Charles Hymes, assistant to the division manager at SPAR, said mowing at city parks is performed on a rotating basis. “A normal cycle of rotation would be, like, a two-week cycle. That’s saying that all of our equipment and manpower are in place.
At about 2:30 p.m., Shreveport police were called to the 200 block of Naomi Street, where contact was made with an adult female who told patrol officers that she was taking out her trash when an unknown attacker suddenly grabbed her and attempted to drag her behind a house.
Preliminary information gathered at the scene suggests Kennedy and a suspect, ultimately identified as 29-year-old Kevin Bowers, who are known to each other, were engaged in a dispute of an unknown nature when Bowers reportedly left the scene and returned with a semi-automatic rifle.
Holden was identified after investigating patrol officers recovered evidence at the crime scene which was later submitted to the North Louisiana Crime Lab for analysis. The evidence recovered was linked to Holden by way of a CAN match..
Patrol officers canvassed the area in search of the suspect, who was described as a heavyset, black male in his mid-40s, standing approximately 5 feet 11 inches tall. The man was last seen wearing all-dark clothing, with a dark-colored baseball-style cap.
In a plea deal, Clint Richardson, 28, and Jason Vaughn, 25, have agreed to testify against former Capt. Derrick Harris and former firefighter Randy Chandler. Felony charges of cruelty to another mentally disabled manwill be dropped..
During the detention of the suspect, authorities learned that at least one other vehicle burglary had occurred in the surrounding area to include a vehicle located in the 300 block of Rear Topeka Street..
Back on Aug. 13, the DeSoto Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division was notified of a sexual battery that had occurred at about 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 12 on a North DeSoto High School bus..