A female police officer has died after being shot outside a home Wednesday evening as she prepared to start her shift in Shreveport, Lousiana, officials said.
The death of the officer, whose name wasn’t immediately released, was announced on the Facebook page of the Shreveport Police Officer’s Association. Officers responding to a report of shots fired found the wounded, uniformed officer outside a home with gunshot wounds. One person who was at the home when officers arrived was detained for questioning, Hines said. Information on what led to the shooting wasn’t immediately available.