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Shreveport man accused of stabbing behind bars

A Desoto Parish man wanted in connection with a stabbing in downtown Shreveport is behind bars this afternoon.

Casey Anthony found not guilty of murder

A Florida jury has acquitted Casey Anthony of murdering her 2-year old daughter Caylee. Anthony could have faced the death sentence if she was convicted of first degree murder.

Overnight shooting sends 1 woman to hospital

Shreveport Police are working a shooting that allegedly occurred this morning in west Shreveport and left a local woman suffering from a minor wound.

Two men in jail after attempted ATM theft

Caddo Sheriff's detectives have arrested two suspects in connection with the June 28 attempted break-in at a Citizen's Bank ATM, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Mulford named Shreveport Fire Chief

A decision has been made and a new fire chief appointed for the Shreveport Fire Department.  Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover announced the decision in front of dozens of firefighters Monday morning.

Human remains of petite, black woman found in Bossier City

A tip to police led them to a wooded area in the middle of Bossier city Thursday evening.  That area in the 3100 block of E. Texas Street became a crime scene overnight.

Botched robbery, shooting lands two suspects behind bars

Police detectives have charged a local man and woman in connection with an attempted armed robbery and subsequent shooting that occurred at a motel in west Shreveport this morning.

Arrest made in Shreveport hit and run

On the evening of May 28, 2011, the Shreveport Police Department and the Shreveport Fire Department responded to a major crash on La 3132 between Walker Road and 70th Street.

Centenary purse snatcher caught by K-9

A local teen was taken into custody yesterday in Shreveport’s Highland neighborhood after he allegedly snatched a woman’s purse on the campus of Centenary College.

Fight in downtown Shreveport sends one to hospital, another to jail

Detectives have charged two men in connection with a fight in downtown Shreveport yesterday that sent one of the participants to a local hospital.