Police Chief White fired after public meeting

Former Police Chief Dewayne White
Former Police Chief Dewayne White

Baton Rouge Police Chief Dewayne White was fired after a heated meeting this morning in the metro council chambers.  WAFB will have team coverage tonight on 9News at 5.

A Livingston Parish elementary school was put on lockdown today while authorities searched for a carjacking suspect believed to be in the area.  WAFB's Jim Shannon will have more tonight on 9News at 6.

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