Constable killed in single-vehicle crash

The 78-year-old army veteran was pronounced dead at the scene


By PoliceOne Staff

KINDER, La. — A constable was killed in a single-vehicle automobile accident Wednesday when his patrol car left the roadway and struck several trees, according to ODMP.

John D. Manuel, 78, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Manuel was a U.S. Army and U.S. Merchant Marines veteran and had served as the elected constable for Allen Parish's Ward 1 for 10 ten years.
 

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