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SMH: Two Louisiana Men Arrested At Walmart For Terrorizing And Calling A Black Woman The N-Word
Men Arrested At Walmart For Terrorizing Black Customer. Police have arrested two Louisiana men who “terrorized” a black woman at their local Walmart, damaging her car and using the N-word in the process.
Deputies: West Monroe man caught on camera stealing donation jar
WEST MONROE, La. - A West Monroe man arrested after deputies said he stole a donation jar from a convenience store. Richard Coleman, 41, was charged with theft. On Friday, Ouachita Parish deputies said they responded to a theft call on in the 6000 block of Cypress Street. Through video footage Colem
Monroe Police Searching for Missing Woman
MONROE, LA - (12/14/2018) The Monroe Police Department is looking for Addie Morehouse, who suffers from Dementia and Alzheimer's. Morehouse has been missing since about 5:30 p.m. Thursday night. Police say Morehouse left her home near Lamy Lane in Monroe.
OPSO: Man punched pregnant girlfriend in the stomach several times
MONROE, La. - A Monroe man is in jail after deputies he punched his pregnant girlfriend in the stomach several times and then attacked her sister. The Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Cephus Emmanuel Gix Friday night. At the time of his arrest, he told officers he had marijuana and two Xana
Family & loved ones say final farewell to Tequita Browhow
MONROE, La. - A daughter, a niece, a friend, an angel on earth. Saturday, family and friends said their final goodbyes to their “Shay”, Tequita MeShay Browhow. "Oh my god it broke my heart, I can't believe my baby gone," said Lois Browhow.
Tulane vs. Louisiana, Cure Bowl score: Green Wave notches first bowl win since 2002
The first bowl game of the 2018 college football postseason was a monumental one for Tulane. The Green Wave leaned on their run game and aggressive third- and fourth-down play-calling to stave off a second-half comeback from Louisiana to win the Cure Bowl 41-24. It's the first postseason victory for
Monroe man facing up to life in federal prison if convicted
MONROE, La. - A Monroe man is facing up-to-life in prison after being indicted on drug charges that resulted in death, according to David C. Joseph, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana.
MPD arrest Bastrop woman for obscenity, theft, drug charges
Monroe police arrested a Bastrop woman on suspicion of several charges including obscenity and felony theft last week after Wal-Mart employees informed authorities of an attempted theft and other another disturbing act.
Weekend Weather: Saturday December 15th
WEST MONROE, LA - (12/15/18) Happy Saturday! It's been a gloomy one across the ArklaMiss with low cloud cover and some drizzle/light showers. This will linger for the remainder of the evening, with clouds breaking later and showers eventually ending.
SURGE Entertainment Center will offer fun for the whole family in West Monroe
SURGE Entertainment Center is coming to Mane Street in West Monroe. The event center will offer a variety of options for kids and adults. Jeremy Harrell, a partner in the venture, said the 43,000-square-feet facility will have 18 bowling alleys — 12 of those will be for families, and six will be in
Monroe man indicted on drug trafficking charges resulting in death
(Press Release) - (12/14/18) United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that Anderson Curtel Duke, 33, of Monroe, Louisiana, was indicted on Wednesday by a federal grand jury on two counts of distribution of fentanyl, one of which resulted in a person’s death, three counts of distribution of h
Monroe man arrested for battery, possession of Klonopin without prescription
Monroe police arrested a Monroe man on suspicion of second-degree battery and possession of Klonopin last week after the victim informed authorities of an alleged attack. The victim claimed James Conway Liner V, 35, of 2704 Carondelet Lane, Monroe, grabbed her and threw her to the ground.
18th Annual Christmas giveaway at Best Buy Restaurant
MONROE, La. - (12/13/18) For the 18th year, Cordell Blockson will hold Christmas from the Best Buy Restaurant in Monroe's Booker T. Washington neighborhood. The event is something Blockson says people in the community look forward to throughout the year.
Police arrest two men who 'terrorized' a black Walmart shopper and yelled the N-word
Police arrested two men who “terrorized” a black woman at Walmart, damaging her car and using the N-word. Louisiana suspects Dylan Reynolds, 22, of Columbia, and Michael Walters, 24, of West Monroe, were arrested Thursday after social media tipped off the West Monroe Police Department, according to
Monroe police officer involved in crash on Winnsboro Road
MONROE, La. - A Monroe police officer was involved in a crash Wednesday afternoon, according to MPD Executive Officer Reggie Brown. Police said the incident happened around 3:30 p.m. on Winnsboro Road. The officer was heading to WB to a burglary in progress when he tried to pass another vehicle that
Weather Forecast- Friday, December 14th
WEST MONROE, La. - (12/14/2018) Good Friday morning! It's a rainy start to the day. We've got a few showers and thunderstorms moving through north LA and southern AR this morning, a few of which have become severe. These storms have produced small hail with gusty winds and frequent lightning. Severe
Bawcomville bicyclist hurt in hit-and-run wants driver to come forward
BAWCOMVILLE, La. - Five days a week Darian MaCleod rides his bike from Bawcomville to Autozone in Monroe. Three weeks ago, the father of four's daily trip almost cost him his life. When he said a driver mowed him down on purpose.
Two White Men Who Terrorized Black Woman at Louisiana Walmart Arrested on Hate Crime Charges
Two white men charged with terrorizing a black woman who was shopping at Walmart in West Monroe, Louisiana have been arrested. The News Star reported: “The woman was leaving the store and attempted to load her purchases into her car when she was confronted by two white men. The woman was yelled at a
Pot brownies distributed at WMHS: Metro Narcotics
A West Monroe teen is accused of distributing marijuana brownies at West Monroe High School after baking the brownies with a juvenile student. According to an arrest report dated Thursday, officers with Metro Narcotics were dispatched to WMHS on a complaint regarding a juvenile selling the items.
Police: Woman arrested for animal cruelty after 2 malnourished dogs eat another dog
WEST MONROE, La. - **WARNING: Details in this article can be too gruesome for some readers**. (12/13/18) The West Monroe Police Department has arrested a woman accused of animal cruelty after an animal complaint lead officers to find two malnourished dogs and a dead dog that appeared to have been ea