lakes

Giant salvinia, the invasive species of aquatic weed, is spreading in lakes across Texas, Louisiana and other parts of the South. 

Teen arrested for running over another person multiple times

Bossier City police arrested a Bossier Parish teenager over the weekend on a charge of attempted murder after he ran over another teen multiple times with his vehicle during an altercation.

Reward offered for credit card thief

Bossier City police and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for help in identifying a man and woman who used a stolen credit card at a Bossier City business.

Shreveport, Bossier ban fireworks sales

City and parish officials announced a last minute ban on fireworks today, one day before they were to go on sale in Shreveport.

UPDATE: Caddo deputies recover body of missing boater

Caddo deputies recovered the body of missing boater, Brian Smith, around 7 a.m. this morning. Cause of death will be determined by the Caddo Coroner.