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Plain Dealing man kicks out window, escapes initial arrest

A Plain Dealing man is behind bars after trying to escape from the back of a deputy’s vehicle by kicking out the passenger window.

Barksdale airman killed in Afghanistan

The Ark-La-Tex has suffered a local casualty from the war in Afghanistan. 24-year-old Bryan Bell, an airman at Barksdale Air Force Base, was killed Thursday by an IED.

Man jumps from moving car after accelerator sticks

One person is being treated for minor injuries after jumping from a moving vehicle.

Deputies give chase to alleged Bossier City drug dealers

Two alleged Bossier City drug dealers are in police custody after a short foot chase following a routine traffic stop on East Texas Street this weekend.

Street Tweets

With the end of the payroll tax cut, the Street Tweets Team wants to know, "How will this impact you?"  To view responses from around town play the video.  Please leave your own comments below.

39 pounds of cocaine seized in Harrison County

HARRISON COUNTY — One person is behind bars after a routine stop produced 38 pounds of cocaine. At around 9:45 a.m on Sunday, Trooper Josh Roraback stopped a vehicle on I-20, Eastbound, for a traffic violation.

Woman dies after flipping truck onto creek bank

One person had died after hitting a bridge rail and landing on a creek bank. Caddo sheriff’s deputies were called to a single vehicle crash at around midnight in the 9300 block of Buncombe Road.

Pair steals $1,500 in oil field equipment from ETX, LA

The Harrison County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help from the public regarding the identification and arrest of two oil and gas field thieves.

Last day to apply for FEMA aid for wildfire victims

It's been almost four months since the Bear Creek wildfire tore through parts of East Texas, destroying nearly 100 homes. Today, the recovery effort is moving steadily, but there is still work to be done, residents say.

Officer shot during raid, five behind bars

A Shreveport Police officer assigned to the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit was shot in the chest last night while authorities executed a search warrant at a west Shreveport motel.