One woman is dead following an early morning shooting in Shreveport.

Just before 4:30 am officers responded to reports of a shooting in the 2500 block of Regent Street in the Ingleside neighborhood. Officers arrived to find a 23 year old female victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest.

The victim was rushed to University Health Hospital where she later died.

Detectives learned that several people were sleeping inside the home when unknown individual(s) fired several shots into the home striking the victim.

Investigators are asking for the public’s help. Please contact Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373 or visit the website at Lockemup.org if you have any information about this shooting.