Authorities identify woman shot in head in Shreveport

Authorities identify woman shot in head in Shreveport

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has identified a woman who was shot and killed early Tuesday in Shreveport. Mary Houston, 38, of Shreveport, was shot around 3:40 a.m. during an altercation in the 8700 block of South Emerald Loop in Cedar Grove neighborhood.

Ms. Houston was taken to a hospital where she died a short time later.

Ramon Adger, 30, has been charged with second degree murder in connection to the shooting. Officers believe he and Houston were inside of a home when they began fighting. At some point, police believe he pulled out a gun and shot her.

Ramon Adger, 30, is charged with second degree murder and was booked into the Shreveport City Jail on Tuesday following the fatal shooting of a woman the same day.
Ramon Adger, 30, is charged with second degree murder and was booked into the Shreveport City Jail on Tuesday following the fatal shooting of a woman the same day.

He was booked into the Shreveport City Jail.

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