Police are investigating a shooting in west Shreveport that left a local man recovering from several gunshot wounds.

Patrol officers were called to the Woodlawn Terrace apartments in the 700 block of West 68th Street to a report that a man had been shot there. When they arrived, they found 31-year-old Christopher Washington suffering from multiple gunshots to the arms. He was taken to University Health for treatment.

Violent Crimes Unit investigators found out Washington was among a group of males involved in a verbal dispute that erupted into an exchange of gunfire. Crime scene evidence was collected and submitted.

Detectives are working to identify and locate those responsible. If you have information that can help, call Caddo Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.