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Caddo to Enforce Curfew Laws

Caddo Parish District Attorney James E. Stewart Sr. issues a warning that parents whose children have committed a crime during curfew hours can and will be prosecuted for the crime of improper supervision of a minor. Shreveport city ordinance restricts outdoor...

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Jury Finds Mark Colby Guilty of 2nd-Degree Murder

After deliberating just under one hour, a three-man, nine-woman Caddo Parish jury late Friday, March 24, 2017, unanimously found chef Mark Colby guilty of slaying his business and life partner. The penalty for his crime, second-degree murder, is life in prison at hard...

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State Rests in Colby Murder Trial

Just after 4 p.m. Friday, March 24, 2017, Caddo Parish prosecutors rested their case against Mark Edward Colby, accused on the September 2014 slaying of his partner and girlfriend Angela Godley in the Shreve Island home the two shared. Colby, 60, incarcerated in Caddo...

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Jury Deliberating in Colby Murder Trial

After only one witness testified in his defense, Caddo Parish prosecutors and the defense in the Mark Colby murder trial presented their closing arguments late Friday, March 24, 2017. The jury is now deliberating the fate of Colby, accused of the September 2014...

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Home invasion plea nets Mansfield man 12 years

A DeSoto Parish man admitted Thursday, March 23, 2017, that he broke into the home of his estranged wife and beat her with a baseball bat. Ronald Ray Chism, 48, of Mansfield, pleaded guilty before Caddo District Judge Katherine Dorroh to home invasion and received an...

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