Coroner identifies victim of shooting on Stoner Avenue

Police confirm they have arrested a suspect on a charge of second-degree murder

2 shootings in 6 hours leave 1 dead, another fighting for life in Shreveport

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A Shreveport resident is the man who died after being shot Wednesday afternoon on Stoner Avenue, the Caddo coroner’s office reports.

SPD: Man shot, critically wounded near Stoner Ave

He is 25-year-old Deverous D. Holden, of East Olive Street.

Holden was shot just after 1:30 p.m. near Country Corner Apartments in the 400 block of Stoner Avenue.

He was taken to Ochsner LSU Health, the Shreveport hospital where he died at 2:17 p.m.

Detectives have since arrested someone on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with the homicide.

Authorities have not yet released that person’s name.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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