SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – There were four shootings late Tuesday night in four Shreveport neighborhoods, three victims were fatally wounded, and one is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police were first called to the scene of a shooting in the Mooretown neighborhood on Tuesday night. Officers and EMS responded to the emergency on Mandelane St. around 8:25 p.m. The unnamed victim was fatally wounded.
Around 9:15 p.m., the second call came in for a shooting on Wall St., located near the Greenwood Cemetary in Highland. KTAL/KMSS crews report there are multiple shell casings across the ground. Shreveport police confirmed the victim died.
The third call came in around 9:17 p.m. to the 2100 block of Francais Dr. in the Southern Hills neighborhood. Officers on the scene spoke with family members and say it may possibly be a domestic dispute that became physical. Officials say one man is in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.
The fourth happened on Patzman St. in the Allendale neighborhood around 9:27 p.m. Officials say one person was lying in the middle of the street with a gunshot wound when officers arrived. The young man, in his 20s, suffered a gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to Ochsner LSU Health, where he later died.
This is a developing story. More information will be provided as it becomes available.