On October 22, 2017, at approximately 0128hrs, officers with the Uniformed Patrol Division responded to South Vienna Street, south of Lifechurch.LA in reference to a pedestrian that had been struck by a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers located Sheila Jackson B/F 52YOA deceased in the roadway. An Accident Reconstructionist was called to the scene. Upon examining the scene, it appears Jackson was walking south on South Vienna Street when she was struck by a vehicle. At this time, the only evidence located on scene was a Grambling State University fan flag that attaches to an automobile window. If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact Ofc. Castaneda of the Ruston Police Department Criminal Investigation Division or report your tip anonymously to crime stoppers.


Ruston/Lincoln Crime Stoppers is offering a CASH REWARD up to $2,000 for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of any suspect(s) in this or any other felony crime.