Juvenile injured in Sunday night shooting, suspect in custody


SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – A suspect is behind bars after a juvenile was
injured in late Sunday night shooting at a Shreveport apartment complex.

Takiyah Baker, 21, was booked into the Shreveport City Jail just before 1:30
a.m. Monday and charged with the shooting.

According to the arrest affidavit, Shreveport Police were called to the Woodlawn
Terrace Apartments in the 6600 block of Central Street around 10:30 p.m.

When they arrived, officers located the victim who had been wounded in the
pelvis. The juvenile told officers Baker shot him after she and his cousin got into
an altercation.

The victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers located Baker at Linwood Homes Apartments in the 7200 block of
Bernstein Ave., and took her into custody. After interviewing her, she was
arrested and taken to Shreveport City Jail, where she was charged with second-degree
aggravated battery.

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