Shreveport man shot during scuffle

Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:56am

Authorities are working to identify a gunman who shot a local man in west Shreveport last night.

At around 9:10 p.m., officers were sent to the intersection of Union Avenue and West 70th Street to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found 18-year-old Dshundre Harris suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower left leg. Harris was taken to a local hospital with minor injury.

Detectives and another man were apparently walking in the 6600 block of Clift Avenue when a known man approached them and attempted to start a fight. During the struggle, the suspect allegedly pulled a gun and fired several shots, one which hit Harris, as the men ran from the scene.

Investigators are working at this hour to positively identify the shooter and are asking anyone with any information regarding this crime to contact Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373 or


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