SPD investigates first murder of the new year, victim identified

SPD investigates first murder of the new year, victim identified

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - The Shreveport Police Department are in need of the public’s help identifying and capturing the person responsible for the shooting death of a man in Shreveport on Saturday morning.

The incident happened in the 3200 block of Lakeshore Drive just before 12:00 p.m.

According to authorities, 36-year-old Jimmy Grant Jr. was found inside of a home with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was then transported to a local hospital where he later died.

Police are investigating and interviewing people who made the discovery of the victim.

Crimestoppers is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone with information leading to the arrest of those responsible of this crime.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crimestoppers at (318) 673-7373 or visit P3tips.com.

KSLA will continue to update this story as it develops.

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