Based on information and evidence gathered during their investigation, detectives arrested 21-year-old Demarcus Gladney of the 2400 block of Downy Drive in Bossier City, Sunday afternoon. Gladney was charged with one count of illegal use of a weapon and was subsequently booked into the Shreveport City Jail.
At approximately 7:58 a.m., Shreveport police patrol officers responded to a reported armed robbery at the Kangaroo Express in the 5700 block of Hearne Avenue. Upon arrival, officers learned two male suspects, one of whom was armed with a shotgun while the other wielded a handgun, entered the business and demanded money from the clerk at gunpoint.
Upon arrival, Trayvius Cannon was found suffering a single gunshot wound to the hand, sustained while at the corner of Midway and Linwood avenues. Cannon was transported by a private vehicle to the hospital, where his injuries were considered non-life-threatening.
Detectives with information and evidence were able to procure an arrest warrant for Ware with a bond amount of $100,000. Ware arrived at Shreveport police headquarters Monday evening, where he was interviewed..
Upon arrival, officers contacted the victim, who advised while walking on the trail between Interstate Drive and the Hollywood Heights neighborhood. A male suspect approached the victim, grabbing her purse and then fleeing the scene..
Back on Dec. 22, 50-year-old Miguel Lorenzo Barrera of 1235 Norris Drive in Bossier City went to a neighbor’s house in the 1200 block of Norris Drive with a machete and allegedly swung it at two people who resided there..
Assisted by patrol deputies and officers with the Bossier City Police Department and Bossier Sheriff’s Office, the task force also seized $4,595 in cash, 100 Ecstasy pills, 12.4 grams of crack cocaine, 10 grams of methamphetamine and 1.4 grams of marijuana and a digital scale.