Local News

DNA links Shreveport man to burglary

A local man sits behind bars this morning accused of burglarizing a west Shreveport home after evidence recovered at the scene linked him to the crime.

Jindal signs bill to complete funding for I-49

Funding is now complete for the I-49 North extension to the Arkansas border.  Thursday afternoon, Governor Bobby Jindal was in Shreveport to sign House Bill 370 to secure that funding for the interstate construction.

Shreveport prisoner found in ditch after brief escape

A prisoner who escaped from a patrol officer last night at a local hospital was taken back into custody by a K-9 unit a short time later after he was located hiding in a drainage ditch.

Bossier police jury sets date for special casino election

The Bossier Police Jury took one more step in approving or rejecting a new Jimmy-Buffett themed riverboat casino in Bossier Parish Wednesday.  The police jury decided on a date for voters to give their input.

Shreveport detectives searching for Metro PCS robber

Shreveport Police need your help in identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed a cellular phone store in west Shreveport this afternoon.

Four arrested for attempted murder in Webster Parish

Cotton Valley, La.— Webster Parish Sheriff’s deputies took into custody last night four individuals accused of attempting to murder a Cotton Valley resident.

Elderly Caddo Parish couple dies in holiday fire

An elderly couple is dead after a fire ripped through their Greenwood home Monday night.

Monkey is caught "monkeying around"

A wildlife photographer in Indonesia says, a primate was caught investigating the equipment before becoming fascinated with his own reflection in the lens.

Motorcyclist killed in I-220 crash late Monday

Bossier City Police are investigating a crash that killed the driver of a motorcycle.

Doyline Police nab man for attempted murder

Doyline, La.—The small Webster Parish town of Doyline was shaken early Sunday morning when gunshots were fired into the bedroom window of a local resident.