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BCPD make arrest in homicide investigation

Victim identified in Monday night shooting

Bossier City Police have identified the victim in a shooting in the Bellaire neighborhood Monday night. 

The victim has been identified as 20-year-old Adrian Carradine of Bossier City. 


At 10:56 pm, on Feb 10, Bossier City police and fire personnel responded to a shooting at a residence in the 1900 block of Alison Avenue. When they arrived, police located an unresponsive adult male with an apparent gunshot wound to the chest. The man was transported to LSU Oschner hospital.


Tuesday morning around 7:00 am, Bossier City Police detectives arrested 18-year-old Raymond Henry of Bossier City and a 15-year-old juvenile female from Shreveport on the charge of second-degree murder. The juvenile is also charged with aggravated flight from an officer. The suspects were taken into custody following a police pursuit into Shreveport.


Just prior to 11:00 p.m. on Monday, February 10, 2020, an officer patrolling the neighborhood observed what appeared to be gunfire coming from a vehicle. When the officer initiated a vehicle stop, the driver failed to pull over, fleeing from the police.  


During the pursuit, police dispatchers received a call reporting the shooting. The suspect vehicle was stopped in Shreveport on Clyde Fant Parkway beneath the Jimmie Davis bridge. Shreveport Police assisted.


Bail is set at 500,000. The juvenile was transported to the Ware Detention facility for housing. Bail is set at $250,000.


On Tuesday afternoon, 19-year-old Otis Smith of Bossier City turned himself in on a warrant for second-degree murder. Smith's bond has been set at $500,000. 

Smith is a senior at Bossier High and a starter on the No. 1 LHSAA Class 3A boys basketball team in the state. Smith was scheduled to play for the Bearkats on Tuesday night against Green Oaks in a District 1-3A contest.

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