Caddo coroner releases name of man killed in drive-by shooting on Line Avenue


SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – The Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has released the name of a man who was mortally wounded by gunfire during a drive-by shooting involving two cars in Shreveport Wednesday evening.

According to the coroner’s office, 28-year-old Taylor Bowers and another man were shot multiple times just after 5:15 p.m. at the intersection of Line Avenue and Robinson Place.

Bowers died at the scene from his injuries, and the other victim was taken to Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport with life-threatening injuries.

Mr. Bowers was positively identified through fingerprint comparison. An autopsy has been authorized.

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