Victim named in Ingleside shooting; suspect turns self in

Victim named in Ingleside shooting; suspect turns self in
Joshua Parks, 26. (Source: SPD)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A man is dead following a shooting.

Police were called just after 9 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 18. to the 2800 block of DeSoto Street. That’s in Shreveport’s Ingleside neighborhood.

Upon arrival, officers found Edward Lattin, 34, of Shreveport, who had been shot multiple times.

Lattin was transported to Ochsner LSU Health hospital where he succumbed to his injuries at 9:36 a.m.

Investigators responded to the scene and after collecting evidence and were able to determine that Joshua Parks, 26, was the alleged shooter in the homicide.

According to witness statements, Parks shot the victim multiple times after engaging in a dispute.

A warrant for his arrest was issued Friday, Dec. 18; SPD detectives say Parks turned himself in almost immediately after the warrant being issued.

Parks faces a charge of second-degree murder. He was booked into the Shreveport City Jail with no set bond.

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