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Shreveport Police Violent Crime investigators have arrested Tristen Thomas (10-23-03) for the March 5th, 2023, murder in the 5100 Block of Bert Kouns Industrial Loop.

On March 5th, 2023, officers were called to a shooting in the 5100 Block of Bert Kouns Industrial Loop. As officers arrived, they discovered an 18-year-old female who was deceased from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased by the Shreveport Fire Department.

Detectives with the Shreveport Police Violent Crimes Unit were called to the scene and a homicide investigation then followed. It was learned that the victim met several people at the skating rink after the business closed, to fight. The victim engaged in a brief physical altercation with the suspects, and the victim was ultimately shot and killed.

On March 8, 2023, Tristen Thomas was arrested for one count of 2nd-degree murder.

Investigation into this case is ongoing. If you have any information regarding this case, please contact the Shreveport Police Department at 318 673-7300.  If you want your information to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 318 673-7373.

Anyone with information who wants to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward is asked to log onto to submit your tip via the web. For a secure and password-protected mobile app for your smart device, go to the App Store and download the free "P3tips" mobile app. No caller ID, no recorded lines, no tracking cookies, no saved IP address. ANONYMITY IS GUARANTEED!

When using the free downloadable P3 Tips mobile app OR the website, both feature very unique integrated Two-Way Dialog capabilities which allow the tipster to come back and provide additional information to their tip at any time. It also provides a secure means for the coordinator to ask the tipster questions pertaining to a provided tip (this is important for the tipster to know because some tips leave detectives requesting further information from the coordinator that only the tipster could provide).

Another reason to use the P3 mobile app or website is so that reward information can be given back to the tipster upon request through the same secure and encrypted interface.

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