Mayor Ollie Tyler on the passing of Caddo D.A. Charles Scott 4-22-15


It came like a bolt out of the blue: the sudden passing of Caddo District Attorney Charles Rex Scott, early Wednesday morning, April 22nd, 2015. 

Word came quickly that Scott was found dead early this morning, while he was attending a District Attorneys’ Conference in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

In an interview with Tom Pace, Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler reflected on Scott’s death, and how she remembers him.

According to LSU Police, there were no signs of foul play, and Scott apparently died of natural causes.

Scott, 67, was one year into his second six year term as Caddo D.A.