Shreveport Police Traffic Stop Yields Convicted Felon Arrest
On March 25th, 2023, around 8:00 p.m. Shreveport Police Community Response Unit members conducted a traffic stop at David Raines Drive and Gordonia Drive.
During the traffic stop, officers contacted Fredreis Vercher (8/5/96). Officers found that Vercher was in possession of a firearm and narcotics. Further investigation determined that Vercher was prohibited from owning a firearm due to having prior felony convictions.
The firearm and narcotics were seized by the officers. Vercher was arrested for one count of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm and one count of possession of a schedule one narcotic.
We are required to advise that all suspects are innocent until proven guilty.