One person is dead following a shooting in the 3400 block of Opelousas Street early Wednesday morning, authorities said.
The Lake Charles Police Department was called to the shooting at 12:22 a.m., said Deputy Chief Mark Kraus. The victim was transported to a local hospital and died a short time later.
The name of the deceased has not been released.
Police are gathering information on a suspect, said Sgt. Jeff Keenum.
KPLC is working to gather more information.
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