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Lake Charles Police investigating overnight fatal shooting

Lake Charles Police
Posted at 9:46 AM, Aug 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-17 10:46:19-04

Police in Lake Charles say a person is dead following a shooting overnight

Police say that on Tuesday, August 17 at 12:42 AM, they were called to the 1900 block of Winterhalter Street in reference to a shooting.

Upon arrival, officers say they discovered one person dead at the scene. That person, who has not been identified, died as a result of injuries.

Anyone with information about this offense is encouraged to contact Sergeant John Russell at 337.491.1311.

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