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Shreveport man guilty of manslaughter

A Caddo Parish jury found a Shreveport man guilty of manslaughter in a trial that concluded Friday, September 24, 2021. The two-man, ten-woman jury found LeDarron Demarion Carter, 28, guilty in connection with the June 12, 2019 shooting death of Deverous D. Holden,...

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McLaughlin convicted of second-degree murder

A Louisiana man was convicted of second-degree murder by a Caddo Parish Jury in a trial that ended late Thursday, September 23, 2021. Brandon Curtis McLaughlin of Houma, 22, was found guilty by the nine-woman, three-man jury in District Judge Chris Victory's...

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Female juvenile to face adult charges

Another Caddo Parish juvenile, a female, has had her criminal case transferred to Caddo District Court  following a continued custody hearing in Caddo Juvenile Court Friday, September 17, 2021. The hearing found probable cause to charge 17-year-old Maakaya Simone Lee...

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Shreveporter convicted of 2018 murder

A Shreveport man who shot and killed his estranged girlfriend's new boyfriend in May 2018 was convicted Friday, September 17, 2021, in Caddo District Court. A six-man, six-woman jury in District Judge Ramona Emanuel's court found Rotrick Deon Ivory, 31, guilty of...

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Convicted killer gets 20-year prison sentence

A Shreveport man convicted in Caddo District Court earlier this year of negligent homicide was sentenced to 20 years in prison after a hearing Tuesday, September 14, 2021 determined him to be a habitual offender subject to enhanced sentencing. Austin Wade Boyd, 29,...

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