Mar 31, 2014 11:32 AM by MELISSA CANONE
A Morgan City man is recovering after being shot twice in the same month, according to police. Detectives are now asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspect.
Saturday night, the Morgan City Police Department was dispatched to the area of Railroad Ave. and Eleventh St. regarding a shooting, according to police. Officers arrived to find two victims. One victim received a single gunshot wound to the lower chest; the second victim received a gunshot wound to the hand.
Both victims are listed in stable condition.
According to police, the second victim was shot in the face the in the same location on March 15th, 2014. Investigators say an unknown suspect dressed in all black and wearing a black mask shot him once in the face. The suspect then fled the scene.
If you have any information regarding this incident or any other crime, contact the Morgan City Police Department Detectives Division at 985-380-4605.