The crimes for which the Robinsons were charged remain under investigation and they continue to be suspects, but the death of one key witness and questions about the veracity of testimony provided by others led to the decision to dismiss the current charges.
Twenty parishes have now received a federal declaration: Acadia, Ascension, Avoyelles, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Iberia, Iberville, Jefferson Davis, Lafayette, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Vermilion, Washington and West Feliciana.
Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit arrested 23-year-old Andrew Lamar McCall of Bossier City on charges of aggravated seconddegree battery for beating two teenagers during an incident Sunday night at the North Park Apartments in the 2500 block of Montgomery Lane.
Employees from the Treasury's Unclaimed Property Division will be stationed in the Center Court next to the turtle pond at Mall St. Vincent, located at 1133 St. Vincent Ave. in Shreveport, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Treasury employees will help citizens file unclaimed property claims.
"Sen. Brown has been arrested twice now on domestic violence charges. He needs to resign his seat and focus on his personal problems," said Treasurer Kennedy. "Domestic violence is a serious issue, and it's disrespectful to victims of this horrible crime for Sen.
"Once everyone impacted by the floods is safe, we need to sit down and decide how to get this project completed," said Treasurer Kennedy. "This project has been on the drawing board since the last round of devastating flooding in the 1980s. The sad fact is that the flooding this week would not have been as devastating if this diversion canal existed.
But two other northwest Louisiana lakes made the recent 2016 list as well, including Caddo Lake at No. 7 and Lake Bistineau at No. 16 Quality fish and beautiful scenery make Caddo Lake a bass angler’s dream.