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A Shreveport man is in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center after an incident Friday morning involving an assault rifle. Sheriff’s deputies were called to the UPS Customer Care Center, located at 2312 Farmerville Highway, at approximately 9:21 a.m. after a UPS employee saw a customer open the trunk of his car and load an assault rifle. Dontavious Raquan Alexander, 21, had gone to the UPS center inquiring about a package that was supposedly being shipped to him from California, Chief Deputy Stephen Williams, with the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office, said. But the package wasn’t there. William...

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