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Crews working to clear train derailment in Red River Parish

GRAND BAYOU,LA - A semi collided with a train Wednesday afternoon on Hwy 84 near Hwy 1. According to Louisiana State Police, a train struck the back end of the semi as it was crossing the railroad.

Man dressed as woman robs Family Dollar

Authorities need your help identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed a west Shreveport dollar store Tuesday night.

Caddo officials investigating string of thefts

Caddo sheriff's detectives say the recent thefts of two vehicles and a trailer could be related to a series of equipment thefts that have occurred in the area over the past several weeks.

UPDATE: Authorities find Haughton runaways in Arkansas

The two Haughton runaways, Kaleb and Keiran Janeczko, were safely found about noon Wednesday in De Valls Bluff, Ark., east of Little Rock.

Bossier police find 2 dogs dead, charge man with animal cruelty

Bossier City police have arrested a man on animal cruelty charges after two dead dogs were found along with two live dogs in his backyard without food, water or shelter from the excessive heat.

Taste for salt tied to drug addiction

When the first slimy amphibians crawled onto dry land a few million years ago, they brought with them a powerful craving from that salty, primordial sea.

Motorist with 8-month-old in vehicle busted for marijuana joints

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Shreveport man and a Hosston man were arrested on drug charges and driving infractions on separate occasions over the weekend.

Possible murder-suicide in Southern Hills neighborhood

Shreveport police released the following information: Shreveport Police detectives are currently investigating a shooting that left a couple dead in a quiet west Shreveport neighborhood.

Shreveport man busted with child porn

A joint investigation by Louisiana State Police, the Boynton Beach Police Department in Florida and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security led to the arrest of a 41-year-old Shreveport man for child pornography.

UPDATE: No charges filed in Eldorado shooting

Shreveport police tell KMSS the suspect in this case will have not charges filed against him. Shreveport Police investigators are working a shooting that left a local man and teenager fighting for their lives.