Woman shot after gunman fires into apartment

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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police are investigating after a woman was shot while sitting inside an apartment. It happened around 10 p.m. at the Residence at Riverbend apartments, in the 1000 block of Quail Creek Road.

Officers arrived to find 18-year-old Ja’Veon Mims suffering from a gunshot wound to her lower body. She was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Investigators say a group of people were sitting in the living room when they noticed a red laser on the wall followed by shots being fired into the apartment. One person inside the home grabbed a gun and shot back, striking the suspects. T

hey left a trail of blood near the scene.

The suspect vehicle is described as a dark grey or black Chevy Impala.

There is no further information at this time. KSLA will keep you updated as details become available.

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