Man dead after shooting in Cass County

Published: Jul. 28, 2022 at 5:58 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 7, 2022 at 9:54 AM CDT
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CASS COUNTY, Texas (KSLA) - Cass County deputies responded to the scene of a shooting just after 3 p.m. on Thursday, July 28.

The incident began on Polk Street.

Officials say a fight led to the shooting, leaving one man in life-threatening condition. The victim was taken to a hospital in Shreveport. The Atlanta Police Department says the victim, identified as Elijah Smith, died around 7 p.m. Thursday night.

Police have confirmed one person is in custody for questioning.

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