Man Arrested by Shreveport Police: Another Felon With Firearm
On May 7th, 2023, around midnight., Shreveport Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the 100 block of West 78th Street after hearing gunshots from where the vehicle was leaving.
During this investigation, officers also encountered Jonathan Monroe and found him possessing a firearm and narcotics. Further investigation into the matter revealed that Monroe was prohibited from possessing a firearm due to being a convicted felon for prior felony offenses.
The firearm and narcotics were seized by the officers and Monroe was arrested for one count of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, Possession of Schedule Two, and Obstruction of Justice.
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