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Man arrested, charged in hotel shooting

The victim is fighting for her life in a Shreveport hospital
Matthew Foster, 39, faces a charge of attempted second-degree murder.
Matthew Foster, 39, faces a charge of attempted second-degree murder.(Shreveport City Jail | SPD)
Published: May. 5, 2022 at 10:02 AM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A man is charged following a shooting that left one woman fighting for her life.

Matthew Foster, 39, faces a charge of attempted second-degree murder.

It happened May 3 around 5:45 a.m. on W Monkhouse Drive. Caddo Parish dispatch records show at least five units with the Shreveport Police Department and four EMS units initially responded to the scene.

At the scene, officers found a woman with at least a gunshot injury to the upper body. She was sent to a Shreveport hospital with a life-threatening injury, according to police.

Investigators were able to determine that Foster was reportedly responsible for the shooting.

No bond is set. Foster was booked into the Shreveport City Jail.

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