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Accused killer's defense team loses hope of release

BOSSIER CITY- Friday afternoon the Bossier Parish public defense team for Gerald Needham, who is the suspect in a triple homicide in Bossier City earlier this year, announced he would be released from prison on Monday.

Detectives arrest man in home invasion

A local man is behind bars this morning charged with a home invasion that occurred last weekend in west Shreveport.

Multiple trailors and ATVs stolen in Bossier Parish since April

The Caddo Sheriff's Office is working several commercial equipment and ATV thefts and is warning the public to take extra precautions to secure their property.

Shreveport man burns ex's pajamas, destroys furniture

A Shreveport man was arrested Thursday for damaging a former girlfriend's property.

Rodessa man dies following fiery crash

A man involved in a fiery crash in north Caddo Parish earlier this week has died at a local hospital, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

1 wounded in overnight Shreveport shooting

Detectives are working an overnight shooting that left a Shreveport man nursing three gunshot wounds.

Gov. Bobby Jindal signs laws to protect children and the elderly

Surrounded by an army of local law enforcement officials, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal signed into law 5-bills that will protect the Bayou State's children and elderly from abuse, human trafficking, and internet crimes.

Thousands without power in Shreveport

Some traffic signals in and around Shreveport's Southern Hills neighborhood are not functioning at this hour due to a loss of electrical power in the area.

Fallen soldier remembered in Shreveport

Final honors were rendered this morning for Army Staff Sergeant Michael J. Garcia at St. John Berchman Catholic Church in Shreveport.

Detectives searching for clues surrounding west Shreveport robbery

Authorities need your help in identifying and apprehending two suspects who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store last night.