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Tradavion Hughes guilty of Brownlee slaying

A Shreveporter who shot another man over a firearm in 2020 was found guilty of second-degree murder Wednesday, November 1, 2023, in Caddo District Court.   The four-woman, eight-man jury in District Judge Ramona Emanuel's court deliberated just over an hour...

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Caddo Grand Jury returns eight indictments

The Grand Jury of Caddo Parish returned eight indictments on Thursday, October 26, 2023.   Brandon Batiste, 29, of Shreveport, is charged with second-degree murder, attempted second-degree murder and Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. These are in...

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Smith guilty in Tinseltown rampage

A Shreveport teen involved in a mass shooting at Tinseltown theater two years ago that ended with a homicide, was found guilty of second-degree murder and numerous associated crimes Wednesday, October 25, 2023, in Caddo District Court. Ja’shun Smith, now 18, but who...

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DV Awareness Month Ends with Kickball

Domestic Violence Awareness Month will wind down this weekend with a kickball tournament courtesy of the Caddo Parish District Attorney’s office. On Saturday, October 21, 2023 expect a fun-filled day with the “Kick Against Domestic Violence” Kickball Tournament at...

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Teen faces adult court proceedings

A Shreveport teen will be tried in Caddo District Court in connection with an attempted second-degree murder and attempted armed robbery that occurred earlier this month in west Shreveport.   In a continued custody hearing in Caddo Parish Juvenile Court Monday,...

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