Authorities say Officer Treveion Brooks, who was in uniform and operating a marked patrol unit at the time, attempted to detain 31 year-old Anthony Childs near the intersection of Kennedy and Hollywood Avenue.
“We think it’s really important that our programming and our audience reflect what our community is like and so this is a great occasion to really put black cinema on a platform and we’re really excited to get to do that."
A 14-year-old girl is recovering at a Shreveport hospital after being struck by a vehicle while standing in her yard. It happened around 7:30 a.m. in the 3500 block of Colquitt Road, near Colquitt Estates.
"We are saddened to have learned Bossier Schools Superintendent Scott Smith was hospitalized overnight. While it is a personnel matter and we will not compromise his privacy, the Bossier Parish School Board asks that you keep Mr. Smith and his family in your thoughts."