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UPDATE: One released from the hospital another stable following shooting near Washington

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Posted at 2:58 PM, Mar 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-26 15:58:39-04

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office say that one person has been released from the hospital and another is in stable condition following a shooting near the Town of Washington.

Deputies could not provide further details on the investigation into the shooting which happened just after 8 p.m. Thursday March 25, 2021, on Veterans Memorial Hwy just before the city limits.

According to the Sheriff's Office, two people were injured and later transported to a local hospital for treatment. Both suffered gunshot wounds.

The investigation is ongoing, deputies say.

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