The adult female victim, advised that she was asleep when she was awakened by the sound of gunfire. The woman fortunately suffered only minor injuries after receiving a graze wound to the leg. It appears the home was struck over a dozen times.
Upon arrival, patrolmen contacted a witness who told them a male suspect burst into the store brandishing a black semiautomatic handgun and demanded money from the clerk at gunpoint. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled the scene of the crime on foot.
Latrenton D. Washington, 29, of Shreveport, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Elizabeth E. Foote on one count of possession with intent to distribute marijuana and one count of possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime. He was also sentenced to three years of supervised release.
When most people think of government surplus auctions, they probably think of cars with lots of miles on them, but that’s not the case this Saturday, Aug. 6. The Shreveport Housing Authority has decided to cut its fleet of vehicles by selling off vehicles that are no longer needed.
Bossier sheriff’s detectives were made aware of this case as they investigated a sexual assault involving a then-14-year-old female juvenile who had a sexual relationship with a 20-year-old male. Isaias Duron Jr.
The suspects were described as two black males, one wearing a white mask over his face, dark jeans and armed with a semi automatic handgun. The suspect was wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt, dark jeans, black shoes and gloves. The suspects remain at large.
“I love strolling through our local farmers markets. We have some of the best and freshest produce in the country and it’s always good to support the local farmer and our economy. Plus, when you meet a farmer, you get to know where your food comes from,” said Louisiana Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.