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'GET OUT OF THE RACE N-----.' Shreveport mayoral candidate says he was threatened with lynching

A copy of the sheet, which Jackson provided during a news conference, depicts Jackson's face crudely placed on top of a head in a noose. The word "Rope" appears at the bottom.

SHREVEPORT TIMES - 2018-08-15 23:40:00

UPDATE: Body found in Mississippi is believe to be missing Benton man

Benton, La. -UPDATE:A body found this morning in a field off of Highway 16 near Benton, Miss., is believed to be a missing Benton man, according to detectives with the Bossier Sheriff’s Office.

KTAL - 2018-08-15 19:46:01

UPDATE: Young woman shot in the face overnight in Shreveport

Officers say at this time, they aren't sure if the woman was by herself or if there was another person in the room. Police say they are searching for a person of interest, but no suspects have been named.

KTAL - 2018-08-14 13:59:54

Louisiana couple accused of sex crimes with teen made her smoke meth, officials say

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WDSU - 2018-08-15 19:19:00

Shreveport police search home after tip about car linked to recent murder

Shreveport police have blocked off part of West 62nd Street after finding a car that may have been involved in a recent murder.Police responded to West 62nd Street between Clift and Wallace avenues just before noon today. They blocked off the street in front of 627 62nd Street.Police are impounding

KTBS - 2018-08-14 18:21:00

Shreveport mayoral candidate Steven Jackson receives anonymous, horrific, racist death threat

Yesterday, at his family home, Steven Jackson, an African-American and Caddo Parish Commissioner currently campaigning to become the next mayor of Shreveport, Louisiana, received an anonymous death threat suggesting that unless he drops his bid for mayor, he would be lynched.

BAYOUBRIEF.COM - 2018-08-16 09:13:02

GRAPHIC WARNING: Mayoral hopeful gets racially charged threat

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -One of Shreveport's eight mayoral candidates says a racially charged message was delivered to his family home in the city's Allendale neighborhood.District 3 Caddo Commissioner Steven Jacksonplans to discuss the matter during a a news conference at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Peaceful

KSLA - 2018-08-15 16:00:00

5 things to do in downtown Shreveport

Architecture intersects art at the Agora Borealis. Geeks rule and everyone aspires to be one this weekend at Geek’d Con at the Shreveport Convention Center. See the movie that ran over budget due to fits of uncontrollable laughter between stars Katherine Hepburn & Cary Grant (and their big, furry ba

SHREVEPORT TIMES - 2018-08-15 16:00:00

Late night shootings in Shreveport leave police looking for answers

Detectives continue to investigate the latest shootings in Shreveport. Both happened late Monday night.The most recent was at about 11:30 p.m. in the 2,000 block of Grimmett Drive at the Northwood Apartment Complex.Police say a woman was rushed to the hospital after being shot in the face.Authoritie


Man shot while riding bicycle in Shreveport

Just after 8 p.m., patrol officers responded to the 2100 block of Legardy Street on reports of a shooting. Arriving officers located the victim, 34-year-old JaMichael Armstrong, who was suffering from at least one gunshot injury to the upper body.

SHREVEPORT TIMES - 2018-08-14 14:44:00

Partly cloudy and hot Wednesday.. rain chances across northern edge of ArkLaTex.

SHREVEPORT, Louisiana - We are in for a warm and humid Wednesday, but a few areas will luck out and receive isolated rainfall and cloud cover which could have an effect on afternoon highs.

KTAL - 2018-08-15 09:51:36

Pair accused of forcing 13-year-old to smoke meth, have sex

Shelly Carey, 42, of Bossier City, was arrested last week on the charges of third degree rape, cruelty to juveniles, and indecent behavior with juveniles.

SHREVEPORT TIMES - 2018-08-14 17:05:00

Dust from Africa's Sahara Desert grays skies over Shreveport, Bossier City

As of 1 p.m. Tuesday, the air quality index was listed at 78 — or moderate. The air quality is projected to reach 67 — or moderate,according to the Environmental Protection Agencyusing data provided by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality.

SHREVEPORT TIMES - 2018-08-14 20:56:00

Shreveport man shot while riding bike, police looking for suspect

The man was conscious and alert when he was taken to University Health, but because of where his injury was located, police are still considering it life threatening.


City Council Approves New Shreveport Development

Despite an outcry from some neighbors, the Shreveport City Council has approved a new development at Shreveport's old country club. Members of the council said they voted to rezone the area for the project because it will help Shreveport grow and promote economic development.However, many residents

710KEEL.COM - 2018-08-15 05:46:30

Police investigating two overnight shootings in Shreveport

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Suspect arrested in early morning Shreveport shooting

On Monday, just after 1:00 a.m., officers met with Javon Young, 24, at Willis Knighton South Hospital. He had a gunshot wound to the leg.


Help SPD identify the stars of this crime drama

SHREVEPORT, La. -A man who stole a cellphone from a convenience store in July probably didn’t know he was starring in a movie, but that’s exactly what happened.

KTAL - 2018-08-14 21:00:24

Bossier City saves nearly $6M through water management partnership - Bossier Press-Tribune

“I think the citizens of Bossier City are happy we’re ahead of the curve and don’t have to raise rates,” said councilman David Montgomery, Jr.

BOSSIERPRESS.COM - 2018-08-14 13:41:56

Louisiana parish commission votes to approve 'In God We Trust' in chambers

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