Arrest made in North Cherry Street shooting

(Source: LCPD)
(Source: LCPD)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Lake Charles Police made an arrest in the North Cherry Street shooting on Thursday, June 14.

Lionel Jacobi Ruben, 27, was arrested and charged with first degree murder.  A second suspect is also being sought.

Chief Don Dixon tells KPLC that this was not a random shooting.

Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating the second shooter. If anyone has any information they are asked to contact the LCPD.

Officers found 26-year-old Shane Landry dead at the scene and an injured 62-year-old female who was taken immediately to the hospital. She is in stable condition.

Police say a 7 and 3-year-old were also in the home at the time of the shooting, but were unharmed.

Ruben's bond is set at $1.5 million.

Olivia Vidal is at LCPD now and will have a full report tonight on 7 News.

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