Shreveport Man Murders His Grandfather in 3rd Homicide of 2023
Shreveport Police Violent Crime investigators have arrested Dalton Robinson (12/30/1997) for his suspected involvement in the January 12th, 2023, murder of his grandfather.
On January 12th at 10:40 a.m. officers were called to a deceased person in the 400 block of Washington Street. As officers arrived on the scene Shreveport Fire Department declared the victim deceased. Officers notated severe head trauma to the victim.
Detectives with the Shreveport Police Violent Crimes Unit were called to the scene and a homicide investigation ensued. With the assistance of the Shreveport Police Crime Scene Unit, Detectives were able to determine that the victim had been fatally beaten by his grandson Dalton Robinson.
A warrant was obtained for the arrest of Robinson, and he was taken into custody around 7:00 p.m. in west Shreveport. Robinson was then transported and booked into the Shreveport City Jail for 2nd Degree Murder. No other details are available at this time.
This is the third Homicide in Shreveport in 2023. Due to the laws issued in reference to mugshot releases in the state of Louisiana we are required to remind that all suspects are innocent until proven guilty.