Authorities hunt for suspect in Louisiana police shooting

Aug 6, 2015 8:11 AM by Cheryl Wengren

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Police in northwest Louisiana say they believe they know who the suspect is who shot and killed a police officer last night in Shreveport.

Police say they're obtaining a warrant for his arrest.

Police say the officer was responding to a report of a suspicious person inside a home, and the armed man apparently was inside the home, threatening to harm people.

Police plan to release the name of the officer later this morning.


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