Suspect arrested in Lindholm Street shooting; body found while officers investigating

Williams turned himself in on Tuesday, May 23.
Published: Mar. 6, 2023 at 8:41 AM CST|Updated: May. 25, 2023 at 11:19 AM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Shreveport Police Department responded to reports of a shooting just before 7 a.m. on Monday, March 6.

The incident happened in the 4600 block of Lindholm Street at Hearne Avenue.

Officials say a man was walking his kids to the bus stop, when Boris Williams reportedly approached and shot him multiple times in the upper body. The victim was treated for life-threatening injuries.

Investigators later obtained an arrest warrant for Williams for one count of attempted second-degree murder. Williams turned himself in on Tuesday, May 23.

Police say while they were investigating the shooting, they discovered a body in a home on Lindholm that they believe had been there several days. It’s unclear at this time if/how the discovery is related to the shooting.