Man killed after being shot multiple times identified by coroner’s office

Homicide occurred Sunday morning at a Shreveport apartment complex, police say

Man killed after being shot multiple times identified by coroner’s office
A man died after having been shot multiple times at The Pier Landing, an apartment complex in the 3600 block of Dee Street in Shreveport, on the morning of Feb. 21, authorities say. (Source: Cody Jennings/KSLA News 12)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Shreveport police are investigating a fatal shooting.

A man who had been shot multiple times at the Pier Landing Apartments died Sunday, Feb. 21 after being taken to Ochsner LSU Health in Shreveport, a detective said.

The shooting in the 3600 block of Dee Street was reported at 10:18 a.m. Sunday, Caddo 911 dispatch records show.

The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has identified the man as Ronnie Claiborne, 29. He was positively identified through fingerprint comparison. An autopsy has been ordered.

Investigators interviewed multiple witnesses; preliminary info shows the victim and suspect got into a heated argument, and at some point, the victim and suspect both pulled out firearms. Police say the suspect shot the victim multiple times.

No arrest has been made at this time. The Investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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