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Accused Slayer to Face Caddo Judge

A man accused of second-degree murder in 2010 will have his fate determined by a Caddo Parish District judge in a bench trial set to begin today, January 29, 2018. Javonte D. Sanders, 26, of Shreveport, is charged with the November 2010 slaying of Sherri Ann Payton,...

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Jury Acquits Bedgood of Rape, Split on Indecency

A Caddo Parish man on trial this week on two sex charges for acts since 2006 was acquitted on the more serious charge of rape, but the jury was unable to decide on a charge of indecent acts. Paul Lee Bedgood, 34, of Greenwood, was acquitted of the charge of aggravated...

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Closing Arguments Expected in Sexual Assault Case

Testimony will resume Friday, January 26, 2018, and state prosecutors expect to deliver their closing arguments in the trial of a Caddo Parish man accused of sexually assaulting two sisters under age 13 over the course of a decade. Paul Lee Bedgood, 34, of Greenwood,...

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Man Found Guilty of Aggravated Flight

A Shreveport man who fled from law enforcement agents last July was found guilty of aggravated flight  in a short trial Thursday, January 25, 2018, in Caddo District Court. It took the six-woman, six-man jury only 30 minutes to unanimously find that Danny Leon Harris,...

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