Shreveport Police Investigating Another Murder
Shreveport police are investigating another murder in our community.
This latest incident happened on Jamison Street in the Martin Luther King Drive neighborhood.
Three people were in a car when one of them was shot and killed. Another person had already been rushed to the hospital by private car. Another person was taken in for questioning. Witnesses tell officers the suspect fled in what is described as a bright orange Dodge Challenger. Detectives are searching for that person now.
The victim who died is described as man, believed to be in his 20's. This shooting happened at about 3:15 Tuesday afternoon. Residents heard several shots fired during this incident.
This comes on the heels of a murder in Mooretown from Monday night. 15 year old Ja’tyon Dillard was shot numerous times just before 10 p.m. at West 70th Street and Jewella Avenue. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The MLK killing is the 29th homicide of the year in Caddo Parish in 2022.