Shreveport man found dead of multiple gunshot wounds in Haughton

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A Shreveport man is deceased following an early morning shooting Friday after his body was located at the end of the 600 block of Parker Road off of Bellevue Road in the Haughton area.

Steven J. Beaird, 61, of Walker Road in Shreveport, was pronounced dead of multiple gunshots early this morning. 

Bossier Sheriff’s Office patrol deputies were dispatched to the scene after neighbors contacted the Bossier Sheriff’s Office at 5 a.m. today.

When deputies arrived, they found Beaird, 61, deceased at the end of Parker Road next to a motorcycle.

Crime scene investigators with the Bossier Sheriff’s Office arrived to process the crime scene, and the Bossier Parish Coroner’s Office confirmed multiple gunshot wounds to Beaird.

Bossier Sheriff’s Office investigators are vigorously conducting their investigation into the pre-dawn shooting. A Bossier Sheriff’s Office detective and chaplain conducted the next-of-kin death notification Friday morning.

Detectives have interviewed neighbors in the area who may have any information about what took place, and they are urging anyone else who may have any information about the case to contact the Bossier Sheriff’s Office at (318) 965-2203 or Bossier Crimestoppers at (318) 424-4100.

NBC6/FOX33 reporter Delano Henry was at the scene this morning and will bring details at 6 tonight only on NBC6 News, and 9 tonight only on FOX33 News. 

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