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Possible suspect detained in Portland Ave. shooting

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A man was shot Wednesday night on Shreveport's Portland Avenue. A man was shot Wednesday night on Shreveport's Portland Avenue.
A man was shot Wednesday night on Shreveport's Portland Avenue. A man was shot Wednesday night on Shreveport's Portland Avenue.
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police have detained a possible suspect in a shooting late Wednesday night in the Queensborough neighborhood.

That shooting sent a man to University Health Shreveport with injuries believed to not be life threatening.

Police believe two men got into a fight and one man shot the other in the leg around 9: 15 p.m. in the 2300 block of Portland Avenue. This is the second shooting in the same neighborhood within 12 hours.

The victim's identity has not yet been released. Cpl. Marcus Hines of the SPD said police aren't sure if the person they are holding is the shooter.

An investigation is ongoing.

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