Shreveport police needs the public’s help in identifying a suspect who committed the armed robbery of the Thrifty Liquor store located in the 8400 block of Linwood Avenue on Monday. The suspect, who was captured on surveillance video, reportedly came into the business armed with a semi-automatic pistol and fired a single round into the air.
During the ordeal, it was determined that the victim was struck repeatedly in the face and head and was in the process of being strangled around the neck when she managed to grab a small-caliber handgun which she was in possession of and shot Barrett.
For the past week, law enforcement officers from various agencies in the area have joined other law enforcement agencies across Louisiana and the nation in taking part in the seatbelt enforcement campaign, “Click It or Ticket.”.
When officers arrived, Jones was still in the vehicle with a male driver. Officers made contact with Jones and recovered the stolen items in her possession. She was found to be in possession of several Carisoprodol pills without a prescription..
DeSoto Parish Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle (third from left) has announced the Deputy of the Quarter Award for the first quarter of 2017. Presented with awards for the quarter are (from left) Deputy Will Bates, Criminal; Deputy Blake McCoy, Criminal; Deputy Karen Miller, Corrections; Deputy Nett Carter, Civil; and Deputy Roman Hanks, Civil.
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The victim, Jereme Banks, 30, was found suffering multiple gunshot wounds to the body. He was rushed to University Health for treatment of what were considered life-threatening injuries. Shreveport Police violent crimes detectives launched an immediate investigation.
The son of Tedris and Yolanda Smith of Shreveport, Tedris was a member of Key Club, Chess Club, Student Government, National Honor Society, Latin Club, Feeding and aiding the Hungry, and Mu Alpha Theta.