BAKER, LA (WAFB) - A man accused of killing a woman who was trying to save her dog has been indicted for her death.
Baker Police Chief Carl Dunn said Rhykem Rogers, 28, shot at a dog on February 25.
Cherish Smith, 23, tried to save the animal by running in front of it.
Smith was shot in the stomach and later died at a local hospital that same day.
A grand jury indicted Rogers on December 5 on the charge of negligent homicide.