UPDATE: Lake Charles shooting suspect turns himself in - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

UPDATE: Lake Charles shooting suspect turns himself in

(Source: Lake Charles Police Department) (Source: Lake Charles Police Department)

A 25-year-old Lake Charles man is in custody in connection with a Wednesday night shooting, city police said.

Cpl. Larry Moss, spokesman for the Lake Charles Police Department, said Daniel Rodasti turned himself in Friday afternoon.

Moss said Rodasti attempted to rob another man near the intersection of La. 14 and Legion Street. The victim fought back and was shot in the leg during the struggle.

Rodasti has been charged with attempted armed robbery, attempted armed robbery with use of a firearm, aggravated second-degree battery, illegal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and illegal use of weapons and dangerous instrumentalities.

Bond was set at $300,000.

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