Police release name of victim in Opelousas Street shooting - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

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Police release name of victim in Opelousas Street shooting

(Source: Candy Rodriguez/KPLC) (Source: Candy Rodriguez/KPLC)
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

Officials with the Lake Charles Police Department have released the name of the victim in Wednesday's shooting in the 3400 block of Opelousas Street.

Forty-six-year-old Philip Babineaux, the resident of the home, was transported to a local hospital following the shooting and died a short time later, Deputy Chief Mark Kraus said.

The Lake Charles Police Department was called to the shooting at 12:22 a.m., Wednesday.

Police have not announced an arrest in connection with the shooting.

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