UPDATE: Shreveport Police charge man in fatal shooting

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UPDATE: Shreveport Police say a domestic dispute ended with the death of a woman.

It happened after a shooting at a home in the 8700 block of South Emerald Loop.

As officers arrived at the scene, it was learned a 38 year old woman was suffering a single gunshot wound to the head.  The woman, whose name has not been released, was transported to Oschner LSU Health Hospital where she later died.

On scene at the home ,authorities detained 30 year old Ramon Adger.  

Based on preliminary information, it is believed Adger and the woman were inside the home when a dispute of an unknown nature erupted. At the height of the dispute, Adger reportedly produced a firearm, subsequently shooting the victim.  Shreveport Police violent Crimes detectives transported Adger to Shreveport Police headquarters where he was interviewed by investigators.  

Adger was charged with a single count of Second Degree Murder and booked into the Shreveport City Jail.


Shreveport Police are investigating a shooting that happened early Tuesday morning in the 8700 block of South Emerald Loop.

A woman who lives nearby tells us a man and woman got into a fight when shots ran out and the woman was fatally shot. The resident says she is fed up with the recent crime in the area.

“I asked somebody who witnessed it and he was like somebody got shot and killed and I’m like well I’m used to it. It is Shreveport. It goes on everyday all day everyday. There is nothing I can do about it just pray for the family,” said Chloe Brownell.

The details of the crime are unclear at this time. We are waiting to confirm details with Shreveport Police. 

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