9-year-old shot, two men arrested

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SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Shreveport police were called to the Stoner Hill neighborhood around 5 p.m. yesterday.

Witnesses say 39-year-old Chico Washington and 44-year-old Danny Bourgeois were arguing over a flashlight when bourgeois pulled out a knife.

Washington then pulled out a handgun and shot at Bourgeois.
One of those bullets grazed a nine-year-old and another hit Bourgeois in his abdomen.

Both men ran away and were later arrested.

The nine-year-old was taken to Ochsner LSU Health and is expected to be okay.

Bourgeois’ injuries are also non-life-threatening.

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