Oakdale authorities investigating homicide - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Oakdale man accused in grandfather's death

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OAKDALE, LA (KPLC) -

An 18-year-old Oakdale man is accused in the shooting death of his grandfather.

According to Oakdale Police Chief Scotty LaBorde, the victim is 64-year-old Norman Johnson.

Laken Johnson is being charged with second-degree murder in the case.

Bond has not been set.

LaBorde said the shooting happened around 9 p.m. Monday at the home on Beck Avenue in Oakdale that the two shared.

Norman Johnson died of a single gunshot wound to the chest/torso area,

LaBorde said Norman Johnson raised his grandson.

The investigation continues.

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