A group of organizations are suing the Baton Rouge Police Department over their treatment of demonstrators protesting Alton Sterling's death. On KSLA News 12 at 5, we'll let you know what the lawsuit alleges.
But first, with Shreveport searching for its next police chief, residents and police officers alike are weighing in on what kind of leader should take the helm. At 5, we'll hear from the community, including the Shreveport Police Officers Association, about what they want to see in the city's next top cop.
Crews are out working today to transform an LSU-S field into the Red River Balloon Rally. This year is the first time ever the U.S. National Balloon championship will be held in Shreveport. On KSLA News 12 at 6, we'll check in for the official kickoff of the championship.
And a couple of showers are brushing by in the far northern part of the ArkLaTex, though everywhere else is just hot and dry. At 5 and 6, StormTracker 12 Chief Meteorologist Jeff Castle will have a look at your forecast.