Shreveport man holds 3 at gunpoint

Caddo Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Shreveport man for breaking into a residence in north Caddo Parish and holding three people at gunpoint, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Report: Teens getting drunk on hand sanitizer

UNDATED — A half dozen teenagers in Southern California had to be taken to emergency rooms in the past few months over hand sanitizer.

Officials arrest suspected kitten killer

Patterson, LA  — A Baton Rouge man has been arrested and booked into the Saint Mary Parish jail. Michael Bergeron, 34, is accused of killing kittens at a home on Natalie Lane in Patterson, LA.

Bossier City man arrested for 2005 rape of 6-year old

A Bossier City man is behind bars for allegedly raping a young girl back in 2005. Troy Roundtree, 23, was indicted by a Caddo Parish Grand Jury on April 20.

Jonesville post office takes on "David and Goliath" fight

In a David and Goliath turn, an East Texas post office is fighting against the U.S. Postal Service's decision to close its doors. The Jonesville, Texas post office has served local residents since 1847.

Gingrich to end White House bid

WASHINGTON — Newt Gingrich will officially end his bid for the Republican presidential nomination and formally express his support for Mitt Romney next week, two sources close to Gingrich tell CNN.

Fact-acting firefighters save Bossier City home from blaze

Bossier City firefighters saved a house from burning down this morning. It happened in the 600 block of Yarbrough Street at around 8:30 a.m.

Judge rules that rap lyrics can be used in Lil’ Boosie murder trial

Baton Rouge, La  — A judge ruled today that three very specific rap lyrics can be used to show personal intent in the First-Degree murder trial for Baton Rouge rapper Lil’ Boosie.

Authorities looking Shreveport runaway

The Bossier Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a runaway juvenile from Haughton.

House bill could ban talking on cellphones while driving

BATON ROUGE, LA — A House committee has approved a bill that would ban drivers from using their cell phones while driving. House Bill 695 was authored by Democratic Representative Austin Badon.