Shreveport Police Chief Henry Whitehorn made a statement Wednesday concerning the incident with Angie Garbarino in which Officer Wiley Willis was terminated. The chief, with Mayor Cedric Glover at his side, said that Willis was terminated for violating department procedures. The file has been turned over to Caddo Parish District Attorney Paul Carmouche.
Whitehorn also announced that Bill Flanagan, Assistant US Attorney, had contacted him saying that his office and the FBI will be investigating the incident. The chief pledged his full support to the investigation.
The Shreveport Police Union is opposing Wiley's firing.
Video of Chief Whitehorn's statement
Video of Angie Garbarino on Good Morning America