SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — Police are investigating a deadly shooting in south Shreveport where four people were struck by gunfire at an apartment complex Wednesday evening, including an 11-year-old boy.
According to the Shreveport Police Department, officers were called to the 6700 block of Buncombe Road around 7:00 p.m. bout a shooting. When police arrived at the Olde Salem Village Apartments, they learned that two people were allegedly running through the complex and shooting at each other.
SPD says during the shooting, a 36-year-old man received gunshot wounds to his side and ankle, a 23-year-old man was shot in both legs, and an 11-year-old boy was shot in the upper arm. The 23-year-old victim reportedly died from his injuries and the 36-year-old is in surgery now with life-threatening injuries.
Police say the fourth victim is 19 years old and the man was dumped off at Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport. He is in serious condition and is expected to survive from his injuries.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as more information becomes available.