Downtown officers radioed the officer and reported that a man was reporting his vehicle stolen at that time. A downtown unit brought him to the officer and identified his vehicle as the one the officer had stopped..
The officer patted down everybody in the vehicle for weapons for officer safety. The passenger seated in the rear right side of the vehicle, 23-year-old Edward Arlanders Bessard of 2337 Audrey St. in Shreveport, was found to have a handgun inside his underwear.
When officers made contact with Johnson, he made the excitsuspect’s bed in plain view was smelled like they had just been Post-Miranda, Johnson stated charged with aggravated assault with a firearm and on a warrant for entering and remaining after ed utterance, “I threw the gun over the fence,” but the gun could not be located.
Last Tuesday, Nov. 25, a Shreveport police officer was working an off-duty assignment at the Brookshire’s located at 3620 Pines Road when the store manager informed him that a suspect who had reportedly stolen a shopping cart of items from the business just two days before was currently inside the store.
While investigating a report of a disorderly person, a Shreveport police officer made contact with the victim, who has been married for 10 years to the suspect, 68-year-old Roy D. Sullivan Jr. of 3762 Richmond St. in Shreveport..
The suspect, 23-year-old Joshua Lee Lofton of 1441 Brad St. in Benton, La., was mad at the complainant and started hitting the walls and windows at a residence in the 300 block of Mockingbird Lane in Shreveport. Lofton reportedly slapped the complainant intentionally three times in the face, causing bruising and visible marks.
The officer made contact with the driver of a burgundy Toyota, identified as 32-year-old Christopher D. Jackson of 6201 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop in Shreveport, and asked him to step out of the vehicle to perform field sobriety tests for a possible DWI.