Corporal David Wayne Lupton, Sr.

Corporal David Wayne Lupton, Sr.

Shreveport Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Thursday, July 6, 1989

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David Wayne Lupton, Sr.

Corporal Lupton was struck and killed by a vehicle driven by a man who intended to murder a law enforcement officer and then commit suicide. Corporal Lupton and other officers were searching a vehicle for narcotics on I-20 when the incident occurred. The suspect later committed suicide in jail.

Officer Lupton had been with the agency for 10 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 887

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Committed suicide

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We had such good times in school, as well as he was the driving force for me to continue a career in Law Enforcement. I have survived 33 years in my career and have 2 left till retirement. I miss his talks,jokes and love for job and family..

Deputy Jeffrey A. Jones
Bossier Parish Sheriff Department / High School friend

October 6, 2019

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