Man fatally shot inside Shreveport convenience store identified, suspect behind bars


SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — A man who was shot and killed inside a Shreveport convenience store Wednesday night has been identified.

The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has identified the man as 31-year-old Oquez Z. Allen, of Coushatta.

Around 11 p.m. Shreveport Police responded to a shooting at the Circle K in the 9000 block of Youree Dr.

According to SPD, 24-year-old Devin Adams and Allen were arguing when Adams pulled out a gun and shot Allen multiple times in the stomach.

Allen was taken to Ochsner LSU Health where he later died from his injuries.

After Adams was questioned at the scene he was arrested and booked into the Shreveport City Jail on one count of Second Degree Murder.

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