17-year-old arrested in deadly shooting at mobile home park

SPD responding to a shooting at the Pinecrest Mobile Home Village.
SPD responding to a shooting at the Pinecrest Mobile Home Village.(KSLA)
Published: Sep. 7, 2021 at 8:44 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 8, 2021 at 12:14 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Shreveport Police Department says they’ve arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting of LaDerrick Grant.

Grant, 19, was shot in the chest. He was pronounced dead at the scene just before 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 7. The suspect, a 17-year-old juvenile, has been booked on a charge of second-degree murder.

Shreveport police responded to the scene of the deadly shooting around 7:47 p.m. Tuesday.

The incident occurred at Pinecrest Mobile Home Village in the 6700 block of Jefferson Paige Road.

Officials say two men got into an argument and started shooting at each other. One of the men was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police also say witnesses were detained for questioning.

This is a developing story. Stay with KSLA News 12 for updates.

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