Man shot dead, 1 arrested

Police detectives are investigating a shooting that left a local man dead in Shreveport’s Cedar Grove neighborhood last night.

Man arrested for string of church burglaries

One man is in custody for a string of church burglaries this month in Mansfield and Desoto parishes. Gerard Paul was arrested Tuesday night after Mansfield police searched his apartment.

Guns not welcome at all churches after new law

Concealed weapons is not a godly practice for Pastor Don Rushing of the Red River Missionary Baptist Church.

Reverse prostitution sting nets 22 arrests

A two week long operation that involved reverse prostitution stings by the Bossier City Police Department resulted in the arrest of 22 people on soliciting prostitution and other criminal charges.

Shreveport police promoting three officers

Shreveport Police Chief Willie Shaw will promote three officers Thursday. The officers receiving the promotion are Kimberly Anderson, Daniel Atkins and Anthony Rei.

Authorities make arrest in murder case

Caddo Sheriff Authorities have arrested 26-year old Erick Crain for first degree murder in the weekend homicide of Ernest Luttrell. Luttrell was shot and killed at his home Sunday morning in Keithville.

Man shot in possible robbery

A Keithville man was shot and killed during an apparent robbery. 73-year-old Ernest Luttrell was found dead inside his house over the weekend.

Man arrested for alleged rape

Shreveport Police detectives have arrested a local man wanted for aggravated rape.

Gulf workers evacuating spill area

Workers in the Gulf of Mexico have stopped work on the blown-out well as tropical storm Bonnie moves through the Gulf. National Incident Commander Admiral Thad Allen has called for the evacuation of all workers near the well.

Pipeline creating temp jobs for unemployed

Over 2,500 temporary jobs have been created with the construction of the ETC Tiger Pipeline. The pipeline runs through 8 different Louisiana parishes and is 175 miles long.