Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office identifies victim of fatal motel assault

Shreveport, LA – According to the statement, her name is Wendy Atkins and authorities say she was allegedly beaten with a pipe at a motel.

This unfortunate incident occurred around 5:45 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25.

It happened in the 4900 block of West Monkhouse Drive.

The 39-year-old victim suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Unfortunate, she was pronounced dead on Friday, Oct. 1.

No suspects have been arrested yet.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.