Shreveport Police looking for shooting suspect

Shreveport, La (KSLA)- Shreveport Police is seeking the public's help in finding a shooting suspect connected to a shooting that took place on May 19th.

Patrick Russell, 18, is suspected in opening fire from his vehicle and hitting 22-year-old Chawyer Akins in the torso. Akins was riding in a car that was driving behind the suspect. The shooting took place near the intersection of Greenwood and Jewella in Shreveport.

Shreveport Police has issued a warrant for Russell's arrest on charges of illegal use of a weapon.

Shreveport Police is urging the public to call Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373 for any information that may lead to his whereabouts or arrest.