Authorities ID man who died a day after he was shot in head

Coroner IDs man who died a day after being shot in his head
Updated: Jul. 31, 2018 at 10:04 PM CDT
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(Source: KSLA News 12)
(Source: KSLA News 12)

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Authorities have identified the 42-year-old man who died as a result of a shooting Sunday afternoon.

The Caddo coroner's office says he is Shededrick Jackson, of Shreveport.

A 15-year-old male also was wounded in the shooting at 4:29 p.m. Sunday at Jewella Avenue at Jackson Street in Shreveport, according to Caddo 911 dispatch records.

Officers found a Hyundai Elantra parked on Jackson Street and facing east, police Cpl. Marcus Hines said.

Shededrick Jackson was in the car suffering from a gunshot wound to his head.

The 15-year-old male had been shot multiple times.

Shededrick Jackson died at 2:55 p.m. Monday in a Shreveport hospital, according to the coroner's office.

Authorities urge anyone with any information about the case to contact Shreveport-Caddo Crime Stoppers by calling (318) 673-7373, visiting the organization's website,, or using the P3Tips app.

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