Final suspect sentenced
The final sentence has been handed down to the third of three Shreveport men responsible for burglarizing several vehicles and the shooting of a Ruston Police Department officer in September 2010.
On July 10, Deandre Wayne Thomas, 32, of Shreveport, was sentenced to 12 years of hard labor for each of four counts of simple burglary, 12 years hard labor for obstruction of justice, six years hard labor for attempted simple burglary and five years hard labor for conspiracy to commit simple burglary. These sentences will run concurrently with each other. Thomas pleaded guilty to the charges on April 10.