NAACP to hold prayer vigil in downtown Shreveport

NAACP to hold prayer vigil in downtown Shreveport

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) -The Shreveport NAACP scheduled a prayer vigil nearly a week after a deadly shooting in Shreveport.

The vigil will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 15, outside of the Royalty Cigar & Hookah Lounge, in the 200 block of Texas Street.

A fatal shooting took place outside of the business late Sunday, June 9.

Leejerryius Traveone Baines was killed outside of the lounge. A woman, Chasmine Walters, died from her wounds at a Shreveport hospital.

Baines’ death remains under investigation by the Shreveport Police Department.

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