Category Archives: Wrongful Death

Alexandria Civil Rights Attorney

Two Marshals arrested in shooting investigation

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – The head of Louisiana’s state police says two law enforcement officers have been arrested in the recent shooting death of a 6-year-old boy and his father’s wounding earlier this week.

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Civil Rights Attorney | Use of Force

Inquiry Opens Into Shooting Death of Boy, 6, in Louisiana Police Chase

It started as a police car chase in a town in central Louisiana. By the time the pursuit ended, on a dark dead-end street, a 6-year-old boy had been fatally shot in the front seat of a sport utility vehicle.

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death of scott man

Two lawsuits filed in death Scott man

Minjarez lost consciousness during arrest

BY LANIE LEE COOK
LCOOK@THEADVOCATE.COM

March 05, 2015

The mother and grandmother of two children of a Scott man who died a year ago after losing consciousness during an arrest have filed separate wrongful-death lawsuits in federal court in Lafayette on behalf of the minors.