Funeral set for infant killed in drive-by shooting

Mother of slain infant says now is the time for someone to speak up

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Services have been set for a month-old girl who was killed in a drive-by shooting in Shreveport.

Queen Caliyah Renae Dean’s mother says her services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Union Mission #1 Baptist Church, 6029 Buncombe Road in Shreveport.

Arrangements are being handled through Precious Memories Mortuary, 4015 Greenwood Road in Shreveport.

The infant was killed by gunfire just before 4:30 a.m. Saturday in the 3000 block of Sunnybrook Street in the city’s Sunset Acres neighborhood.

Authorities urge anyone with any information about the shooting to contact Shreveport-Caddo Crime Stoppers by calling (318) 673-7373, visiting the organization’s website,, or using the P3 Tips app.

The nonprofit pays cash rewards for information that leads to the arrest of the individual or individuals responsible for crimes.


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