Man shot while walking in Caddo Heights

1 injured in morning shooting

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A man is recovering following a shooting early Monday morning in Shreveport. Just before 5:30 a.m., Shreveport police were called to the corner of Mansfield Road and Vivian Street in the Caddo Heights neighborhood.

Upon arrival, officers located 35-year-old Jay Barr suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the torso. He told police he was shot while walking near the street. Barr went to his home and called 911.

The man was taken to the hospital with what was described as a possible life threatening injury.

Anyone with information should contact Shreveport Caddo Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373,, or via their app P3Tips.

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