Man dies from gunshot wound to head; suspect sought

Man dies from gunshot wound to head; suspect sought

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed early Saturday morning following an argument in Shreveport. According to Detective Angie Willhite, the victim was shot in the head around 4:00 a.m. near the intersection of Wallace Avenue and 69th Street.

His identity has not been released.

After evidence was collected and witness interviews, detectives gathered enough information to procure an arrest warrant for 44-year-old Jerome Johnson, charging him with the Second Degree Murder. His bond has been set at $500,000.00.

Johnson’s last known address was in the 500 block of Browning Street.

Please contact the Shreveport Police Department at (318) 673-7300, if you have information on his whereabouts.

If you wish to remain anonymous, reach out to Shreveport Caddo Crime Stoppers. The organization offers anonymity and cash rewards for information leading to the identification and arrest of those responsible for crimes.

Tips can submitted by calling (318) 673-7373, via their website at, or through their app P3Tips.

A reward of up to $2,000.00 is being offered for information leading to Johnson’s arrest.

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