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DNA evidence lands 2 more behind bars

Two more accused burglars are now wanted by Shreveport Police and another is behind bars thanks to DNA evidence.

3 burglars busted stealing from Aspen Apartment fire victims

Shreveport police arrested 3 people Friday for allegedly burglarizing homes of the Aspen Apartment fire victims on the 9700 block of Baird Road. Witnesses tell police they saw the accused burglars hop the fence with a television.

Second arrested made in adoption scam

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says another arrest has been made in connection with the adoption scam case involving Heather Hill that broke last month.

Apartment fire guts building on Baird Road

Shreveport firefighters battled a large fire at the Aspen Apartment on the 9700 block of Baird Road Thursday afternoon.

Summer heat brings rise in electrical house fires

Firefighters have kept busy extinguishing flames across the area often times due to electrical cord overload from air conditioners.

Tax auditor arrested after stealing money, ID from customer

The owner of a local tax service was arrested for felony theft and identity theft after it was discovered that she filed a fraudulent income tax return using a customer's name and information without permission, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Pra

Bossier City takes first step to bring in new casino

Bossier City is one step closer to sealing the deal on building a fourth riverboat casino next door to the Louisiana Boardwalk.  The Bossier City council held a special meeting Tuesday afternoon to vote on a property deal with the casino d

Willis-Knighton joins lawsuit in 3132 controversy

A big name has added themselves to the controversy over the 3132 extension.  Willis-Knighton Health System has joined the lawsuit to ensure the city property south of Flournoy Lucas Road will be used appropriately for an expansion of 3132.

Bossier City issues water boil following main break

A break in a water main at the intersection of Swan Lake Road and Shed Road caused residents and some businesses to lose water or experience low water pressure for several hours. The break occurred around 10 a.m.

Shreveport Police catch suspected armed robber, search for another

A local man is behind bars this morning accused of robbing a west Shreveport convenience store while his alleged accomplice is on the lam.