Man arrested after shooting on Flounder Drive in Lake Charles

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A Lake Charles man is behind bars after supposedly shooting another man.

Calcasieu Sheriff's Deputies responded to a call of shots fired around 9:30 this morning.

They say that 30-year-old Gewan Pappillion drove up to a home on Flounder Drive in south Lake Charles, got out of his car and began firing a gun at the victim who was in the front yard.

Pappillion allegedly fired a round of six shots, with one bullet hitting the victim in the leg and another bullet hitting a home where an adult and four children were inside.

Pappillion has been charged with one count of attempted second degree murder and five counts of aggravated battery.

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