Child shot in Lake Charles drive by shooting

Posted at 2:20 PM, Jul 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-11 15:20:03-04

A 12-year-old child was shot in a drive-by shooting around midnight in Lake Charles.

On July 11, 2018, at 12:41 p.m., Lake Charles Police responded to a 911 call at the intersection of Shattuck and O’Brien streets in reference to a drive-by shooting, according to police. Upon arrival, patrol officers found the boy. He was transported to a local hospital. 

KATC will have more information as it becomes available.