Vinton police investigate shooting near Williams, Gum Cove roads

Vinton police investigate shooting near Williams, Gum Cove roads

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Police in Vinton are investigating a shooting that happened around midday on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018.

Vinton Police Chief Ricky Fox says two people were shot during what is believed to be a failed drug deal near Williams Road and Gum Cove Road at 12:25 p.m.

Fox says there are several persons of interest, two of whom have been transported to a local hospital to be treated for bullet wounds. One person was shot in the leg and another the hand.

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