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Off-Duty Deputy Nabs Robbery Suspect

Associated Press

January 01, 2011

SHREVEPORT, La. — Shreveport police are thanking a vigilant off-duty Caddo Parish Sheriff’s deputy for his part in the capture of a bank robbery suspect.

Police said a Capital One Bank branch in Shreveport was robbed Friday morning by a man who handed a teller a note indicating he was armed with a gun.

Cpl Willie Williams of the Sheriff’s Office saw a man running and heard a dye-pack explode. Williams chased the man and arrested him. The stolen money was recovered.

Police said 45-year-old Jeffery L. Simmons of Marshall, Texas, was booked with one count of first degree robbery.


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    rhood

    over 3 years ago

    23592 Comments

    Great job Deputy Williams.

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    aaronvalleen

    over 3 years ago

    92 Comments

    Great Job CPL. Always on duty even when your not. Way to go...

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    T_9

    over 3 years ago

    5668 Comments

    Awesome job. 24/7 no matter what!

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    Jonas

    over 3 years ago

    42236 Comments

    Way to go Cpl. Williams.....

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    jims4

    over 3 years ago

    2610 Comments

    Great job Cpl. Williams....even with no back up or communications, instinct kicked in and you got the job done. I'm happy all worked out safely for you and the public.

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    DonnaLynn

    over 3 years ago

    10610 Comments

    Great job!

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    Whalewatcher

    over 3 years ago

    11194 Comments

    Heads up catch by Deputy Williams !!!!

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    onegoodcop

    over 3 years ago

    384 Comments

    Outstanding job.

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    Angelonthewall

    over 3 years ago

    710 Comments

    Great job!!!!!

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    Robocop33

    over 3 years ago

    14618 Comments

    Good job Brother. Another good reason to always be armed because you just never know!

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    delano388

    over 3 years ago

    4314 Comments

    Great Job

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    Good job CPSO!

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    HEYSARGE

    over 3 years ago

    16726 Comments

    Well it worked this time !! Always brings up several issues, no radio, no vest no immediate back up, property crime etc.....Witness or Hereo is a hard decision to make in a split second !!

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    rsironron

    over 3 years ago

    5220 Comments

    Outstanding job and bump 36TR.

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    Perl

    over 3 years ago

    1498 Comments

    ALWAYS carry off-duty!!! Great job!

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