Shreveport man arrested for shooting suspected burglar

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Police say a man took the law into his own hands by shooting another man he suspected of breaking into his home.

Shreveport officers arrested Marland Grant in connection with the shooting of Jarmarsay Atwin on 69th Street Wednesday. Police charged Grant with aggravated battery.

At last report, Atwin was in serious condition at LSU Hospital with gunshot wounds to the abdomen.

He is also the suspect in the burglary of Grant's home.