State Police are investigating an officer involved shooting in West Monroe yesterday afternoon. Trooper Michael Reichardt says a Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s deputy made a vehicle stop on Guyton Road.
“At some point during this traffic stop some sort of altercation occurred and the driver of the vehicle was shot and sustained fatal injuries.”
Reichardt says no one else was injured during this incident. He says they are working to determine what happened leading up to the fatal shooting.
“Our detectives are still in the process of interviewing the witnesses and the deputies that were involved so all of that will come out soon after our detectives do their job.”