Sep 7, 2010 9:13 PM by Alison Haynes
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A former employee at the Caddo Juvenile
Detention Center is accused of battering an inmate.
Sheriff Steve Prator said Tuesday that 56-year-old Dale Smith of
Shreveport was issued a summons for simple battery following an
investigation by sheriff's Detective Jackie Winston and a review by
the Caddo Parish District Attorney's Office.
Smith is accused of knocking a 17-year-old inmate to the ground
and choking him following a verbal altercation between the two. The
alleged incident occurred in May.