SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Caddo Parish Coroner’s office has identified the victim in yesterday’s shooting as 18-year-old Xavier Thomas.
Shreveport police are investigating a midday shooting in the Caddo Heights neighborhood that happened Wednesday afternoon.
It happened around 12:30 p.m. in the 1400 block of Alma Street near St. Vincent Avenue and Dowdell Street.
Shreveport police say a Thomas was shot in the upper body. Officers say he was found on the front porch of a vacant home.
Thomas was pronounced dead at the scene.
The shooting is being investigated as homicide, according to a news release.
It is unclear if anyone is in custody in connection to this incident at this time.
Anyone with any information is urged contact Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373 or P3tips.com