A phone call from an observant resident combined with a rapid response from Bossier City police officers resulted in the arrests of two men who were caught in the act of trying to break into parked vehicles at a local apartment complex last week..
Upon further investigation, the officer saw the driver of a white Dodge sedan, believed to be Sneed, firing a handgun from the moving vehicle to another vehicle near the intersection of Mansfield Road and Murray Street..
The deputy turned south on Highway 1 and tried to keep the motorcyclist in his line of sight. He notified other deputies in the radar about the speeder and lost sight of him when he turned right onto Highway 173..
According to the Shreveport police arrest report, last Thursday, July 16, 43-year-old Johnny Dewayne Thomas of 2727 Lindholm St. in Shreveport pushed the victim without her consent at a home in the 2600 block of Corbitt Street during a verbal altercation.
Police subsequently found Tramadol pills, syringes, a marijuana-smoking pipe containing marijuana, prescription bottles, pills prescribed to another person and Lortab pills in another person’s name inside the vehicle..
A six-month investigation ended last Friday, July 10, with the arrest of 45-year-old Jason Todd Shinall of Joaquin, Texas, for distributing large quantities of methamphetamine ice in the Caddo Parish area. Shinall was arrested at a west Shreveport hotel with over a pound of ice in his possession.
A man contacted Bossier deputies July 11 to report someone had stolen his Harley Davidson near the 33 -mile marker of I-20 after the rider went to get some fuel after running out of gas. He was traveling eastbound, pulled the motorcycle to the shoulder and walked to the nearly Pilot Travel Center truck stop in Haughton to get some fuel.
Shortly before 10:30 p.m. on July 13, , Shreveport Police were called to a home in the 1700 block of Yale Avenue relative to a stabbing. Upon the arrival of officers, it was learned a 15-year-old male had been stabbed at least once in the upper body following a verbal confrontation and subsequent physical altercation with a family member there.
On July 7, authorities gathered information relative to a hit and run accident occurring on a private parking lot in the 1100 block of Island Park Drive. During officer’s probe of the incident, information was obtained suggesting an off-duty Shreveport Police officer may have been involved in the crash.