SPD: Man shows up to hospital with wound to the face after shooting

Published: Jan. 1, 2018 at 9:29 AM CST|Updated: Jan. 1, 2018 at 12:40 PM CST
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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police are investigating after a man showed up to the hospital with a wound to the face early Monday morning after a shooting.

Officers were sent to Willis-Knighton North on Greenwood Road a little after 2 a.m.

The man told police he was stopped on Jewella Avenue at Midway Street when someone started firing shots towards him car shattering his windows.

Earlier it was reported that the victim was shot in the face but now police say he was just cut by the shattering glass.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Shreveport police or Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.

This was one of 3 shootings reported for early New Year's Day.

First responders also picked up another man just before 2 a.m. on Linda Street, between Bryan Circle and Gorton Road. The man told police he had been shot in the while in a vehicle driving somewhere along I-220.

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