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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Bossier City Police Arrest Three in Overnight Homicide Investigation

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RELEASED 2-11-2020 2:54 p.m. This 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 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.


UPDATE (2-11-2020 6:10 p.m.) The third arrest in this case was made in the afternoon that same day. Nineteen year old Otis Smith of Bossier City turned himself in to police. He is charged on a warrant for second degree murder.


UPDATE (2-11-2020 12:10 p.m.) The Bossier City Police Department is investigating this case as a homicide. The victim is 20-year-old Adrian Carradine of Bossier City.

Anyone who may have information on the crime is asked to contact the Bossier City Police Department at 318-741-8610 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

Those who want to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward are asked to call Bossier Crime Stoppers at 318-424-4100, or log onto www.p3tips.com to submit a tip via the web.


ORIGINAL RELEASE (2-11-2020 12:36 a.m.) This is a preliminary report based on early information from the scene. The investigation is ongoing.

At 10:56 pm, 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.

After pursuing a suspect vehicle, police detained several subjects near the Jimmie Davis bridge. Shreveport police assisted in locating those subjects.