SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – A 17-year-old boy has been taken to the hospital following a shooting Sunday evening in a south Shreveport neighborhood.
According to the Shreveport Police Department, just after 4:30 p.m. officers responded to a shooting in the 3800 block of Merwin.
When officers arrived they found a 17-year-old boy shot in his backyard. The boy was taken to Ochsner LSU Health with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police say at this time they don’t know what led to the shooting but family members were taken in for questioning.