Two wounded in shooting at Shreveport apartment complex


SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Police are investigating after two people were wounded in a shooting at a West Shreveport apartment complex early Wednesday afternoon.

It happened just before 12:30 p.m. at The Sanctuary at Shreveport apartments in the 3700 block of Valley View Drive, where Shreveport police responded to a report of shots fired in the area and arrived to find two victims suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Both victims were taken to Ochsner LSU Health Hospital; one in life-threatening condition, the other in non-life-threatening condition.

Police and Crime Scene investigators are at the scene collecting evidence and interviewing witnesses, but preliminary information is that the victims, Black men believed to be in their 20s, were standing outside at the apartment complex when two males who were on foot opened fire on the victims and then fled the scene.

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