Police Investigate Fatal Home Invasion in Shreveport


Published 07/28 2014 04:41PM

Updated 07/28 2014 04:59PM

SHREVEPORT, LA (NBC NEWS) -- Shreveport police have released the name of the person who was shot early this morning in the Highland neighborhood.

William David Carroll, 48, was shot in the chest around 3 a.m. on Monday morning. Carroll was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say carroll and a male associate were inside the residence when two suspects, one of which was armed with a handgun, entered the home in apparent attempt to rob them.

One of the suspects reportedly fired a gun, striking Carroll. Both suspects, described only as black males, fled on foot.

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