The officer was dispatched to the 600 block of Boardwalk Blvd in reference to a disturbance call. The officer made contact with the complainant who advised the suspect refused to leave the property. The suspect had a strong odor of alcohol about his person.
On Tuesday, narcotics agents executed a search warrant at 417 Brushy Bayou, where they made contact with 46-year-old Anthony Warric Murray. During the search, agents seized the marijuana, along with $8,545 in cash and a handgun. The street value of the marijuana is estimated at $174,493.
Paid internship opportunities are available at each of Shreve Memorial Library’s 21 branches and Support Services Center beginning May 23. These fun and interesting career opportunities provide students with an inside look at the operations of the library system while allowing them to earn money while they learn and prepare for their future.
The suspect, identified as 30-year-old Cortez Raphiel Pearson of 6510 Henderson in Shreveport, had one handcuffed wrist when he physically turned around and pushed officers away and began to flee on foot. He began swinging his hands and arms toward officers in a physical fight and made contact with an officer.
Every five years, several ad valorem property taxes are placed before the citizens for renewals that provide basic city services and salaries/ benefits for our first responders and other city employees. The last time this occurred was 2013. In 2017 the taxes expired, and we made the decision to only go out for the taxes when necessary, and not before.
Initially, his law enforcement background will be questioned by many rank and file at the Shreveport Police Department (SPD). Reportedly, his service as public information officer and then head of the SPD Crime Stoppers program did not entail any supervisory or investigative activities.
One million dollars down the drain to pay for a special session of the Louisiana legislature. And all for naught. The governor is hollering that the financial sky is falling and the state is in dire fiscal straights. Legislators protest that their hands are tied by too many constitutional dedications.