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Man found dead near Shreveport park

Shreveport police are investigating a shooting after a person was found dead behind a Circle K near the intersection of Centenary Blvd and Olive Street. (Source: Cody Jennings/ KSLA News 12) Shreveport police are investigating a shooting after a person was found dead behind a Circle K near the intersection of Centenary Blvd and Olive Street. (Source: Cody Jennings/ KSLA News 12)
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

Shreveport police are investigating a shooting after a man was found dead near a park early Monday morning. 

It happened just before 4:30 a.m. in the 2000 block of Coty Street near the intersection of Centenary Blvd and Olive Street.

When police arrived on scene they found a man in a parking lot who had been shot in the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

According to Shreveport Police Spokeswoman Cpl. Angie Willhite, police canvased the neighborhood for a suspect.

The shooting is being investigated as a homicide.

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