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Man tries to kill himself, girlfriend by driving into Cross Lake

Caddo Parish authorities have arrested a man for trying to murder his girlfriend after he intentionally drove his vehicle into Cross Lake.

Texarkana man sentenced for drugs, guns found in home

TEXARKANA, Texas - A 40-year-old Texarkana, Texas, man has been sentenced to federal prison for firearms violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Cousin finds Shreveport woman dead in her home; police suspect foul play

Shreveport police are investigating a homicide where a woman was found dead in her home by family members. Officials were called to the scene, located in the 200 block of Rex Street, around 8:02 p.m.

Car of murdered Shreveport woman found in hotel parking lot

On Wednesday morning, an observant Shreveport police officer was able to locate the missing vehicle of a woman who was found murdered<

St. Helena schools state's most improved

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3-year-old hospitalized following Shreveport shootout

A little Shreveport girl was seriously injured after she was shot in a late night incident.

House in flames in Shreveport's Highland District

Shreveport fire department crews are responding to a house fire on the 1500 block of Gilbert in the Highland District.  

Woman shot after refusing man's advances in Shreveport

Shreveport police have arrested a man for allegedly shooting a woman on Saturday in the 2700 block of Southern Avenue.

Police investigating second Shreveport neighborhood homicide in 24 hours

Shreveport police have found an 80-year-old woman's body on Tuesday night in the 400 block of Vine Street.

Caddo Sheriff's Office to offer training for concealed handgun permit

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering state-required training for anyone 21 and older wanting to obtain a concealed handgun permit, said Sheriff Steve Prator.