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Shreveport officer charged with having sexual relations with a minor

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Shreveport Police Department says one of their officers is now behind bars for allegedly having sexual relations with a 15 year old victim. They have charged a probationary Shreveport Police officer, DeAron Walker, with a felony. This charges comes after an investigation into a complaint to the police department Saturday.

The tip came in just before 6:00 p.m. on May 11, 2013. The tip said a probationary Shreveport Police officer had possibly had inappropriate sexual conduct involving a 15 year old victim. 

Authorities investigated and arrested DeAron Walker, a 23 years old of Shreveport, and charged him with one count of felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile.  Walker joined the department in July 2012. He was immediately placed on paid administrative leave.

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