Lakeshore Drive shooting victim named by coroner’s office

Lakeshore Drive shooting victim named by coroner’s office
According to the coroner’s office, Nicholas Kent Sparks was shot around 8 p.m. and died around 8:30 p.m. He was positively identified by his fingerprints. (Source: WALB)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Caddo Coroner’s Office has named a man who was shot and killed when he was sitting in his car on Sunday, Jan. 17.

Nicholas Kent Sparks, 25, died after being shot outside a home in the 3800 block of Lakeshore Drive in north Shreveport.

Victim named in Lakeshore Drive shooting

According to the coroner’s office, he was shot around 8 p.m. and died around 8:30 p.m. He was positively identified by his fingerprints.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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