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Senior arrested for alleged possession of illegal firearms, dealing drugs

A 69-year-old man was arrested for allegedly dealing drugs out of his home in Springfield, La.

Arrested made in Bossier City gas station robbery

Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department's Violent Crimes Unit have made an arrest in Thursday morning's armed robbery of the Valero gas station in the 1900 block of Airline Drive.

Shreveport clerk chases off bandits with gun of his own

A local store clerk warded off would-be burglars with a gun of his own Monday night.

UPDATE: Officials release names of victims in Wednesday's deadly shooting

Update (10:03 am): Authorites have released the names of the people involved in Wednesday's deadly shooting in Caddo Parish. The suspect has been identified as 42 year old Donnie Ray Plater.

Caddo schools cutting down on cutting

For most kids, their favorite part of the day is relaxing and having fun after school gets out. But for about 150 families, relaxing isn't on the agenda for after school today.

Do you recognize these burglars?

Bossier City police and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for help in locating the suspects responsible for two armed robberies this week.

Students have fun learning science

Student in the Bio-Tech Academy aren't just hitting the books to study science. Tuesday, the students in the special program at Southwood High School in Shreveport got to mentor 8th graders at Sci-Port.

Trejo's Mexican Restaurant robbed at gunpoint

Monday night, just before 9, the Trejo's Mexican Restaurant in Bossier City was robbed at gun point.

Family apologizes for Winnsboro woman who allegedly set self on fire

Officials say the woman who was believed to be burned severly during an attack may have actually set fire to herself.

Shreveport one step closer to new transit center

Right now, traffic from the 20 is all that can be heard on Murphy Street, at the end of the 49. But soon, the sound of freeway traffic will be joined by buses, taxis, and possibly even Amtrak trains.