SWAT training Wednesday at Pecanland Mall in Monroe

Courtesy: KNOE 8 News
Courtesy: KNOE 8 News

MONROE, La. (KNOE) - Don't be alarmed if you see police action at Pecanland Mall Wednesday night in Monroe. (Oct. 11th) That's just the Monroe PD SWAT team training for potential emergencies.

Detective Chris Bates, with the Monroe PD, says training will be conducted from 9 PM Wednesday night through 11:30 PM. He says it will be a real-time training event with special weapons and vehicles involved. Bates says there is no reason for anyone to be concerned.