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Shreveport teen convicted of sex crime

Shreveport teen convicted of sex crime

A Shreveport teen accused of rape against a male family member was convicted of sexual battery in a bench trial in Caddo District Court Wednesday, October 23, 2019. Hayden Lawrence Durfee, 18, of Shreveport, was found guilty by District Judge John D. Mosely Jr. in the...

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Shreveport man guilty of drug, gun charges

Shreveport man guilty of drug, gun charges

A Shreveport man facing several drug and gun charges was found guilty in Caddo District Court Tuesday, October 22, 2019. The seven-woman, five-man jury in District Judge Erin Leigh Waddell Garrett's courtroom found Kendrick Wayne Jones, 36, guilty as charged of...

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Shreveport teen convicted of sex crime

Man convicted in James Burton burglary

A man accused of the burglary of a building owned by noted Shreveport guitarist James Burton was found guilty of a lesser included charge Tuesday, October 22, 2019, in Caddo District Court. Ronnie Lamar Burks, 41, of Shreveport, had been charged with the January 28,...

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Shreveport teen convicted of sex crime

Caddo Grand Jury returns four true bills

The Caddo Parish Grand Jury returned four true bills Tuesday, October 22, 2019, charging two men with sex crimes and charging another man and a woman with separate murders. Shameka Dollzetta Ellis, 21, of Shreveport, is charged with second-degree murder in connection...

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Shreveport teen convicted of sex crime

Shreveporter pleads guilty to manslaughter

A Shreveport man pleaded guilty in Caddo District Court to manslaughter Monday, September 9, 2019, even as jurors were being selected for his second-degree murder trial. When Darell Lamont Bell, 24, returns to District Judge Craig Marcotte's courtroom November 19,...

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The First Truckload of Uniforms are Delivered

The First Truckload of Uniforms are Delivered

District Attorney James E. Stewart and Heather Porter Price deliver to Volunteers for Youth Justice the first truckload of “Uniforms for Kids”. District Attorney James E. Stewart thanks the community for the overwhelming response. There is still time for you to drop...

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Uniforms for Kid’s Program

Uniforms for Kid’s Program

DA Stewart and Mark Porter announce on KSLA TV channel 12  “Uniforms for Kids”, a new program where gently used or new uniforms can be donated at any Porters Cleaners location for a free cleaning and distribution to those that need uniforms by the Volunteers for Youth...

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