The Morgan City Police Department is asking for assistance from those who may have witnessed a shooting Wednesday afternoon on Ash Street.
Police say that multiple shots were fired around 12:44 pm on Ash Street. One person was struck by gunfire, according to the department.
That person was transported to the hospital for treatment and was later released.
Investigators say that there were several witnesses in the area at the time of the shooting and they are hoping someone will come forward with information. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact the Morgan City Police Department at 985-380-4605.