Could owners face charges if stolen guns are used in crimes?

A Shreveport lawmaker has pre-filed a bill that would make it a crime to not lock up weapons, especially if they're stolen and used in another crime.  WAFB's Greg Meriwether will have more tonight on 9News at 5.

People lined up outside a tax preparation business in Plaquemine today to get refund checks.  Customers say the first checks bounced.  WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes will have more tonight on 9News at 6.

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