Just before 11 p.m. last Thursday, Oct. 23, the suspect, identified as 21-year-old Darius Darzell Dobin of 603 Shelton St. in Plain Dealing, La., was inside the Triple J store in the 500 block of Stoner Avenue..
Lofton identified the other two men as 25-year-old Orlando Demarcus Jones of 7501 McArthur Drive in Shreveport and 25-yearold Chaves Hodges of 911 Palestine in Shreveport. The men had been firing at Lofton toward 1017 Babylon St..
The school resource officer at Parkway found that 18-year-old Raechelle Conner of 5505 Meadowsweet in Bossier City had sold a prescribed bottle of Promethazine DM syrup for $15 to another student on campus..
Raymond D. Conley, 39, of Shreveport, and 41-year-old Santiago Lopez of Harlingen, Texas, were sentenced last Thursday, Oct. 23, by U.S. District Judge Donald E. Walter for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine, They were also sentenced to five years of supervised release.
Shreveport police violent crimes detectives contacted Cawthorne at the hospital. Preliminary information indicated that Cawthorne and the suspect got into a physical altercation over a piece of jewelry. The suspect pulled a handgun and fired multiple times, striking Cawthorne once in the foot.
After stabbing Jones, the suspect, later identified as 61-year-old Johnnie Lee Johnson, fled the scene in a latemodel pickup truck. Authorities canvassed the area and found the suspect in the 100 block of Logan Street, where he was placed into custody.
During an investigation, the deputy found pills in an unmarked bottle in a purse belonging to 30- year-old Megan Edwards of 403 North Jodie Lane. The bottle contained more than four dozen Lyrica pills..
Suicide is back in the public consciousness, what with the recent suicide of Academy Award -winning actor-comedian Robin Williams and the discovery last week of a 36-year-old woman whose body was found by a couple of joggers at the east end of Betty Virginia Park.