Chief: Man shot multiple times, killed in Latta; investigation underway

Chief: Man shot multiple times, killed in Latta; investigation underway
Shreveport police are investigating a report of a shooting a block north of Allendale Park.

LATTA, S.C. (WMBF) – An investigation is underway after police said a man died as the result of shot multiple times in Latta.

Police Chief Derrick Cartwright said officers responded Friday afternoon to Calm Street in reference to a shooting.

He said officers found a 36-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to the hospital according to officials, but died as a result of the shooting.

The chief said that this is an active murder investigation, and no further information at this time.

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