A fatal ATV crash claimed the life of a UL Lafayette Senior this holiday weekend.
The crash happened on private property in the 4600 block of Dixie-Shreveport Road in north Caddo Parish.
Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office says it appears the female who was driving took a curve too... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A 4-year-old boy has drowned in a backyard swimming pool in Caddo Parish. According to the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office, the boy was found unconscious Friday in the swimming pool at a home on Dayton Road, where a family gathering was taking place. KSLA-TV reports deputies... more »
GREENWOOD, La. (AP) - State Fire Marshal Butch Browning says an elderly Caddo Parish couple died in a fire at their Greenwood home. Browning identified the victims as Elgin Elliot and Mary Elliot, both 83. He said the couple's bodies were reportedly found in the bedroom area of the home... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - The Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office is auctioning two female donkeys and a paint mare on Monday. It's taking sealed bids on the animals from 8 a.m. until noon at the North Market Street substation. Sgt. Doyle Smith says the owner released the two jennies and the... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A former employee at the Caddo Juvenile Detention Center is accused of battering an inmate. Sheriff Steve Prator said Tuesday that 56-year-old Dale Smith of Shreveport was issued a summons for simple battery following an investigation by sheriff's Detective Jackie Winston and a review by the... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A Caddo Parish School Board candidate has been booked with felony theft and practicing law after being disbarred. Sheriff's spokeswoman Cindy Chadwick says Ronnie K. Banks Sr. was being held Wednesday in lieu of $35,000 bond. She says a 70-year-old woman reported hiring Banks in December... more »