Shreveport, LA (KMSS) — A minor accident leads to the arrest of one man for driving while intoxicated.
It happened at 3:26 a.m. Saturday morning, the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office received a call from Lieutenant Don Gibbs that he had been involved in a minor accident at the intersection of Bumcombe Road and Winder Drive.
As deputies arrived on scene they found Reginald T. Lewis, of Shreveport, had caused an accident as he attempted to pass as Gibbs turned left.
Lewis was charged with passing in a no-passing zone, driving under suspension, and a second offense of driving while intoxicated.
Deputies also found that Gibbs, who was off duty in his private vehicle, had also been drinking and he was charged with a first offense of drinking while driving.
Gibbs was placed on administrative leave pending an internal investigation into his actions.