The incident happened shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday in the 3000 block of Devaughn St.
Officers made contact with Antonio Beverly, 22, after receiving reports that he was seen firing multiple shots in the air.
Investigators say Beverly apparently fired the shots for no reason. They also recovered the gun from the scene.
Beverly was arrested and booked into the Shreveport City Jail. He has been charged with a single count of Illegal use of a weapon.
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