Cedar Grove stabbing victim named by Caddo Coroner

Cedar Grove stabbing victim named by Caddo Coroner
Jasper C. Martin III, 20, was found in a ditch suffering from stab wounds to his chest and neck just before 1 a.m. in the 6500 block of Henderson Street.

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Caddo Coroner’s Office has released the name of the man stabbed and killed on Thursday.

Jasper C. Martin III, 20, was found in a ditch suffering from stab wounds to his chest and neck just before 1 a.m. in the 6500 block of Henderson Street.

Authorities confirmed his identity by fingerprint comparison. He was taken to Oschner-LSU Health Hospital where he died.

An autopsy will be performed. The stabbing remains under investigation by police.

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