Suspect Captured on Ashland Road

Numerous law enforcement officers descended on a brick house on Ashland Road about midday Friday.  Traffic was halted for several hours.  According to onlookers a suspect officers were looking for was in the brick house.

About 2:30 the suspect was confirmed to be in custody.  Captain A. R. Cole, Sr of the Coushatta Police Department said, “The Red River Parish K-9 Unit apprehended the suspect hiding in the residence attic.  His identity and any charges he was wanted on have not been made public at this point.

Coushatta Police were assisted by the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, Bossier City SWAT, and U.S. Marshalls. 

This is a developing story, and the Journal will update it as more information is made available.


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