working to apprehend the person responsible for an Tuesday night shooting in west Shreveport
that injured a local man.
Just after 11:00
p.m. on July 8, 2014, Shreveport Police officers responded to contact a
reported shooting victim at University
in the 1500 block of Kings Highway.
Upon arrival, patrolmen interviewed 20 year old Jamarcia Houston who was
suffering from a non-life-threatening wound to the leg. Houston
advised patrolmen a known male suspect shot at him during the course of a
dispute between the two men outside of a home on Parkridge
Street. Authorities believe shrapnel from the
projectile grazed the victim’s leg.
notified and, based on information and evidence gathered during the early
stages of their ongoing inquiry, believe they have identified the man who shot
at Houston and
are working to obtain a warrant for his arrest. Anyone with any information
regarding this shooting is urged to contact Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime
Stoppers at 318-673-7373 or www.lockemup.org