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Do you recognize this church burglar?

Shreveport Police are asking the public to help identifying a burglar who broke into the Zion Baptist Church and stole several items from an internal office area.

Shreveport man holds 3 at gunpoint

Caddo Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Shreveport man for breaking into a residence in north Caddo Parish and holding three people at gunpoint, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City man arrested for 2005 rape of 6-year old

A Bossier City man is behind bars for allegedly raping a young girl back in 2005. Troy Roundtree, 23, was indicted by a Caddo Parish Grand Jury on April 20.

Jonesville post office takes on "David and Goliath" fight

In a David and Goliath turn, an East Texas post office is fighting against the U.S. Postal Service's decision to close its doors. The Jonesville, Texas post office has served local residents since 1847.

Fact-acting firefighters save Bossier City home from blaze

Bossier City firefighters saved a house from burning down this morning. It happened in the 600 block of Yarbrough Street at around 8:30 a.m.

Judge rules that rap lyrics can be used in Lil’ Boosie murder trial

Baton Rouge, La  — A judge ruled today that three very specific rap lyrics can be used to show personal intent in the First-Degree murder trial for Baton Rouge rapper Lil’ Boosie.

Authorities looking Shreveport runaway

The Bossier Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a runaway juvenile from Haughton.

Community reacts to bond vote

Bossier Parish voters said no this weekend to two bond measures which would have raised property taxes about $120 for the average homeowner...to pay for a 5 percent increase in teacher salaries and another $3 million for new technology in local

Shreveport man arrested for allegedly slamming girlfriend into dashboard, drunken driving

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Shreveport man was arrested late Saturday night for physically abusing his girlfriend, driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident.

2 stores busted for underage sales

Two store clerks were cited in an underage alcohol operation conducted this past weekend by the Caddo Sheriff’s Office Youth Services Division, said Sheriff Steve Prator.