Man followed and shot on I-220 E

Search for person who shot driver on I-220

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — A man is recovering in the hospital after being shot while driving on eastbound Interstate 220 just before 2 p.m.

Driver followed then shot on I-220 by someone in a black KIA sedan, police say

According to the Shreveport Police Department, the driver noticed a black KIA Sedan following him on Pines Road then got onto eastbound Interstate then eastbound I-220.

The KIA continued following the man and eventually pulled up beside his car and fired at least five shots at the vehicle. Four shots hit the car and one hit the driver in the arm.

The car spun out into the median while the KIA was driven away.

No other vehicle was hit by the gunfire, and the victim’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening, authorities say.

Police are on the lookout for the black KIA Sedan involved in the shooting.

Authorities urge anyone with any information about the shooting to call Shreveport police at (318) 673-7300, option 3.

Or contact Shreveport-Caddo Crime Stoppers by calling (318) 673-7373, visiting the organization’s website or using the P3 Tips app to submit information anonymously.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of those responsible for this crime.

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