Man accused of raping elderly woman
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — A Shreveport man is accused of raping an elderly woman. Christopher Dewayne Christaw, 37, is being held in Caddo Correctional Center on one count of first-degree rape. His bond has been set at $500,000. Sex crimes detectives arrested Christaw at 1:15 p.m. Saturday (Feb. 24)...
NOBODY KNOWS HER SORROW: What happened to Ann Brewster?
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Ann Brewster was a civil rights leader known in and around Shreveport. She worked closely with figures such as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Ralph Abernathy and used the beauty salon she worked at as a means to covertly pass along information about the Civil Rights Movement.
Group of Women Wanted for Bossier Bath and Body Works Theft
The Bossier City Police (Property Crimes Division) needs the Public’s assistance in identifying individuals. On 02-09-24, a group of unknown black females entered 2960 Meadow Creek Drive (Bath and Body Works) and committed a Theft. If anyone knows the identity of these persons or any information on the case, please contact Crime Stoppers or the Bossier City Police Department.
Haughton resident convicted of killing one man, wounding another in Shreveport
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — A Haughton man faces up to 99 years in prison for his role in a deadly shooting that occurred in what authorities have described as a gun deal during which the buyers allegedly shot the sellers. Dontreal Damon Quayce York, 19, pleaded guilty Tuesday (Feb....
Chilly today with some rain
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Happy Thursday! Chilly today after that cold front brought a significant drop in temperatures yesterday morning. It will be cloudy all day ad we are tracking the potential for some showers off and on throughout. The highest rain chances exist during the later afternoon and evening hours after highs reach only the low 50s. Overnight tonight we will see temperatures drop into the low and mid-40s.
Shreveport Man Accused of Attacking Family with Boxcutter
SHREVEPORT, LA - Shreveport Police responded to a assault and battery call in the 6000 block of Tulsa Avenue in Caddo Heights late Monday night. 54-year-old Clifford Scott faces a series of charges in connection with a domestic dispute involving members of his family. What Do Police Allege Happen?. Officers...
Shreveport K9 Officer Diesel Arrests Violent Offender
SHREVEPORT, LA- Shreveport Police K9 apprehends man in violent domestic incident. On February 23rd, at approximately 9:30 a.m., Shreveport Police Patrol officers responded to a call of a home invasion at 1712 Point Coupe. The victim reported that 41-year-old Devon Porter forcibly entered the residence and committed acts of violence against her.
Shreveport Police Department breaks ground on second substation in western part of city
Shreveport Police Department and the City of Shreveport broke ground on a second substation location Wednesday. "It's a great day for west Shreveport," Mayor Tom Arceneaux said. "It is very exciting to have this here," said Councilman James Green. "We've been waiting for it." The new substation site is in...
Caddo Sheriff’s Office to Hold Women’s Firearm Course for 2024
With the seemingly constant rise in violent crime, fears of becoming a victim are all too common. The need for a personal firearm as well as the need to properly and safely use it seems to be at an all-time high. Gun violence is all too prevalent in Caddo Parish,...
Favorite Longtime Shreveport, LA Restaurant Will Remain Open
Locals were upset when they got the news that another longtime favorite restaurant in Shreveport, LA was set to close, but the eatery has been saved by getting last-minute new ownership. What's the latest with the legendary Shreveport Cotton Boll Grill?. Earlier this month, the owners, a mother and daughter...
Shreveport Police Have Arrested Suspected Baby Killer
SHREVEPORT, LA - The Shreveport Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating 22-year-old Demond Baber, a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting that left a one-year-old child dead. On February 11, a shooting occurred in the 500 block of East Stoner, resulting in the tragic loss of...
Some rain, a warming trend, & then a few thunderstorms
SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – A cold front that moved through the ArkLaTex Tuesday night has brought much cooler air. Rain is looking promising late Thursday and Thursday night. A dry and much warmer weekend could lead to a few storms early next week. What a drop! Yesterday at this...
APD makes arrest in Enterprise Road homicide case
ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - The Alexandria Police Department said it has made an arrest in its investigation into the death of Anthony Bell, 21, of Alexandria, which happened on Feb. 27 in the 1300 block of Enterprise Road. APD said Stanley Goldsby Jr., 36, of Shreveport was arrested on Feb....
Why Pizza Lovers Make the Drive to This Shreveport Spot
Pizza Lovers in the Ark-La-Tex All Know About Pop N Pizza. If you love pizza Shreveport has a few hot spots and one of my favorite spots is Pop N Pizza. Many of us discovered Pop n Pizza when they were strictly set up for take-out and had set up shop on East Kings. If you have yet to try Pop N Pizza you're missing out, it's a different type of pizza with crazy options, it's almost like Shreveport's own version of Mellow Mushroom.
February 28 - Shreveport, Texarkana Weather Forecast: Chilly Weather Returns
A cold front will bring the return of chilly weather for a few days. Scattered showers Thursday, Spring warmup this weekend.
‘Destiny Stewart was a person, and she deserves better’: woman killed by impaired driver mourned
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Tragedy struck on Jan. 11 when a crash on North Market resulted in the death of Destiny Devon Stewart. J’L Young III, who was in the vehicle with Stewart, was also injured in the crash. He says he never wants this to happen to anyone else.
FULL INTERVIEW: John Prime weighs in on Ann Brewster's death
John Prime, a former journalist and current public information officer for the Caddo Parish Coroner's Office, weighs in on whether he believes Ann Brewster committed suicide or was murdered.
Caddo Parish Feb 28 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Caddo Parish recorded a total of 5 crime cases, according to the data released. The crimes comprised 3 thefts and 2 arrests, showing a higher prevalence of theft in the area. The theft incidents occurred on February 24th at 1:46 PM, February 22nd at 8:05 PM, and February 22nd at 3:19 PM. Arrests were made on February 22nd at 4:38 AM and 1:57 AM. The data indicates a need for increased vigilance against theft, especially during the evening and afternoon hours when these incidents were reported. Furthermore, the early morning arrests suggest that law enforcement agencies are actively working to apprehend criminals. This data serves as an important reminder for the residents of the place to remain cautious and report any suspicious activities to the authorities.
Shreveport police searching for teen girl
SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Police are asking the public for help to find a runaway teenager. Nevaeh Harris was last seen in the 8200 block of Wild Briar Dr. on Feb. 26. She has brown eyes and blonde hair. Nevaeh is about 5’5″ tall and weighs around 100 lbs.
Afternoon Seatbelt, Safety Checkpoint Scheduled for Shreveport
The Shreveport Police Department is on the hunt for drivers who aren't buckled up!. When is the Shreveport Police Department holding its next seatbelt safety checkpoint?. The Shreveport Police Department will hold a seatbelt checkpoint this Friday, March 1, 2024, from 2 - 8 pm at an undisclosed location somewhere in the southwestern portion of Shreveport, LA.