Tragedy in a local neighborhood as a newborn baby is killed by gunfire.

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The Caddo Coroner’s Office issued this information:

A Shreveport infant killed by gunfire early Saturday has been named by the Caddo Parish Coroner's office.

1-month-old Queen Dean was killed by a round that struck her in the head just before 4:20am in the 3000 block of Sunnybrook Street, in the Sunset Acres neighborhood.

An autopsy has been authorized at Ochsner LSU Health hospital.

The shooting remains under investigation by the Shreveport Police Department.