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Woman allegedly threw children from bridge in Shreveport; one dead, another hurt

Woman allegedly threw children from bridge in Shreveport; one dead, another hurt

Posted 2:58 PM 9/24/2021 by WBRZ Staff

SHREVEPORT - A child is dead and another was hurt after a woman allegedly threw them from a bridge in northern Louisiana. 

KTBS reports the (More)

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Louisiana State Trooper indicted in ongoing federal probe of agency's interactions with African Americans

Louisiana State Trooper indicted in ongoing federal probe of agency's interactions with African Americans

Posted 2:38 PM 9/24/2021 by Trey Schmaltz, Chris Nakamoto

SHREVEPORT – A federal grand jury in northern Louisiana indicted a disgraced Louisiana State Trooper in yet another blow to the agency facing harsh criticism over its handling of troopers’ violent interactions with minorities, specifically African Americans.

WBRZ reporter Chris (More)

Today

Pfizer booster shots now available across Louisiana

Pfizer booster shots now available across Louisiana

Posted 2:27 PM 9/24/2021 by WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Department of Health says those in higher-risk groups can now get a booster shot of the coronavirus vaccine throughout the state. 

Anyone looking to receive the shot must be six months out from their two-dose Pfizer series and meet one of the following (More)

Yesterday

Days after deadly shooting, district attorney moves to revoke West Baton Rouge bar's liquor license

Posted 12:51 PM 9/24/2021 by Johnston von Springer

PORT ALLEN - Standing before West Baton Rouge Parish council members Thursday, Tony Clayton might as well have been standing before a jury in a courtroom, as he made his case for the parish to hold a hearing on suspending or revoking the liquor license for Raxx Bar & Grill, days after a (More)

9/22/2021

Convicted Baton Rouge killer Kenneth Gleason found dead at Angola prison

Posted 5:27 PM 9/23/2021 by Jeremy Krail

BATON ROUGE - Kenneth Gleason, a convicted murderer implicated in a string of shootings around the capital area back in 2017, has died.

Sources told WBRZ Gleason was found dead at the Angola state (More)

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