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UPDATE (12/20/2022; 12:48 PM) (KTVE/KARD) — On Tuesday, December 20, 2022, authorities confirmed that Gerquarious Devonte Strong was booked into the Ouachita Correctional Center. Strong was wanted by authorities for Attempted Second-Degree Murder after a shooting took place on the 2700 block of Renwick Street in Monroe, La. on December 10, 2022.

On December 10, 2022, Monroe Police were dispatched to a shooting on Renwick Street. Upon arrival, officers located a female victim with multiple gunshot wounds.

According to police, authorities were advised that Strong, allegedly shot the victim. The victim was then transported to a local hospital where she was placed in serious but stable condition.

According to witnesses at the scene, they advised police that Strong and the victim were in a verbal altercation outside of Strong’s home when they witnessed the suspect allegedly assaulting the victim. The victim was then heard saying “leave me alone.” Witnesses then observed Strong allegedly shooting the victim.

Witnesses then call authorities as Strong fled the scene. Authorities made contact with the victim who identified that Strong, her child’s father, is the suspect in the shooting.


MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — The Monroe Police Department is searching for Gerquarious D. Strong who is wanted for Attempted Second-Degree Murder. According to officials, an arrest warrant was obtained in reference to a shooting that occurred on December 10, 2022.

Photo courtesy of the Monroe Police Department

Monroe Police confirmed that the shooting took place on the 2700 block of Renwick Street in Monroe, La. If anyone knows the whereabouts of Strong, contact police at 318-329-2600.