Man identified in deadly Shreveport officer-involved shooting

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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has identified a man that was shot and killed in an officer-involved shooting with the Shreveport Police Department on Tuesday afternoon around 4:30 p.m.

31-year-old Anthony Dewayne Childs, of Shreveport, was killed after a confrontation with the authorities in the 5800 block of Kennedy Drive in West-central Shreveport.

Childs’ has been transported to a local hospital for his autopsy that is scheduled for Wednesday.

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