MPD seeks witnesses, suspects in shots-fired incident Monday

By Bonnie Culverhouse

Minden Police are looking for suspects in a “shots-fired” incident that took place Monday afternoon.

Deputy Chief Tokia Harrison said officers were dispatched to the 600 block of Marion Street, Minden, around 4 p.m. for an active shooting.

“The suspects fled in a Tahoe and a Chrysler 300,” said Harrison. “Officers found seven .62 spent casings from an AK 47.”

Harrison a vehicle was damaged by the gunfire and one round was recovered from apartment building brick. 

“Fortunately, no one was hit and no one was injured,” she said.

Detectives are investigating leads but no arrests have been made. Harrison said they are unsure how many shooters were involved.

Anyone with information about the shooting, please contact Minden Police at 318-371-4226.

This information has been provided by a law enforcement agency as public information. Persons named as suspects in a criminal investigation, or arrested and charged with a crime, have not been convicted of any criminal offense and are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.