Carrie Walker Poole had done everything she could to get away from her estranged husband. She had just moved into an apartment on Monday of the week she was murdered. Her body was found three days later, on Thursday afternoon, Sept. 26, 2002, in Bossier City.
The 30-foot granite and marble monument is located on the north side of the Caddo Courthouse and is enclosed by a decorative fence. Standing on the top step in front of the monument, facing inward is a life-size white marble depiction of Clio, the Muse of History.
Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested a Texas couple in early April for stealing copper from cell phone tower sites in Bossier Parish, but the case continues as charges are pending from neighboring parishes, and detectives are working with five other counties in Oklahoma regarding the same crimes involving this duo.
On Wednesdaday, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced the cancelation of the contract for the Jimmie Davis Bridge rehabilitation project in order to divert the appropriated money toward the design and ultimate construction of a new bridge.
WEBSTER PARISH — On Monday at 2:45 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop G responded to a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 80 at Middle Road just east of La, Highway 531 that claimed the life of a Minden woman and injured two others.
According to Caddo Fire District No. 1 Fire Chief Dan Cotten, a woman driving a Mercedes was exiting from the McDonald’s on Highway 1 North at the intersection of Old Mooringsport Road. As she pulled out onto the highway, she was struck by a GMC truck traveling southbound on Highway 1.
Just before 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Shreveport police patrol officers were dispatched to a home located in the 2400 block of Parham Drive relative to a deceased person. As officers arrived at the residence, contact was made with family members of 81 -year-old William Hines, who was located deceased inside his residence.