Woman fatally shot in MLK area, SPD investigating


SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — Shreveport Police are asking for information involving the fatal shooting of a woman Friday night in the Martin Luther King area.

According to SPD, officers responding to reports of a shooting found the body of a 39-year-old black female was found on the side of the road on 7th St. at David Raines Rd. area shortly after 9 p.m.

SPD says investigators canvassed the area in search of witnesses and evidence and on Saturday asked that anyone that might have been in the area or have information about the shooting or the suspect to contact them to aid in the on-going investigation.

Anyone with information should contact Shreveport Police immediately at 318-673-7300 #3 or 318-673-6955. Those wishing to remain anonymous are asked to call Caddo-Shreveport Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373 or via their app, P3Tips.

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