“Our detectives did a remarkable job on this case,” said Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington. “In less than 24 hours of starting their investigation into the murder of Amanda Collins, our homicide detectives and crime scene investigators relentlessly...
Deputy Downey with the Northwest Louisiana Family Justice Center appreciated Smith’s generosity and effort to help the victims of domestic violence. She says domestic violence is a silent crime, and Smith’s “Drop a Bear, Show You Care” campaign will help bring awareness to it.
Rustin J. Stein, 30, of Bossier City and 30-yearold James Lee Adkins of Minden, were sentenced last Friday, Jan. 28, to 51 months and 87 months, respectively, by U.S. District Judge Elizabeth El Foote on one count of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.
He was subsequently accounted for and was not injured. The driver told police that he left the scene to call for help upon having issues with his cell phone. He was located Saturday morning at University Health in Shreveport, where he had gone to check on the victims.
After further questioning, Miller admitted to killing the deer with his pistol. The season for deer is bow and arrow only on the Bayou Pierre WMA, and it is illegal to carry a pistol on the Bayou Pierre WMA without a concealed carry permit..
Hart said they have been actively pursuing code enforcement violations for several years, but “it’s just something that has come to the forefront of the current city administration. The mayor and the city council have put a push on code enforcement.” He said the Vivian Police Department has “kind of taken the lead in that.
General contractor Integrity Inc. of Shreveport has completed the 2.1-mile extension located on the west side of the parkway. The new section begins at the former terminus located across from the CenturyLink Center and winds south through a portion of the wildlife refuge.
During the investigation, it was determined that Lewis used his business card for unauthorized purchases, including $40,000 in VISA gift cards; created forged invoices to cover his activity; and used the school board’s account to purchase car parts and building materials from vendors for his personal gain.