A Ruston man remains in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with aggravated assault with a firearm following a shooting incident at his girlfriend’s apartment on Jan. 23.
Morgan Marks, 24, of 2102 Winchester Dr., was arrested at the Tech Town Apartments on Gilman Street after allegedly pointing a gun at his girlfriend and, at some point in the disturbance, firing it, Ruston Police Department Public Information Officer Sgt. Clint Williams said.
At approximately 4:45 p.m. Tuesday, Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a 911 call for assistance at a residence located just outside of the corporate limits of Simsboro.
According to an LPSO news release, the caller requested help with a family member because he was concerned the subject intended to harm herself. The caller reportedly said the subject was armed with multiple firearms and had locked herself in a bathroom of the residence.
After five years of the NCAA Division I “Pack the House” Challenge, Louisiana Tech stands alone.
For the fifth straight year, Louisiana Tech was the Western Athletic Conference’s winner of the NCAA’s “Pack the House” Challenge — a national effort in which conferences and institutions compete to build attendance at their women’s basketball games.
The College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University presents the “Louisiana Lagniappe Science and Engineering Festival,” a month-long celebration of science and engineering that offers “a little something extra” for everyone.
The Louisiana Lagniappe Science and Engineering Festival is a partner festival of the Inaugural USA Science and Engineering Festival — the country’s first national science festival in Washington, D.C.
The Festival strives to be the ultimate multi-cultural, multi-generational and multi-disciplinary celebration of science and engineering in the United States.