Shreveport man arrested after brutally beating woman
Shreveport, LA (KMSS) — Shreveport Police have arrested a man for a domestic dispute that turned violent in south Shreveport.
It happened at 3:18 p.m. Saturday when Shreveport Police were called to a home in the 9400 block of Ranch Lane for a domestic dispute.
On arrival, officers found a woman suffering from serious head injuries. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment of her wounds.
Based on preliminary information and evidence gathered at the scene, officers arrested Stephen McGill, 56, and notified crime scene investigators were called to the scene.
Investigators found McGill and the victim, who were involved in a relationship, had a dispute during the course of which McGill attacked her.
It was later found that the victim had facial fractures, bruising to her upper body, and a stab wound to her shoulder.
Crime scene investigators seized a knife from the home they believe was used to stab the victim.
McGill was charged with aggravated batter and was booked into Shreveport City Jail.