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SHREVEPORT, La. - Shreveport Police have arrested a man for Wednesday's drive-by shooting.

Officers arrested Cadarius Brantley on Thursday, June 13th.

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Cadarius Brantley via Shreveport Police

The shooting happened Wednesday, June 12th, on Jackson Street between Grove and Jewella Avenues just after 7 p.m.

Police say Derek White was standing outside of a home when a blue sedan drove past. Brantley then reportedly fired multiple shots from the vehicle and hit White several times.

White was taken to Ochsner-LSU Hospital where he later died.

Brantley faces several charges including second degree murder, illegal carrying of a weapon, convicted felon in possession of a firearm, and possession of schedule one narcotics with intent to distribute.

This was Wednesday's second shooting in Shreveport.


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