SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Authorities have identified a man who was found fatally shot early Thursday morning in Shreveport's Queensborough neighborhood.
Preliminary investigation indicates 25-year-old Markzaulous Lewis died after being shot with a shotgun in his torso, the Caddo coroner's office reports.
The official determination of his cause of death is pending results of an autopsy.
Officers have located a shotgun and are working to determine if it is the one used in the shooting.
Lewis was found dead just after 7:30 a.m. Thursday in a residence in the 3100 block of Catherine Street.
Others, including a young child, were in the home but were not hurt, police Cpl. Marcus Hines said.
Police have since arrested 26-year-old Demarcus Bradley, of Waskom, Texas, on a charge of second-degree murder.
Authorities urge anyone with any information about the homicide to contact Shreveport-Caddo Crime Stoppers by calling (318) 673-7373 or visiting the organization's website, lockemup.org.