Shreveport man shot in the face overnight, survives

Man shot multiple times while trying to break up fight in store parking lot, police say

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A man is recovering after being shot in his face and shoulder early Saturday morning in Shreveport.

The wounded man was brought to a Shreveport hospital after being was found unconscious on the front porch of a vacant house across the street from a Circle K gas station in the 3000 block of Samford Avenue off Kings Highway.

Authorities say he tried to break up a fight between a man and a woman before the shooting around 3:30 a.m. in the gas station parking lot.

According to the unidentified victim, the only thing he remembers is the incident at Circle K and him being punched.

Everything after that is unknown. He woke up hours later finding himself in a hospital being treated and is expected to be okay.

There is no suspect description or leads at this time.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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