SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police are investigating a drive-by shooting that left multiple people wounded in north Shreveport.
It happened around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday in the 2900 block of Peach Street. According to police, preliminary reports suggest a group of people in a dark-colored sedan were traveling east on Peach Street near Knox Street when they started shooting at a group of people standing along Knox Street. That's when police say the group standing on the street shot back at the vehicle.
Police say 5 people were struck during the shooting. Of those, 4 were taken to University Health hospital for treatment of wounds authorities said appeared not to be life-threatening. The fifth victim was treated at the scene after refusing to be taken to the hospital.
All of the wounded people were from the group standing on the street; and all were shot in their lower extremities, authorities say.
No arrests have been made at this time.