A Caddo Parish commissioner may soon find himself worrying about his prison uniform rather than sagging pants or wearing pajamas in public. That’s because federal prosecutors and Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator want him brought up on criminal charges.
Bossier City cops say two people didn’t get the memo that if you shoplift in Bossier City, they will track you down and throw you behind bars. Two people learned the hard way last Friday when Bossier City cops were hot on the trail of two suspected thieves after they allegedly stole items from Cavender’s Boot Store in the 2300 block of Airline Drive.
A well-known Indian national who was once acting as a physician in Shreveport has been indicted by federal prosecutors for using forged, counterfeited or altered immigration papers for entry into the United States or for employment in the United States.
It was a case that slowly dragged through the court system nearly six years before going to trial, but now all eyes are on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals as they hear verbal arguments next week with regard to the appeal made by Jenny Beene, who was convicted of vehicular homicide in 2013.
The mother was told to take the child to the doctor to check and make sure nothing had been “crushed.” The child was subsequently taken to the doctor and the doctor said the injuries appeared to be from a chemical burn — not from being crushed. The parent was advised to take the child to the burn unit at University Health Hospital at 7 a.
brough’s residence to take the complaint and contacted Hudson about the truck. Initially, she denied knowing any knowledge about the truck but eventually admitted that she had the truck and that it would be returned in “28 minutes,” according to Yarbrough.
After the emergency mandamus petition was filed by Collier’s attorney, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals stayed the execution of the sentence and ordered the U.S. marshals to release Collier from custody, but not before Collier served about half of his two-day sentence.
Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Lt. Carl Townley with the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Task Force said his agents received intelligence that there were possibly marijuana plants growing behind a residence in the 9400 block of Louisiana Highway 170 east of Vivian.
Heather Brown, now 29, took her case to the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office, claiming that she had been molested by her dance instructor, Melonie Hornbeak, and Hornbeak’s husband, Greg, while in their care, often living in their home. She told detectives that the sexual abuse started when she was only 11 years old.
I have a confession to make. And President Trump is not going to like it. I’m a southern country lawyer. Darn proud of it. In the president’s words, I may be a “dumb southern country lawyer.” I just hope the president does not have a sneering contempt for all of us Louisiana lawyers who cut our teeth practicing law in the rural areas of the Bayou State.
With incumbents, the obvious factors are job performance while in office. For the mayor, this involves the leadership of the city. With council incumbents, attendance at work sessions and council meetings, votes on key issues and responsiveness to constituent matters are issues for voters.
According to the May 15 guilty plea, a Louisiana State Police trooper stopped Rich’s vehicle May 3 near the intersection of Interstate 220 and Louisiana Highway 80. The trooper searched the vehicle and found a semi-automatic handgun, 141.3 grams of methamphetamine, 36.