Bossier City warrant round up nets four arrests


A warrant round up conducted across Bossier City this morning resulted in the arrests of four suspects wanted on criminal charges including one man who was sought in connection with a stabbing earlier this year.

The sweep was conducted by members of the Bossier City Police Department’s SWAT team and involved the execution of multiple arrest warrants at various locations in the city.

The following individuals were taken into custody and booked into the Bossier City Jail:

  • Michael Wayne Anthony, age 42 – arrested at a residence in the 900 block of Westgate Drive on a warrant charging him with aggravated battery. Bond is set at $100,000. Anthony was wanted by Bossier City police for stabbing another man during a fight in June.
  • Johnathan Darcel James, age 28 – arrested at a residence in the 2100 block of Riverwood Drive. James was wanted by the Bossier Joint Narcotics Task Force on drug charges. Bond on his arrest warrant is set at $50,000.
  • Veronica Lynn Welch, age 34 – arrested at a residence in the 0-99 block of Southgate Drive on drug charges from the Bossier Joint Narcotics Task Force. Bond on her warrant is set at $25,000.
  • Sharon Crosby, age 27 – arrested at a residence in the 100 block of Yarbrough Street for a Caddo Parish probation violation.