Lake Charles Police Department responds to Reid Street shooting

Lake Charles Police Department responds to Reid Street shooting

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - On Sunday, May 19th 2019 at approximately 2:00p.m. Corporal Scott Dougherty with the Lake Charles Police Department said officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Reid Street in reference to a shooting.

Dougherty says upon arrival officers learned that a male victim had been shot and was brought to a local hospital where he later passed away.

Dougherty says the investigation is ongoing.

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