Livingston Parish officer dies from two week-long battle with COVID-19

State News

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard released a statement announcing LPSO Corporal Robert McKinney passed away from COVID-19, after battling the virus for two weeks.

He joined LPSO in May of 211 and was assigned to the Livingston Parish Detention Center as a correctional deputy. He worked his was into a supervisor position as a shift Corporal. Sheriff Ard says McKinney was always glad to be at work and love the people he worked with.

He wore his badge proudly.

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