SPD officer charged with possession, illegal use of firearm

Scott submitted his letter of resignation, prior to any allegations of criminal activity.

SPD officer charged with possession, illegal use of firearm
Dirmarcus Deshane Scott, 30, was charged with possession of marijuana and illegal use of a weapon. (Source: CPSO)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A Shreveport police officer is free on bond after being charged with possession of marijuana and illegal use of a weapon.

Dirmarcus Deshane Scott, 30, was booked into the Caddo Correctional Center.

He was released Friday, Sept. 20.

Officials say Scott was hired March 11, 2016 and that he submitted his letter of resignation, prior to any allegations of criminal activity. His resignation goes into effect at 5 p.m.

This is a developing story. Stay with KSLA News 12 for updates.

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