SHREVEPORT, La. - A Shreveport police officer is on the other side of the jail bars after he was arrested Sunday morning.
Tyler Potter, 24, was arrested just before 3 a.m., for operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
Chief Ben Raymond issued a statement regarding the arrest:
"Shreveport Police Officer Tyler Potter was arrested for suspicion of DWI earlier this morning while our officers were investigating a single-vehicle crash in which he was involved. He will be placed on departmental leave pending further investigation. As with anyone facing criminal charges, Officer Potter will be considered innocent until proven guilty. A full administrative inquiry into the incident will take place following the criminal investigation."