Sparkler bomb to blame for Arkansas teen's death

One Southern Arkansas teenager is dead and another injured after a fireworks accident at a home in Buckner.

Accused rapist stops for condoms with victim in car

Ralph Yates, 33, is accused of kidnapping a woman and taking her to a gas station, where he bought condoms to rape her.

Police: Arrest made in Mickey Shunick case

The Lafayette Police Department reports that an arrest has been made in the case of Mickey Shunick. They said that no other comment will be made until tomorrow, Friday, July 6.

Father and son charged in ICE agent shooting

Two south Texas men, father and son, were arrested and charged Thursday with assaulting a ICE/HSI special agent.

ETX man arrested after repeatedly running in front of traffic

A Lufkin man is behind bars after repeatedly running back and forth across a roadway in front of traffic Wednesday.

Thefts in rural Caddo Parish on the rise

The number of thefts in rural Caddo Parish has been inching its way up during the warmer months, but Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator says property owners can help turn the trend around.

Drought-killed trees could become liability issues for landowners

A tree that falls in a lonely forest may not make a sound, but what about the tree that falls on your neighbor’s house? The sound it makes? Cha-ching.

Authorities searching for missing teen

Shreveport Police detectives need your help in locating a teenage girl who has apparently run away from home.

Baton Rouge woman arrested for hitting two teens with car

A Baton Rouge woman is in jail today because she's accused of hitting two people with her car.

Shreveport police searching for person who shot man in his behind

Authorities are looking for the gunman who shot a man in west Shreveport last night.