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One in serious condition following Opelousas shooting

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Posted at 6:55 AM, Jul 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-02 09:59:06-04

One person is in serious condition following a Thursday morning shooting near the intersection of Hall and Fern Street in Opelousas.

Opelousas Police say they were called to the incident at around 12:30 am on July 2.

Upon arrival, officers say they found one male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police say the victim was unable to provide any information about the suspect before being transported to a local hospital.

He remains hospitalized in serious condition, according to the department.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting incident is asked to contact the Opelousas Police Department at 337-948-2500, crimetips@opelousaspd.com or contact St. Landry Crime Stoppers to report at tip.

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