SPD officer charged with D.U.I. off-duty

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – KSLA News 12 has learned that a six-year veteran Shreveport police officer is on paid administrative leave after being charged with a D.U.I.

Public Information Officer Sgt. Jim Taliaferro tells us that Officer Kevin Duck was off duty at the time.

Duck was in his personal vehicle on Monday night when he was involved in an accident at the corner of Hearne and Milam.

We're also told Duck is not being charged at fault for the accident, but will remain on administrative leave until the internal and external investigations are complete.

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