Caddo Parish Courthouse evacuated after mechanical issue triggers fire alarm

Triggered fire alarm causes evacuation at Caddo Courthouse.
Triggered fire alarm causes evacuation at Caddo Courthouse.(KSLA)
Published: Oct. 21, 2022 at 3:25 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - According to the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, the Caddo Parish Courthouse has been evacuated.

Officials say a fire alarm went off in the building and it is not a drill.

Upon investigation by the Caddo Commission, they say the alarm was triggered due to a mechanical issue with the system. Evacuees are currently waiting for the all-clear call to enter the building.

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