The victim claimed that her boyfriend, 48-year-old Terry Lavon Yates of 4108 Lamar Ave. in Shreveport, hit her several times in the face with an open hand and put both of his hands around her throat, strangling her. She said her breathing was constricted, and she felt like she was going to pass out.
How did he approach his project? “At first, I did my research, I talked with my mentor, Susan Tucker, and basically, we made a survey for the prisoners to answer, and once they answered the survey, it just kind of gave us the general knowing of what they needed once they got out of prison.
Upon contact, the suspect allegedly falsified his identity to police by giving the name of Shane Edwards and a date of birth of 6/24/76. The suspect was later found to be Shane Everett Smith, 39, of 1692 Ross in Haughton with a date of birth of 6/24/77.
The stops for the January Artwalk include Bon Temps Coffee Bar, Fatty Arbuckle’s and Fully Stacked in the Red River District, along with Norsworthy Gallery and the Aura Ultra Lounge. Food trucks will be available to offer delectable goodies to eat..