A high speed chase that started in Webster Parish ended in Shreveport Tuesday afternoon. The chase moved through Bossier Parish and wrapped up at the Jimmie Davis Bridge.

The suspect, 39-year-old Kenneth Cross was wanted on theft and burglary charges, but he did not pull over when a deputy in Webster Parish started following him. Cross sped away and the chase moved into Bossier Parish where Cross hit at least one other vehicle.

The chase got up to more than 100 mph as it moved from Webster Parish to South Bossier.


Cross is charged Bossier Parish with hit-and-run, aggravated flight from an officer, and switching license plates. He is also charged in Caddo Parish with flight from an officer, driving under suspension, and switching license plates. Cross is expected to be booked into the Caddo Correctional Center on his charges.

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