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Man shot in chest while sitting on porch; police investigating

The victim is 70 years old
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.
Published: Jun. 20, 2022 at 5:54 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 20, 2022 at 9:21 AM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - A 70-year-old man is recovering after being shot early Monday morning.

Officers got the call at 12:15 a.m to the 3700 block of Sumner Street.

The man was sitting on his front porch when he heard a single shot fired from a passing vehicle. He was struck in the chest.

SFD crews brought him to a Shreveport hospital. The injury is not life-threatening.

The Shreveport Police Department is investigating.

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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