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Two Texas fugitives arrested at Shreveport casino

Shreveport-On December 4, 2019, at approximately 12:30, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Gaming Enforcement Division arrested 39-year-old Marcus Bresler of Longview and 36-year-old Clinton Briggs of Gladewater.  Both men had active warrants from Gregg County. 

On December 3, 2019, Gregg County Sherriff’s Office contacted Louisiana State Police Troop G in reference to a Crime Stopper’s lead advising two wanted fugitives were possibly staying in a local Shreveport casino.  Gaming Enforcement Troopers responded regarding the lead and started an investigation.  Through surveillance and other investigative means, both subjects were located and placed under arrest.  A stolen firearm and marijuana were located on Bresler as he was taken into custody. 

Bresler was booked into Caddo Correctional Center for:  Fugitive from Hopkins County Sherriff’s Office (assault of family or household member by impede breath or circulation), fugitive from Gregg County Sherriff’s Office (aggravated assault in retaliation), felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm, and possession of marijuana. 

Briggs was booked into Caddo Correctional Center for:  Fugitive from Gregg County Sherriff’s Office (forgery of a financial instrument).