Gunshot victim dies after being found unconscious in street

Bossier City police have begun a homicide investigation

Gunshot victim dies after being found unconscious in a Bossier City street

BOSSIER CITY, La. (KSLA) — KSLA News 12 has confirmed that a shooting in Bossier City has proved to be deadly.

It happened just about 2:25 p.m. today in the 1100 block of Rickerson Street.

That’s just east of Airline Drive at Barksdale Boulevard.

Police tell KSLA News 12 that they found a man unconscious and suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police said they have no information about a possible suspect.

“Detectives are speaking with those they suspect were involved in the incident,” city spokeswoman Traci Landry said.

Further details are not yet available.

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

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