Five critically injured in drive-by shooting in Shreveport

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Five people were hospitalized after being shot and critically injured in a drive-by shooting at a liquor 링크모음 store in Shreveport, Louisiana, on Sunday.

Authorities described the injuries as life-threatening, with police on the lookout for a white Ford car, the report said.

The incident comes amid fresh debate over U.S.

gun controls, stoked by an incident last week where a gunman shot eight people dead and injured several others at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis before taking his own life.

Five people were hospitalized after being shot and critically injured in a drive-by shooting at a liquor store in Shreveport, Louisiana, on Sunday

Five people were hospitalized after being shot and critically injured in a drive-by shooting at a liquor store in Shreveport, Louisiana, on Sunday

Five people were hospitalized after being shot and critically injured in a drive-by shooting at a liquor store in Shreveport, Louisiana, on Sunday

Authorities described the injuries as life-threatening, with police on the lookout for a white Ford car

Authorities described the injuries as life-threatening, with police on the lookout for a white Ford car

Authorities described the injuries as life-threatening, with police on the lookout for a white Ford car

A police spokesman told reporters. 'We responded this evening to a traffic congestion and during that congestion, numerous shots were fired'.

A police spokesman told reporters. 'We responded this evening to a traffic congestion and during that congestion, numerous shots were fired'.

A police spokesman told reporters.

‘We responded this evening to a traffic congestion and during that congestion, numerous shots were fired’.

In Sunday’s Shreveport incident, four people were outside the store, in Hearne Avenue, while one person was inside the store when the shooting happened.

Police officers were responding to traffic congestion reports when shots were heard.

A police spokesman told reporters.

‘We responded this evening to a traffic congestion and during that congestion, numerous shots were fired’.

Eleven police units were at the scene of the incident, which happened around 9 p.m. local time Sunday.

At least five people were taken to Ochsners LSU Health and other hospitals near the site of the shooting for treatment.  

One victim was shot in the head, while another suffered multiple gunshot wounds, according to local news outlet Love Shreveport-Bossier. 

Multiple evidence markers were placed at the scene by police who are on the lookout for a white car

Multiple evidence markers were placed at the scene by police who are on the lookout for a white car

Multiple evidence markers were placed at the scene by police who are on the lookout for a white car 

Eleven police units were at the scene of the incident, which happened around 9 p.m. local time Sunday

Eleven police units were at the scene of the incident, which happened around 9 p.m. local time Sunday

Eleven police units were at the scene of the incident, which happened around 9 p.m.

local time Sunday

In Sunday's Shreveport incident, four people were outside the store, in Hearne Avenue, while one person was inside the store when the shooting happened

In Sunday's Shreveport incident, four people were outside the store, in Hearne Avenue, while one person was inside the store when the shooting happened

In Sunday’s Shreveport incident, four people were outside the store, in Hearne Avenue, while one person was inside the store when the shooting happened

Earlier, three friends were killed and two were left wounded in a shooting at a bar in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, in the early hours of Sunday.

The bar is a popular hangout for students from nearby Carthage College and was also the trios favorite bar to go to.

Two men died at the bar while a third man succumbed to his wounds in hospital.

Cedric Gaston, Kevin Donaldson, and Atkeen Stevenson were named as the victims. 

The suspect had been asked to leave the Somers House Tavern in the village of Somers in Kenosha County just after midnight, but then returned and opened fire killing the trio.

Earlier, three friends were killed and two were left wounded in a shooting at a bar in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, in the early hours of Sunday

Earlier, three friends were killed and two were left wounded in a shooting at a bar in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, in the early hours of Sunday

Earlier, three friends were killed and two were left wounded in a shooting at a bar in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, in the early hours of Sunday 

Cedric Gaston, 25,  aka Cartier Ced aka King Cedric, left, and friend Atkeen Stevenson, 26, were killed in the shooting, according to social media

Cedric Gaston, 25,  aka Cartier Ced aka King Cedric, left, and friend Atkeen Stevenson, 26, were killed in the shooting, according to social media

Cedric Gaston, 25,  aka Cartier Ced aka King Cedric, left, and friend Atkeen Stevenson, 26, were killed in the shooting, according to social media 

Rapper Kevin Donaldson, aka GBG KEVO, is seen in a photo from his YouTube channel.

