Shreveport Police Make Arrest in June Homicide
On June 25, 2022, at 11:20 p.m. Shreveport Police patrol officers responded to a shooting in the 5400 West 70th Street. Arriving officers located a victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The Shreveport Fire Department responded to the scene and pronounced the male victim deceased. The victim was later identified as Jeremy Wyatt.
Investigators with the Violent Crimes and Crime Scene Units were called to the scene. CSIU collected items of evidence and investigators canvassed the neighborhood searching for witnesses and video.
Through an investigation, Detectives developed Lloyd Cooks (06/21/03) as a possible suspect in this case. On August 4, 2022, a warrant lead by Shreveport police was executed with the assistance of the Shreveport City Marshal Office, SPD Warrants Division, U.S. Marshal Task Force, and SPD K-9 Unit. Cooks was taken into custody without incident and charged with one count of second-degree murder.