Coroner’s office releases name of woman reportedly hit, killed by SPD officer west Shreveport
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has released the name of a woman who was reportedly struck and killed by an SPD officer driving a marked police unit..
Valerie Parker, 48, died in the incident. Her identity was confirmed by fingerprint comparison.
It happened around 10:40 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 22 in the 4100 block of Greenwood Road. That’s near the A&W Food Mart convenience store, in the Country Club neighborhood.
The officer was in a marked unit and was on duty. Investigators are working to see if the officer was responding to a call at the time of an incident.
Details are limited at this time. Crews are reviewing video from the incident.
An autopsy will be performed.
The incident remains under investigation.
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