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More victims come forward in abuse case involving Vivian couple

More alleged victims have come forward in a child molestation investigation involving a Vivian couple, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Alleged drunk driver barrels through neighborhood

Bossier City police arrested a suspected drunk driver Thursday night in a south Bossier City neighborhood after he crashed his pickup truck into three vehicles, a garage and a fire hydrant while knocking over a few garbage containers and street

Train derails, splits saltwater tanker in two

UPDATE: The crossing on Booker Road is now open. The train was separated to alleviate traffic congestion. Crews continue to clear the wreckage.

Bossier City police searching for runaway teen

The Bossier City Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a runaway teenager.

Two pets die in Shreveport house fire

A morning house fire in the 2600 block of Meriwether Rd. in Shreveport took the life of two pets. Firefighters received a call for help at around 10:30 a.m. When fire companies arrived, they found smoke billowing from the roof.

One killed in Ascension Parish crash, impairment suspected in driver

Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a fatal crash involving a pedestrian last night in Ascension Parish. The crash occurred on LA 30 north of LA 73 shortly before 10:30 pm.

City of Shreveport employee charges woman for public works

Shreveport Police officers have charged a city worker in connection with a criminal complaint received by the department.

UPDATE: Gunman, victim identified in fatal police-involved shooting

A man was shot and killed after allegedly shooting a woman at a house in west Shreveport Wednesday night.

Marshall man gets prison time for dealing meth

A 39-year-old Jefferson, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Shreveport police nab bank robber at Whataburger

UPDATE: Timothy Mathew, 22, of the 2600 block of Via Caballero in Santa Fe, New Mexico, was booked into the Shreveport City Jail on one count each of simple robbery, resisting an officer, and attempted simple escape.