Juvenile injured in Wednesday night shooting near Shaw, Eighth streets

Published: Aug. 11, 2022 at 10:46 AM CDT
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Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - One person was injured in a shooting near the intersection of Shaw and Eighth streets Wednesday night, authorities said.

When officers responded to the shooting around 9 p.m. , they found a male juvenile with non-life-threatening injuries, according to Cpl. Andrew Malveaux, spokesman for the Lake Charles Police Department. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

No arrests have been made.

The investigation is ongoing.

Police ask anyone with information about the shooting to contact Det. Larry Newingham at 337-491-1311.

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