3 injured in shooting in Shreveport; suspect sought
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Shreveport Police Department is working to learn more about an incident that left three people injured early Father’s Day morning.
Dispatchers got the call at 2:20 a.m. Sunday, June 19 to the 1600 block of Marshall Street.
Officers were told that a shooting took place across the street from The Uptown Bar & Lounge.
Two people were shot and sent to a Shreveport hospital for medical treatment for non-life-threatening wounds. Another person was grazed by gunfire.
Police later learned that the shooting took place while people were leaving the lounge. An argument took place between two groups of people. Threats were made, and that’s when someone began shooting at the opposite group.
Shreveport police are also investigating a call about gunfire that came in after 3 a.m. outside Strange Brew in the 200 block of Wall Street. No one was injured in that incident.
Anyone with information is asked to call Shreveport police at (318) 673-7300. Or contact Caddo-Shreveport Crime Stoppers by calling (318) 673-7373, visiting the group’s website or using the P3 Tips app to submit information anonymously.
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