Man killed late Thursday night, no suspects named

Friday, February 22, 2013 - 11:58am

A Shreveport man was killed Thursday night following a shooting that allegedly happened in the Cedar Grove neighborhood.

At 11:30 p.m., officers were called to the 800 block of Turner Lane on reports of gunfire. Upon arrival, police learned a teenager, Demarcus Jones, 17, had been taken by private vehicle to a local hospital.

Medical officials alerted authorities that the victim had died a short time later at the hospital.

Detectives are working to identify who the shooter(s) is in this case. Witnesses could only tell investigators of a single gunshot and a man yelling he had been shot near the 800 block of Turner Lane

Authorites are urging anyone with any information about this shooting to please call Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373 or on their website at


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