SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A Shreveport Police Communications officer has been placed on departmental leave following his arrest Wednesday evening, according to a statement released by the department early Thursday afternoon.
Police say they were called to a home on Buncombe Rd. around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in response to a report of "domestic trouble."
When they arrived, they were told by 23-year-old Fredrick Freeman's girlfriend that he had assaulted her. Freeman was detained, and after an investigation conducted by detectives with the department's Domestic Violence Unit, he was arrested and charged with one count of domestic abuse battery with child endangerment.
According to the SPD statement on Freeman's arrest:
The position of Police Communications Officers at SPD is described as follows: