SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Shreveport police are investigating after a shooting left three men wounded in the city’s Hollywood neighborhood Thursday afternoon, briefly forcing a nearby school into lockdown.
Police say the victims were found by officers who were responding to reports of multiple shots fired at a home in the 400 block of West 64th Street near Caddo Middle Career and Technology around 2:30 p.m.
Students who were inside the school at the time remained in lockdown until first responders were able to clear the scene. Officials say the school was not a target and no students were hurt.
According to SPD, the victims were shot multiple times and taken to the Oschner LSU Health Shreveport, but were alert and talking at the scene. Two of them are believed to have suffered life-threatening wounds.
This is a developing story and will be updated as information becomes available.