UPDATE: AS OF 12:51AM, SUSPECT IS IN CUSTODY; EMS IN ROUTE TO RENDER AID TO THE SUSPECT FOR A GUNSHOT WOUND TO THE LEG AND DOG BITE
On Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at 11:01pm Shreveport Police Department received a call for a burglary in progress at a residence on 5L Westwood Park.
We’re being told that after the suspect broke into a home on 5L Westwood Park that at least one round was fired inside of the home.
Upon officers arriving on scene, we’re being told at least 4 additional rounds were fired at officers.
SPD has over 18 units working this scene. We did notice as we were leaving the scene SPD Officers were searching vehicles that were exiting this neighborhood, which leads us to believe the suspect is possibly still in the area, armed and dangerous.
If you stay in this area of west Shreveport we advise you stay inside, lock your doors and don’t answer them for anyone.
This story is still developing and we will update as more information comes available.