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UPDATE: Late-night shooting sends teen to the hospital

Shreveport - UPDATE: 

An investigation is underway after a teenager was shot outside of a Shreveport apartment complex. 

The shooting happened shortly before 10 p.m. Thursday in the 1000 block of Quail Creek Rd. 

When police arrived they found 18-year-old Ja’Veon Mims with a gunshot wound to her lower body. 

Mims was taken to Ochsner LSU Health with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information about this shooting is urged to contact Shreveport Police at 318-673-6955 or 318-673-7373 or visit lockemup.org




A pregnant woman is recovering in the hospital Thursday night after being shot in the leg. 

She was at the Quail Creek Apartments in Shreveport around 10 p.m. when she was shot. Police escorted her along with an ambulance unit to Oschner Health. 

We do not know of any other details at this point but we will keep you updated as details come forward. 

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