Local News

Man killed in I-20 crash

An accident on I-20 killed a delivery truck driver on Tuesday. Traffic headed west was backed up for miles while officials cleaned up the area. Police say a rear-end accident led to the deadly wreck.

Body found riddled with bullets

Shreveport police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in the middle of the street Wednesday morning.

Detectives arrest two juveniles in beating

Shreveport Police detectives have arrested two children in connection with the beating of a man found unconscious over the weekend.

Sewage pouring into Lake Champion

Shreveport officials say repairs to the sewage line pouring into Champion Lake should be finished on Tuesday. Approximately 2,000 gallons of sewage are pouring into the lake per minute.

'Cause for Paws'

Two local boys' disabilities have joined them together as best friends.

Evangel throwing some LEAP scores out

Evangel Christian Academy in Shreveport will cancel some LEAP test scores. The school must pay $350 per student to cover the cost of the new exam.

Bossier police launch new crime stoppers website

Bossier Crime Stoppers has launched a new website that now allows the public to submit anonymous information about crimes and wanted suspects via the Internet.

Jail escapee shot, taken to hospital

Shreveport police shot an escaped inmate Thursday night. Officers say it happened when 19-year-old Kory Gay rammed a police car. Gay escaped from Ouachita Parish jail late last month.

Officer dragged by car during traffic stop

A Shreveport police officer was dragged by a vehicle he pulled over during a traffic stop Thursday morning. Officials say the officer grabbed onto the car and was dragged 40 yards before the driver got away.

Bossier City sewage rates rise to offset costs

Bossier City residents can expect higher costs on their sewage bill. The city council voted last night to increase rates to help pay for repairing equipment.