Suspect in Hassett Avenue shooting surrenders to police
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A Shreveport resident has been arrested in connection with a shooting in mid-May in which a man was seriously wounded.
Carldeaundre Dewayne Morgan, 22, surrendered to authorities at the Shreveport police complex just after 8 a.m. Thursday, police Cpl. Angie Willhite said.
Morgan, of the 2600 block of Hassett Avenue, was interviewed then booked into Shreveport City Jail at 8:20 a.m. on a charge of attempted second-degree murder.
He has since been transferred to Caddo Correctional Center, where he was booked at 7:36 p.m.
He is suspected of shooting 37-year-old Marcus Palmer just before 6 a.m. May 17 in the 2600 block of Hassett Avenue.
Officers found Palmer in a house there with multiple gunshots to his upper body.
He was taken to a Shreveport hospital for treatment.
Morgan's bond is set at $500,000.
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