UPDATED: BCPD investigating Scott Street homicide

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From the Bossier City Police Department:

UPDATE:

Bossier City Police Investigating Homicide at Scott Street Residence

At 5:58 pm on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, Bossier City Police received a report of a shooting at 1900 Scott Street. Responding officers located a male subject suffering from a gunshot wound inside the residence. The man was identified as 37-year-old Jerome Durham of Bossier City. Despite Bossier City firefighters’ efforts, Durham was pronounced dead. No arrests have been made. The investigation is ongoing.   

Original Post:

At 5:58 pm Bossier City Police received a report of a shooting at 1900 Scott Street. Responding officers located a male subject suffering from a gunshot wound inside the residence.

Despite Bossier City firefighters’ efforts, the man was pronounced dead. Next of kin has not yet been notified. Police detained one person at the scene.

Detectives are now continuing the investigation.

This is a developing story. BPT will post updates as further information is made available.