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Mother accused of injuring baby after throwing him through car window

A Shreveport mother is in jail after allegedly throwing her baby through a car window on Saturday.

Police seize drugs, money, vehicles in bust

The Bossier City Police Department’s Narcotics Unit arrested a man on drug charges Friday and recovered several pound of marijuana, thousands of dollars in cash and two vehicles following a two-week investigation.

UPDATE: Saints suspensions to remain for bounty program

NEW YORK, NY — UPDATE: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will uphold the suspensions placed on the Saints for the bounty program.

Walmart parking dispute leads to shots fired

Shreveport Detectives are looking for one person in connection with a weekend shooting. It happened Sunday at around 11:30 a.m. in the 1100 block of Shreveport-Barksdale Highway.

More than 140,000 Ford Focus vehicles recalled

U.S. — Ford is recalling some 2012 Focus cars, due to a defect with the wiper motor.

Easter spending to break last year's record

Local retailers got a big jump in sales, just time for Easter. National sales are expected to top $16.8 billion, up 11 percent from last year.

3-vehicle wreck sends 9 to hospital, 1 in critical condition

Nine people were taken to Shreveport hospitals following a 3-vehicle accident. It happened near the intersection of Hilry Huckaby Drive and Yorktown Drive at around 2 p.m.

Four alleged burglars arrested following foot chase

Four suspects are behind bars this evening accused of breaking into a residence in Shreveport’s Western Hills neighborhood this morning.

Jailbird lands return visit same day of release

GRETNA, LA — A woman released from the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center did not even make it out of the parking lot before she decided to commit her next crime.

Alleged attacker stabbed, then jailed

A Shreveport woman was stabbed early this morning at an apartment complex in north Shreveport. Police say it happened at around 1 a.m. at the University Oaks Apartments in the 4700 block of Hilry Huckaby Drive.