SPD: Woman shot while sitting on porch

Search continues for person who shot woman on porch

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police are on the scene of a shooting where a woman was wounded while sitting on her porch Tuesday morning.

It happened just after 7 a.m. in the 2600 block of Darien Street according to 911 records.

Police say the woman, identified as 35-year-old Margarita Cantu, was sitting on a porch in the area when she was shot in her right shoulder.

She was taken to a Shreveport hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries, according to police. Officer say she was alert and speaking when she was transported.

Police believe she was shot by a man she knew who was in a gray SUV.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Shreveport police or Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.

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