Local News

Americans still spending on pets

Recent reports show that consumer spending is down...but sales for pet supplies are still rising. Spending on pets jumped by eight percent in 2010. That number is expected to rise to more than $47 billion this year.

Shreveport police investigate overnight shooting

A shooting in west Shreveport has left a local man nursing gunshot wounds and his as yet unidentified assailant on the lam.

Three arrested drug possession

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says three people were arrested late Friday night for possession of synthetic marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Man caught with drugs and stolen underwear

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Haughton man was arrested Sunday evening for possession of marijuana and stealing underwear from a store in Haughton.

Texas man arrested for DWI over weekend

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Texas man was arrested Saturday evening for driving while intoxicated on Highway 3 just in Benton.

Troopers bust Shreveport man with child pornography

A year-long investigation by the Louisiana State Police detectives led to the arrest of a 59-year old Shreveport man.

Drunk driver causes turmoil on Highway 1

The drivers of two 18-wheelers were hospitalized Friday morning after their rigs were hit by a drunk driver, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Two arrested for second-degree murder

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Haughton man and Texas man have been arrested for attempted first degree murder following a joint investigation by the Bossier Sheriff’s Department and other law enforcement agencies of a shooting at a Ha

Authorities searching for Benton runaway

Bossier Sheriff Larry C. Deen is asking for the public’s help in locating a Benton teenager who’s run away from home.

Man damages neighborhood after setting garage on fire

Bossier City Police arrested a man overnight after he assaulted his wife and set a fire that destroyed two garages, two vehicles and damaged two homes.