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SPD: Teen shot in hand in West Shreveport

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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

Police are searching for two men after a teen was shot in West Shreveport Sunday evening.

Police say just before 8 p.m. they were called to University Health after 17-year-old Jaderric Curry arrived with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his hand.  

After questioning Curry, police learned that he was walking on St.Vincent Avenue near West 63rd Street when two men, one armed with a handgun, reportedly approached him. The armed suspect fired several shots at Curry hitting him in the hand. The two suspects ran away after the shooting. Police say they believe the suspects were trying to rob Curry.

Police are still investigating this shooting. If you have any information about this crime, call CrimeStoppers at 318-673-7373.

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