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Mooretown shooting leaves man fighting for his life; suspect sought

Anyone with information is asked to call Shreveport police at (318) 673-7300 or...
Anyone with information is asked to call Shreveport police at (318) 673-7300 or Shreveport-Caddo CrimeStoppers at (318) 673-7373, visit the group's website, or the P3Tips app to submit information anonymously.(KSLA)
Published: Oct. 25, 2021 at 5:06 AM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A man is fighting for his life following a shooting late Sunday night.

Officers got the call just before 11:15 p.m. on Oct. 24 in the 3200 block of Illinois Street in Shreveport’s Mooretown neighborhood.

At the scene, officers found a man with a gunshot wound to the hip, according to Sgt. Angie Willhite. He was sent to a Shreveport hospital; his injuries are considered life-threatening. However, officials say he is expected to recover.

Police are investigating a shooting that took place hours later in the Allendale neighborhood.

Anyone with information is asked to call Shreveport police at (318) 673-7300 or Shreveport-Caddo CrimeStoppers at (318) 673-7373, visit the group’s website, or the P3Tips app to submit information anonymously.

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