BCPD searching Barksdale Boulevard following shooting; suspect sought

Man shot, BCPD investigating

BOSSIER CITY, La. (KSLA) - Officers with the Bossier City Police Department are searching Barksdale Boulevard after a man was shot this morning.

Police say the shooting took place at 3:30 a.m. The victim walked to a home on Wilbanks Street with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Officers are searching the 2200 block of Barksdale Boulevard to find where the shooting happened and neighborhoods near the scene.

According to BCPD Spokeswoman Traci Ponder, the man’s injuries are non-life threatening.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to contact the Bossier City Police Department at 318-741-8605.

To give an anonymous tip, call Bossier Crime Stoppers at 318-424-4100, or log onto www.p3tips.com to submit a tip via the web or download the mobile app. The mobile app is secure, password-protected, and anonymous.

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