The suspect, identified as 28-year-old Lorenzo Rashaad Guillory of 27 Lake Forest Hill in Shreveport, allegedly brought the ring into Max’s Pawn Shop on Jewella Avenue and offered it for sale as his own property..
Courtney Holland Vinson, 34, of 114 E. Slattery Blvd. in Shreveport, allegedly used the victim’s bank account number to appropriate funds with the intent to benefit herself and not the victim. The account was accessed over the Internet through Moneygram.
Anyone with any information regarding the identity or whereabouts of these suspects is urged to call Bossier Crime Stoppers at 424-4100. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward..
As for locating the suspects, “there were a lot of footprints in the area and several small tracks, and I just kind of went to some of the children in the area and speaking with them, and pretty soon I started getting nicknames, and one lead led to another,” he said.
When told to put on an orange jumper that was provided, Thomas became verbally hostile. Her body language showed hostility, and she hesitated to get dressed. She was placed in handcuffs, which she then tried to resist..
Banks, who had served as an Independence Police Department Officer for five months prior to his arrest, was booked into the Tangipahoa Parish Jail for felony theft, malfeasance in office and hate crimes. The arrest is the result of a joint investigation by the Independence Police Department and the Louisiana State Police.
As we begin the countdown to 2016, celebrations across the state will increase traffic on our highways, and, unfortunately, fatal and serious injury crashes can occur. The task of reducing crashes and preventing a holiday tragedy is the responsibility of both law enforcement and the public.