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Bossier City man arrested for murder


From the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office:

Bossier City Man Arrested for Murder, Obstruction of Justice

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says a man missing out of Bossier City was arrested Saturday afternoon on murder and obstruction of justice charges, as Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives continue an active, ongoing investigation with the Bossier City Police Department and U.S. Marshals Service Task Force.

John Hardy, 43, of the 5800 block of Bayou Drive in Bossier City, was booked into the Bossier Maximum Security Facility in Plain Dealing around 3 p.m. Saturday on 2nd Degree Murder and Obstruction of Justice; he faces a $1,300,000 bond.

Detectives are actively continuing their investigation in this case, and additional arrests are possible.  

This is a developing story. BPT will bring you updates as soon as further information is made available.

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