- Julia LeFort
Reporter Timmy Lane was on the scene June 9th after a shooting outside the Royalty Lounge located within the 200 block of Texas Street. Both the Shreveport Police and the Shreveport Fire Department were present on the scene as the three victims of the shooting were being transported to Oschner Health Hospital. According to Corporal Marcus Hines, the shooting occurred around 10:25 PM and began with an argument inside Royalty Lounge that made its way outside onto the street. Two males and one female were shot, with two of the victims sustaining life-threatening injuries. At the time of Lane’s reporting, no information was available in connection with suspects.
Update: Leejerryius Blaines, 29, died as a result of his injuries shortly after arriving to the hospital. The other two victims, a female adult and a male adult, remain in serious condition.
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