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Three arrested in connection with Lake Charles shooting

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Ja'Von Christopher Parker. (Source: Lake Charles Police Department) Ja'Von Christopher Parker. (Source: Lake Charles Police Department)
Kendall Dywyane Pouchie Jr. (Source: Lake Charles Police Department) Kendall Dywyane Pouchie Jr. (Source: Lake Charles Police Department)
LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Three individuals have been arrested following a shooting that took place Wednesday night in Lake Charles in the 2200 block of 10th St.

Sgt. Richard Harrell with the Lake Charles Police Department said that an argument led up to the shooting, which left two males shot. Both were treated at separate local hospitals for non life-threatening injuries.

Investigators say that following the incident, two subjects left the scene in a maroon-colored vehicle. Shots were fired from the vehicle in the direction of the scene of the argument.

"Officers were able to locate the suspect vehicle and stopped it at Broad St. and Lyons St. Three subjects were located inside the vehicle, and all three have been arrested," said Harrell.

Arrested were:

Ja'Von Christopher Parker, 17, of Iowa, La. He was charged with attempted second-degree murder and illegal use of dangerous instrumentalities. He was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center. His bond was set at $750,000 by Judge Davis.

Kendall Dywayne Pouchie Jr., 19, of Iowa, La. He was charged with attempted second-degree murder. He was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center. His bond was set at $500,000 by Judge Davis.

A 16-year-old juvenile was also arrested and booked into the Juvenile Detention Center on a charges of attempted second-degree murder.

The investigation continues.

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