SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Police say a Shreveport man has been arrested in connection with Sunday’s fatal shooting in the city’s South Lakeshore neighborhood.
Mawu Goodrum, 47, is charged with one count of second-degree murder and one count of illegal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Goodrum was sought on a warrant after police identified him as a suspect in connection with the slaying of a man who was shot while sitting in a car outside a home in the 3800 block of Lakeshore Drive around 8 p.m. Sunday.
The victim died at the scene. He was later identified as 25-year-old Nicholas Kent Spark of Shreveport.
Detectives say they were able to find and interview multiple witnesses to the shooting and identified Goodrum as the alleged gunman.