UPDATE: Man Arrested; Shreveport Woman Severely Injured in Domestic Violence Incident
UPDATE: Shreveport Police have arrested a man in connection with the shooting. According to a release from SPD, 57 year old Lonnie James has been arrested and charged with attempted 2nd degree murder. It is believed that James armed himself during the argument and allegedly shot the 44 year old victim in the head. The victim suffered life threatening injuries during the attack.
Shreveport police are on the scene of another shooting in our community
Cedar Creek Village Apartments on Cedar Creek Drive near Dean Road in West Shreveport.
Initial reports indicate this was some sort of domestic incident between a husband and wife. Shreveport Police Corporal Angie Wilhite tells KEEL News preliminary information from the scene indicates the husband shot the wife in the head during some sort of altercation. The couple's son was inside the apartment at the time and he has been taken in for questioning.
This shooting happened just before 10:30 this morning. The suspect fled the scene and officers are looking for him at this hour.
The victim's name has not yet been released.