SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -A meeting today will have local authorities discussing the officer involved shooting of Anthony Childs.
The event will take place at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 6, at Winnfield Funeral Home, 3701 Hollywood Ave.
Planned Shreveport officials at the event are:
- Mayor Adrian Perkins
- District Attorney James Stewart
- Caddo Parish Coroner Todd Thoma
- Shreveport Chief Of Police Ben Raymond
Other community advocates are planned to attend as well.
According to the Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office, Childs shot himself during an incident with Shreveport police on February 5 near the intersection of Hollywood Avenue and Kennedy Drive.