SPD make arrest in Thurs. morning homicide at S'port motel

Akeem Harvey (Source: Shreveport Police Dept.)
Akeem Harvey (Source: Shreveport Police Dept.)

Shreveport, LA (KSLA) – Shreveport Police have made an arrest in connection to a homicide that happened early Thursday morning at a Shreveport motel.

Police have arrested and charged 20-year-old Akeem Harvey in connection to the murder.

Thursday morning just after 9 a.m. a maid at the Plantation Inn near the intersection of Greenwood Rd. and Monkhouse Dr. Police investigators say that the victim had stab wounds and they're still trying to determine whether or not he was shot too.

Police say the suspect, Harvey now faces a charge of being an accessory after the fact to first degree murder. As of last check, Shreveport detectives have not released the victim's name and will not release it until the victim's family is notified.

Investigators believe there may be more arrests soon in connection to this murder investigation.

Police still urge that if you have any information on this case to call Shreveport Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373.

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