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UPDATE: Suspect in apartment shooting captured, arrested

UPDATE: Agents with the United States Marshal’s Violent Offender Task Force located Terrence Harris today (April 16) in the 1300 block of Burchett Street and took him into custody. Along with the charge of aggravated assault with a firearm, Harris was also charged with simple battery for pushing his girlfriend into a wall during the argument that is noted in the original news release and he had four outstanding warrants with the Shreveport Police Department.

Terrence Antonio Harris
Terrence Antonio Harris

The Bossier City Police Department and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for help with finding a man who fired a gun into an apartment occupied by multiple people, including children.

Detectives with the Violent Crimes Unit have obtained an arrest warrant for Terrence Antonio Harris, 21, of Bossier City charging him with aggravated assault with a firearm. Harris is accused of firing a gunshot through the front door of his girlfriend’s apartment at the North Park Apartment complex in the 2500 block of Montgomery Lane late Monday night.

Detectives say shooting appears to have stemmed from an argument that Harris had earlier with his girlfriend who was inside the apartment at the time of the shooting along with another adult and three children. Fortunately none of them was injured. The round ended up crashing through a wall and into another apartment but did not hit anyone inside that second unit.

Harris is a black male, 5’7” tall and weighs about 140 pounds. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Bossier Crime Stoppers at (318) 424-4100. They can also submit a tip via the Bossier Crime Stoppers website – bossiercrimestoppers.org.

Callers to Bossier Crime Stoppers are reminded they may remain totally anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward if their information leads to an arrest.

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