Author: Joseph Lafave

Second Suspect Arrested in Buncombe Road Stabbing Case

The Shreveport Police Department announced that detectives with the department’s Violent Crime Unit have apprehended a second suspect connected to the March 13, 2018, stabbing on the 6900 block of Buncombe Road. The attack left two adult females hospitalized with multiple stab wounds throughout their bodies. On March 14, 2018, detectives arrested 36-year-old Bryan Todd for his alleged involvement in the attack. Since his arrest police have been searching for his two accomplices. On March 16, 2018, detectives determined that Damien Updite, 38, may have been one of those accomplices. He turned himself in and was arrested and charged...

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Shreveport Animal Rescue Group Hosts Rock Climbing Event

Rockers Rescue of Northwest Louisiana, a local foster-based animal rescue, is holding a fundraising event at G-Rock Climbing this Saturday, March 17 from 7-9 pm. The cost to climb is $20, which includes rental shoes and equipment, and proceeds will be going directly to the animal rescue. “We are excited to have a fun, different way to raise money for our animals as we are an entirely donation-based nonprofit and rely on events like these and generous donations for our cause,” said Rockers Rescue founder Megan DeMoss. Rockers Rescue is known for hosting unique and fun events in order...

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Shreveport Police Arrest Man For Attempted Murder After Brutal Attack

SHREVEPORT, Mar. 15, 2018- The Shreveport Police Department has arrested a man they accuse of stabbing two women on Tuesday morning, March 13, 2018. According to the police, sometime before 4 am, 36-year-old Bryan Todd and two other male accomplices entered a residence on the 6900 block of Buncombe Road and assaulted the two adult females who were inside. SPD officers arrived shortly after 4 am and found the two victims with multiple stab wounds throughout their bodies. After collecting evidence and testimony, detectives from the Shreveport Police Violent Crimes unit were able to identify Bryan Todd as one...

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Grocery Delivery Comes to Shreveport via Shipt :)

SHREVEPORT, Mar. 13, 2018- The grocery delivery app Shipt has come to Shreveport.  You’ll be able to get groceries delivered from Target and Kroger. The app allows users to hire a person to do their grocery shopping for them. The Shipt shopper then goes to the grocery store of the users choice, picks up everything on the user’s list, and delivers it to the user’s home the same day. Shipt connects members to fresh groceries and everyday essentials. Saving time, fuel and headspace, next-hour, same-day grocery delivery is quickly becoming an everyday necessity for people looking for an extra...

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Beloved Shreveport Restaurant Julie Anne’s Bakery & Cafe Burglarized

SHREVEPORT, Mar. 10, 2018- The iconic Julie Anne’s Bakery and Cafe is the latest local restaurant to fall victim to a burglary. According to a press release from the Shreveport Police Department, the alleged burglary occurred on February 25, 2018, when an unidentified suspect smashed the window of the restaurant’s door with some type of tool and entered the building. During the burglary, the suspect went straight to the cash register and made off with an undisclosed amount of money. Detectives with the Shreveport Police Department’s Property Crimes Unit investigated the scene and secured a copy of the restaurant’s...

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