SPD: Man accidentally shoots himself after woman stabs him in Allendale neighborhood


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SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — Shreveport police are investigating an accidental shooting and a stabbing that left a man injured in the Allendale neighborhood Friday night.

According to the Shreveport Police Department, officers received a call around 9:10 p.m. about a shooting in the 2800 block of Ashton Street.

When police arrived at the scene, they learned that a woman stabbed a man and when the man grabbed his gun to leave, he accidentally shot himself.

The victim was taken to a local hospital and he is expected to survive from his injuries.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as more information becomes available.

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