SPD names suspect in double homicide investigation; search underway

Two dead in morning shooting

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Two men are dead following a shooting late Monday evening, and the Shreveport police have identified a suspect in the investigation.

Stanley Goldsby, 33, faces two charges of second-degree murder, one of which was upgraded from attempted second-degree murder after one of the men died.

According to the Shreveport Police Department, at 10 p.m., officers were called to the 7100 block of Wallace Avenue regarding a shooting.

Stanley Goldsby, 33
Stanley Goldsby, 33 (Source: SPD)

At the scene, police found 25-year-old Ladarrien Taylor and 23-year-old Denzel Taylor suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper body. Both were sent to a Shreveport hospital with life-threatening injuries. Both men later died.

Investigators with the Homicide and Crime Scene Units were called. Evidence was collected at the scene. Detectives began interviewing witnesses and canvassing the neighborhood for video.

“Through their investigation, they learned that 33-year-old Stanley Goldsby came to the residence and argued with one of the victims. During the argument, Goldsby produced a firearm and shot both victims in the upper body. Stanley fled the scene in a vehicle after the shooting.”

Bond was set at $250,000 and $100,000. Goldsby’s last known address was in the 700 block of Central Street.

Anyone with information is asked to call Shreveport police at (318) 673-7300 or Shreveport-Caddo CrimeStoppers at (318) 673-7373, visit the group’s website, or the P3Tips app to submit information anonymously.

Anyone with information is asked to call Shreveport police at (318) 673-7300 or Shreveport-Caddo CrimeStoppers at (318) 673-7373, visit the group’s website, or the P3Tips app to submit information anonymously.

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