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12-year-old fighting for his life in Shreveport shooting

One person is in police custody and a child is fighting for his life following a shooting in east Shreveport Tuesday night.

Tips from the community land accused drug dealer behind bars

 Tips from concerned citizens in an Opelousas neighborhood helped aid police in the arrest of a local drug dealer.

Caddo Parish man accused of hurting 3 young children

Caddo Parish deputies are searching for a man who allegedly hurt three of his friend's young children.

14-year-old bicyclist dies after being hit by intoxicated driver

A 14-year-old boy who was hit by a car while riding his bike died yesterday as a result of his injuries. The driver who hit him was arrested for DWI and could now face additional charges.

Lake Charles Police looking for four liquor thieves

 On November 1, 2012, the Lake Charles Police Department responded to a theft of goods complaint at a Rite Aid on Ryan Street. Four black females entered the store and stole numerous bottles of liquor.

Repeat offender lands additional charges for hiding bag of drugs in rear end

 Officers with the Eunice Police Department made a surprise discovery while booking a repeat offender in jail. During the required strip search, they noticed that the suspect attempted to hide a bag of drugs in his posterior.

Opelousas man busted on Election Day for bank robbery in Baton Rouge

A man from Opelousas was arrested in Baton Rouge for allegedly robbing a bank on Florida Street.

Eunice man arrested for knocking his girlfriends teeth out

 A Eunice man who was wanted for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend at her campus apartment is behind bars today.

Elderly hunter found safe by late night search party

Search and rescue authorities found a missing hunter alive on the Sabine Island Wildlife Management Area (WMA) shortly after Midnight on Nov. 6.

Louisiana voters: What you need to know before you vote on constitutional amendments

In addition to President of the United States, EBR Mayor-President, and other local races, there are nine constitutional amendments you'll have a chance to vote on.