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UPDATE: Officer involved shooting in Alexandria

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On August 22, an arrest warrant was obtained for Mitchel Ryan Bethin, 22, of Fort Polk, LA, charging him with aggravated assault with a firearm and simple battery.   More>>

Investigation continues into Natchitoches bank robbery Video included

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NATCHITOCHES, La. - (KALB News Channel 5)- The Natchitoches Police Department is still investigating a Thursday morning bank robbery at La Capital Federal Credit Union. More>>

School bus accident in Alexandria leaves one injured

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- At least one person has been injured and taken to the hospital following an accident Friday morning in Alexandria between a school bus and SUV. More>>

Woman arrested in Alexandria shooting

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - One person is being treated at a local hospital and another is in jail following a shooting Friday afternoon. More>>

Another arrest made in firearm theft

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RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On August 20, 2014, Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office detectives developed information that lead to the arrest of Jerry Turney, Jr., 29, of Alexandria, in reference to a string of burglaries in the Gardner and Elmer area. More>>

McAllister signs up for re-election, with ice

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister started his sign-up for re-election the same as other candidates, filling out paperwork and handing over qualifying money.  More>>

RPSO makes arrest in vehicle theft

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(KALB News Channel 5) - On August 16, 2014, Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office deputies from the Deville Substation responded to the 6000 block of Lost Ridge Drive, Deville, in reference to a report of a stolen vehicle. More>>

Grant Parish child calls 911, woman found unconscious

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GRANT PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - The Grant Parish Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a 6-year-old child reporting that a woman was unconscious in her car in the driveway of the family home. More>>

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  • UPDATE: Officer involved shooting in Alexandria

    UPDATE: Officer involved shooting in Alexandria

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:54 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:54:55 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On August 22, an arrest warrant was obtained for Mitchel Ryan Bethin, 22, of Fort Polk, LA, charging him with aggravated assault with a firearm and simple battery.  More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On August 22, an arrest warrant was obtained for Mitchel Ryan Bethin, 22, of Fort Polk, LA, charging him with aggravated assault with a firearm and simple battery.  More >>
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  • UPDATE: Officer involved shooting in Alexandria

    UPDATE: Officer involved shooting in Alexandria

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:54 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:54:55 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On August 22, an arrest warrant was obtained for Mitchel Ryan Bethin, 22, of Fort Polk, LA, charging him with aggravated assault with a firearm and simple battery.  More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On August 22, an arrest warrant was obtained for Mitchel Ryan Bethin, 22, of Fort Polk, LA, charging him with aggravated assault with a firearm and simple battery.  More >>
  • Woman arrested in Alexandria shooting

    Woman arrested in Alexandria shooting

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:20:39 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - One person is being treated at a local hospital and another is in jail following a shooting Friday afternoon.More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - One person is being treated at a local hospital and another is in jail following a shooting Friday afternoon.More >>
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