Coroner’s office names victim in fatal fire

Coroner’s office names victim in fatal fire
Two of the people who were in a house on David Drive in Shreveport got out safely after it caught fire about 6:17 p.m. Jan. 15. (Source: Bubba Kneipp/KSLA News 12)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Caddo Coroner’s Office has released the name of the man who died in a fatal house fire on Jan. 15.

The body of Dave C. Jackson Sr., 61, was found in a home in the 600 block of David Drive just after 6:30 p.m. after crews were able to extinguish a fire at the residence.

According to the coroner’s office, Jackson was identified by his fingerprints.

An autopsy will be performed.

The fire remains under investigation.

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