Officer involved shooting in Roseland
Officer Involved Shooting – Roseland Police Department (10-30-2017)
On October 30, 2017, the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office requested that Detectives with the Louisiana State Police Criminal Investigations Division, investigate an officer involved shooting. The preliminary investigation revealed that, at approximately 2:16 PM, a Roseland Police Officer initiated a traffic stop on Bennett Road in Roseland. During the attempted traffic stop a Roseland Police Officer discharged his firearm. The suspect abandoned the vehicle and fled on foot. Shortly thereafter, the suspect surrendered to LSP Detectives at the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office. No injuries were sustained by the suspect or Officer and no property damage occurred. Criminal charges are pending further investigation. There is no more information available at this time.
S/T Dustin Dwight
Troop L – Public Information Officer