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Opelousas police searching for shooting suspects

Posted at 9:02 PM, Dec 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-01 22:02:38-05

OPELOUSAS, La. — The Opelousas Police Department is searching for four suspects after a man was shot in the leg.

According to OPD, the victim was shot Sunday night at the 700 block of Planters St. in Opelousas.

The victim received a single gunshot wound to the left thigh, but it is a non-life-threatening injury.

OPD is currently searching for four suspects - two black males, a white female and a black female - who fled the scene on foot.

If you have information on the whereabouts of these suspects, call the Opelousas Police Department at (337) 948-2500.