Rapper Kevin Donaldson, aka GBG KEVO, is seen in a photo from his YouTube channel.

Rapper Kevin Donaldson, aka GBG KEVO, is seen in a photo from his Instagram page. He was one of three men shot to death at the bar in Kenosha

Rapper Kevin Donaldson, aka GBG KEVO, is seen in a photo from his Instagram page. He was one of three men shot to death at the bar in Kenosha

Rapper Kevin Donaldson, aka GBG KEVO, is seen in a photo from his YouTube channel, left, and Instagram page, right, was also shot to death at the bar in Kenosha

Separately, on Sunday three people died at an apartment complex in Austin, Texas and authorities were hunting for a former Deputy Sheriff Stephen Nicholas Broderick, 41, wanted in connection with the fatal shooting.

A high school football star and 주소모음 recent signee with the University of North Texas, Willie Simmons, and two women were among the fatalities.

The victims are believed to have been known to Broderick, who was put on unpaid leave last June after he was charged with raping a 16-year-old girl.

He later resigned.  

Broderick, pictured left, was arrested on June 6 by the U.S. Marshals Service and charged with sexual assault of a child. He was placed on administrative leave without pay and later resigned from Travis County Sheriff's Office

Broderick, pictured left, was arrested on June 6 by the U.S. Marshals Service and charged with sexual assault of a child. He was placed on administrative leave without pay and later resigned from Travis County Sheriff's Office

Broderick, pictured left, was arrested on June 6 by the U.S.

Marshals Service and charged with sexual assault of a child. He was placed on administrative leave without pay and later resigned from Travis County Sheriff’s Office

Willie Simmons

Willie Simmons

Willie Simmons, a linebacker from Elgin, was among Brodderick’s victims, UNT coaches and players confirmed on social media on Sunday 

Austin Police Interim Chief Joseph Chacon walks away from a press briefing across from the Arboretum Oaks apartment complex in Austin, Texas on Sunday

Austin Police Interim Chief Joseph Chacon walks away from a press briefing across from the Arboretum Oaks apartment complex in Austin, Texas on Sunday

Austin Police Interim Chief Joseph Chacon walks away from a press briefing across from the Arboretum Oaks apartment complex in Austin, Texas on Sunday

Broderick was arrested on June 6 on a charge of sexually assaulting a child, and spent 16 days behind bars before posting a $50,000 bail.

The alleged assault took place in a home in Elgin, a town about 20 miles east of Austin, according to an arrest warrant affidavit.

The victim made an outcry to her her mother, who took her for a medical exam that confirmed the abuse.

Helicopters, SWAT teams and FBI agents are now involved in a frenzied search for Broderick, and police are urging anyone who sees him to consider him armed and dangerous and call 911.

On Sunday afternoon, a seven-year-old girl was shot dead in an attack at a McDonald’s drive-thru in Chicago.

It happened just after 4pm in the Windy City’s Homan Square neighborhood.

A McDonald’s employee told reporters two men jumped out of another car in the drive-thru queue, ambushed the vehicle, repeatedly firing at the passengers.

Seven-year-old Jaslyn Adams was fatally shot on Sunday afternoon while her father sustained gunshot injuries as they sat inside a vehicle at a McDonald's drive-thru

Seven-year-old Jaslyn Adams was fatally shot on Sunday afternoon while her father sustained gunshot injuries as they sat inside a vehicle at a McDonald's drive-thru

Seven-year-old Jaslyn Adams was fatally shot on Sunday afternoon while her father sustained gunshot injuries as they sat inside a vehicle at a McDonald’s drive-thru

Police investigate a crime scene in the Windy City's Homan Square neighborhood. Investigators are still searching for the suspect

Police investigate a crime scene in the Windy City's Homan Square neighborhood. Investigators are still searching for the suspect

Police investigate a crime scene in the Windy City’s Homan Square neighborhood.

Investigators are still searching for the suspect

Jaslyn Adams, 7, 주소모음 was hit multiple time and rushed to hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Her father, Jontae Adams, 28, was also seriously injured as the pair waited in line in the family car to get food.

Police are still hunting for the suspect.

It is not clear what led up to the shooting.

The spate of shootings has increased public pressure to tighten gun regulations.

Most Americans support tougher gun laws, according to Reuters/Ipsos polling, but Washington has done little to address the problem in recent years.