Killing of Arthur Keels Jr. in Louisiana in 1946
Arthur Keels, Jr., (1922-1946), a laborer and veteran, was allegedly shot and killed by City Policeman Lambert Stroud in Winnfield, Louisiana. According to newspaper accounts, Stroud and City Policeman C.O. Barnes were called to a neighborhood disturbance and had a violent encounter with Keels, whom they claimed had attacked them. According to the death certificate, Keels died of gunshot wounds.
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