WATCH LIVE: St. Charles Parish deputy shot, news conference star - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

WATCH LIVE: St. Charles Parish deputy shot, news conference starts at 3 p.m.

ST. CHARLES PARISH, LA (WAFB) - A St. Charles Parish sheriff's deputy was shot multiple times in an "apparent ambush," deputies say.

The incident happened around 9:15 a.m. Thursday near the intersection of Louisiana Street and Highway 90 in Paradis. A witness claims that she heard approximately 15 gunshots in the area. 

A live stream of the news conference with the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office will start at 3 p.m.

Click here to watch.

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