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Homer woman arrested after stabbing multiple people in home invasion

FARMERVILLE, LA - Farmerville Police have arrested 28-year-old Charlecia S. Shyne of Homer on charges related to a home invasion and stabbing. On Tuesday, March 6, 2018, Farmerville Police Officers were dispatched to a residence on East Green Street where a female resident was found stabbed in the

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-03-19 05:08:37

Man plows through crowd in Ruston, sending people to hospital

RUSTON, La. - Lincoln Parish Sheriff's Department confirm that Jason Rockett, 47, drove his car through a crowd of people sending two people to the hospital. Police say the incident happened a little after 5:30 p.m. Saturday night. Rockett is believed to have gotten into an altercation before he pl

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-03-19 01:46:08

EDITORIAL: Get a grip, Mayor Mayo

When NeighborhoodScout.com recently ranked Monroe as the No. 1 "Most Dangerous City" in the country, it clearly struck a nerve with Mayor Jamie Mayo. The mayor held a news conference last week to call NeighborhoodScout's report "fake news." Apparently, one news conference wasn't sufficient. So, Mayo

HANNAPUB.COM - 2018-03-19 13:44:00

Vacant space turned into entertainment venue

Esma's Alley is all about a sense of community. Ruston's newest downtown arts and entertainment venue is set to open April 10. Thereafter, the outdoor site, located at 112 East Park Ave., will offer monthly free events on Fridays or Saturdays. "The idea of civic engagement with all kinds of people i

RUSTON DAILY LEADER - 2018-03-18 05:16:00

Traffic stop for unrestrained children leads to drug arrest

UNION Parish - Union Parish sheriff's deputies stopped a vehicle on La. Hwy. 15 south near the Ouachita Parish line after observing two unrestrained children in its back seat. Sheriff Dusty Gates said while talking to the driver, one of the deputies smelled a faint odor of marijuana and asked for pe

MYARKLAMISS.COM - 2018-03-19 21:34:27

104 Lake Village Circle, West Monroe, LA 71291

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WM man accused of rape at gunpoint

A West Monroe man is accused of raping a woman at gunpoint. Frederick Dewayne Lewis, 46, of 1521 Bailey St., West Monroe, was charged with first-degree rape and possession of a controlled dangerous substance - first offense. According to the arrest report, the victim contacted the Ouachita Parish Sh


"Hogs for Dogs" event raises money for Bayou Bully Rescue

MONROE, La. (KNOE) "Hogs for Dogs" benefits Bayou Bully Rescue. BBR saves Pit Bulls and related breeds from kill shelters. Several motorcycle riders hopped on their "hogs" at Bleu Bayou Harley Davidson in Monroe Saturday to raise funds and awareness about Bayou Bully Rescue. "We provide loving homes

KNOE TV8 - 2018-03-19 17:26:00

Monroe Police searching for armed robbery suspect

Marcus Drumgole MONROE, La. - The Monroe Police Department and Crime Stoppers of North Delta are asking for the public's assistance in located an armed robbery suspect. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of 28-year-old Marcus Drumgole. Drumgole is wanted in regards to an armed robbery that too


Deputy: Man leads deputies on high speed pursuit that ended on I-20

Blake Powell OUACHITA Parish - A West Monroe man has been arrested after leading deputies on high speed pursuit from Highway 3033 onto I-20. Blake Powell, 25 of West Monroe, was arrested on March 15, 2018. According to the arrest report, Ouachita Parish Sheriff's deputies responded to a disturbance


Police: Pot secured in back seat, but not toddler

A Monroe man was arrested Thursday night after police say he was driving with drugs in the car and an unrestrained toddler in the back seat. Monroe Police say Daniel D. Madison, Jr., 30, was driving a car which crossed the side fog line and was stopped by officers. According to the arrest report,


Man arrested after honking at, flipping off daycare

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A West Monroe man was arrested Friday morning after Ouachita Parish Deputies say he kept driving by a daycare and using obscene hand gestures. Michael Anthony Disotell, 50, of 401 Little Lake Road, West Monroe was charged with disturbing the peace and resisting an


Monroe man arrested for robbery at Family Dollar

Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Monroe man on suspicion of first-degree robbery on Sunday after a Family Dollar store on U.S. Hwy 165 in Monroe reported a robbery in progress. When deputies arrived at the store, they were directed to the suspect standing in front of the store with his


Man tries to avoid returning to jail by leading high speed chase

A high speed chase from West Monroe to Monroe Thursday night landed a West Monroe man in jail. Police say officers were responding to a reported disturbance on Sugar Baby Lane in West Monroe when the suspect, Blake Powell, 25, left the scene. According to the arrest report, as the police car appro