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Lake Charles police investigating fatal shooting on 14th Street

James Snider, 60, of Lake Charles, has been arrested for second-degree murder in the shooting...
James Snider, 60, of Lake Charles, has been arrested for second-degree murder in the shooting death of 36-year-old Jon Lee. He also faces one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He is currently being held the Calcasieu Correctional Center on $1.275 million bond set by Judge Michael Canaday.(Department of Transportation)
Published: Sep. 25, 2020 at 2:43 PM CDT
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LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - A 36-year-old man was shot and killed in the 1600 block of 14th Street Thursday, authorities say.

The shooting was reported around 6 p.m., according to Sgt. Brenda Desormeaux, spokeswoman for the Lake Charles Police Department.

Jon Lee, 36, was taken to a local hospital, where he died of his injuries, Desormeaux said. He was shot once in the chest.

James Snider, 60, of Lake Charles, has been arrested for second-degree murder. He also faces one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He is currently being held the Calcasieu Correctional Center on $1.275 million bond set by Judge Michael Canaday.

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