Shooting suspect surrenders to police - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Shooting suspect surrenders to police

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Authorities with the Lake Charles Police Department say that a man wanted for a shooting that happened on Friday has turned himself in.

20-year-old Chad Hagger was wanted by police for a shooting that happened on Friday evening near the corner of Shattuck and O'Brien Street. The victim of the shooting, Brian Williams, was found suffering a gunshot wound to his back.

Authorities say the investigation revealed that Williams was in his vehicle on O'Brien when Hagger fired into his vehicle.

Williams was transported to a local hospital where he was most recently listed in stable condition.

A warrant had been issued for the arrest of Hagger on the charge of attempted second degree murder.

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