Fist fight leads to shooting - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Fist fight leads to shooting

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -   A  fist fight between two women turned into gunfire sending one to the hospital and the other to jail.

According to police, it happened in the 3000 block of Amherst around 6 p.m. Tuesday evening.

One of the women confronted the other claiming her dog had attacked her. 

Shreveport police officer J.J. Silva said, "One of the individuals started swinging at the other, and the second individual had a handgun concealed in her pants. She pulled out the handgun and fired the weapon at the assailant."

The victim, the one that police said started the fight, was hit in the leg, but she is expected to survive.

The other woman was taken into custody.

No names have been released, neither have any details on exactly what the charges she may face will be.

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