BCPD: Two teens arrested in connection to shooting

BCPD: Two teens arrested in connection to shooting
Shooting (Source: WALB)

BOSSIER CITY, La. (KSLA) - Two 17-year-olds are in custody at this time for their alleged role in the shooting of a 16-year-old on Halloween.

According to the Bossier City Police Department, the pair were taken into custody, each charged with attempted second-degree murder.

Officers were called just after 12:15 p.m. to a shooting in the 1300 block of Meadowview Drive.

Officers collected information that three male juveniles were walking in the area when a confrontation took place among them and one of the juveniles, a 16-year-old, was shot in the stomach. The two other juveniles, who are both 17 years old, fled the area.
Bossier City Police Department

The two are being held at the Ware Youth Center.

The 16-year-old victim remains in the hospital.

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