SHREVEPORT, La. (KMSS) — Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington terminated a deputy Monday following the deputy’s arrest for driving while intoxicated early Sunday morning.
Deputy Jesse Williams Jr., 48 of Benton, was stopped just before 1:30 a.m.. Sunday by Louisiana State Police on Highway 3 near Benton on traffic violations.
The trooper says Williams appeared intoxicated and the trooper also found open containers of alcohol in the vehicle.
Williams was charged with driving while intoxicated and having an open container.
He was transported to the Bossier Maximum Security Facility.