Third suspect arrested in fatal Shady Grove shooting


BOSSIER CITY, LA. (KTAL/KMSS) – A third suspect has been charged in connection to a fatal shooting that left a man dead in a Shady Grove home late Monday night.

Otis Smith, 19 (Photo: Bossier City Police Department)

According to the Bossier City Police Department, 19-year-old Otis Smith of Bossier City turned himself in to police after learning he was a subject in an investigation. Smith, 18-year-old Raymond Henry of Bossier City, and a 15-year-old girl from Shreveport are charged with second-degree murder in the death of 20-year-old Adrian Carradine. The 15-year-old was also charged with aggravated flight from an officer.

Henry and the teenage girl were taken into custody following a police chase into Shreveport.

Police say the shooting happened just before 11 p.m. at a home in the 1900 block of Alison Avenue. When paramedics and officers arrived, they found Carradine unresponsive with an apparent gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to LSU Oschner Health Shreveport, where he was pronounced dead.

Police say they are still investigating and asking anyone who may have information on the crime to contact the Bossier City Police Department at 318-741-8610 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers. Police say those who want to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward are asked to call Bossier Crime Stoppers at 318-424-4100, or log onto to submit a tip via the web.

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