Man turns himself in, charged in connection to May homicide

Man wanted for May murder in jail

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A man is behind bars for his alleged role in the shooting death of a man in east Shreveport.

Antonio Johnson, 25, faces one count of second-degree murder in the death of Travarrius Adams, 28.

Just after 2 p.m on May 27, officers were called to the 1900 block of Centenary Avenue where they found Adams in a vehicle suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Adams was sent to a Shreveport hospital where he later died.

Following an investigation by SPD detectives, Johnson was believed to be responsible, according to a news release.

On July 9, Johnson surrendered himself to the Caddo Correctional Center. His bond is set at $150,000.

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