There were no reported injuries. Witnesses described the suspect as a black male who was wearing black-colored clothing and shoes. He also had his face covered with what appeared to be a camouflage-hunting facemask..
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 1993 Chevrolet truck driven by 46-year-old Victor Thomas of Houston, Texas, was traveling east on Catfish Bend Road about two miles west of Louisiana Highway 1 when for reasons still under investigation, Thomas lost control of his vehicle, exited the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned.
Investigators with the Shreveport Police Department Violent Crimes Unit are working to gather information about the crime and are asking citizens with any information to contact Crime Stoppers by calling 673-7373 or visit them online at www. lockemup.org.
For the past few weeks, Shreveport police property crimes detectives have been working tirelessly to identify and capture a man they believe to be responsible for a number of home break-ins and thefts across southeast Shreveport..
The victim said that Richardson would not let her leave the house and that he choked her. The officer asked her why, and she said Richardson thought that she wanted another man, and they got into an argument, and Richardson would not let her leave the house.
Upon contact, Higgins was found to have a previous charge for illegal use of a weapon and was not supposed to be in possession of a firearm. He allegedly had a Glock 23 .40 caliber weapon in his residence that he said was his..
The suspect reportedly walked into the store with a plastic bag that was covering his hand and raised it at the clerk behind the counter while demanding money. It is believed that the suspect was armed with a handgun, which he had concealed with the plastic bag.