Police investigating report of shooting on Brandtway

The wounded man told investigators that he does not know who shot him nor why he was shot

Police investigating report of shooting on Brandtway
A shooting was reported on Brandtway Street between Dollarway and Gaywood drives in Shreveport on the afternoon of Sept. 27. (Source: Kenley Hargett/KSLA News 12)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Shreveport police are investigating a shooting just west of Mansfield Road and a few blocks south of West 70th Street.

The call to Brandtway Street came in at 2:23 p.m., Caddo 911 dispatch records show.

A man was sitting in his Chevrolet Suburban when someone in a van pulled up and shot him three times in his right side, police said.

The man told investigators that he does not know who shot him nor why he was shot.

Authorities said his wounds did not appear to be life-threatening.

Dispatch records show that police still have seven units, down from eight earlier, on the scene between Dollarway and Gaywood drives.

Crime scene tape can be seen stretched across the front of a residence there.

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

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