61-year-old man dead after shooting in his yard off MLK Drive in north Shreveport
The Caddo coroner’s office has released his identity
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A deadly shooting was reported in Shreveport around midday Monday, Nov. 22.
It happened just before noon on Alda Street near Willie Mays and Jessie Owens streets. That’s in north Shreveport off Dr. Martin Luther King Drive.
The Caddo coroner’s office has since identified the victim as 61-year-old Gary Lee.
SPD officials say Lee was taken to a local hospital, where he died.
No information is immediately available about a possible suspect or motive.
Officers are canvassing the area and looking for potential witnesses. One witness reportedly heard some sort of argument and a shot being fired.
Police said that Lee was in his yard when he was shot and that they do not believe he was armed.
At least half a dozen units with the Shreveport Police Department initially responded, according to dispatch records.
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