SFD confirms arson investigation on Wallace Ave; suspect sought

This is the same location as the double murder investigation.

Double murder, fire at same location

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Crews with the Shreveport Police Department and the Shreveport Fire Department are working to learn more on Wednesday after a key location in a double homicide investigation was set on fire.

Around 11 p.m. on Tuesday night, crews were called out to a house fire in the 7100 block of Wallace Avenue.

No one was home at the time of the fire. Firefighters told KSLA they are categorizing the incident as an arson investigation, and noted that upon arrival, they found flames shooting out of the home.

BREAKING: Possible arson fire at same location of last nights double murder. This is at Wallace and W 71st.

Posted by KSLA News 12 on Tuesday, September 29, 2020

The house was the same location as Monday night’s double homicide.

Two men were shot in that incident, sending them both to a Shreveport hospital where they later died. Shreveport police have named 33-year-old Stanley Goldsby as a suspect in the homicide investigation.

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.

Police are offering a minimum $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Goldsby.

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