1 injured in west Shreveport road rage shooting; suspect arrested

Published: Sep. 15, 2022 at 9:47 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 15, 2022 at 12:16 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Shreveport Police Department has made an arrest in a shooting that left one person injured.

Dispatchers first got the call at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15 near the intersection of W 70th Street and Terry Bradshaw Pass Way.

While responding, officers were notified that the victim drove to an area hospital and was suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg.

After visiting the scene, detectives determined that the victim was driving on Buncombe Road when a beige Malibu attempted to get over in traffic, reportedly cutting him off. The Malibu then allegedly followed the victim and fired numerous shots into the car, striking him in the lower body.

A KSLA viewer sent in the following pictures that are reportedly of the suspect and victim’s vehicle.

Jaylen Stewart, 21, was later identified by detectives as the suspect in the incident. He was taken into custody and charged with one count of second-degree murder.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call Shreveport police at 318-673-7300 or Shreveport-Caddo Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373, visit the group’s website, or the P3Tips app to submit information anonymously.