VIDEO: LSP holds press conference after officer shot in head Sunday afternoon

Trooper Murder: LSP press conference

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - UPDATE: Col. Mike Edmonson of Louisiana State Police says that Ofc. Steven Vincent suffered neurological damage from the attack. Kevin Daigle faces attempted first degree murder of a police officer charges. The original story is below.

Louisiana State Police are expected hold a press conference to deliver an update about the state trooper that was shot in the head during a traffic stop on Sunday afternoon.

The shooter, identified as 54-year-old Kevin Daigle, was taken into custody shortly after the incident.

Trooper Steven Vincent was shot in the head, authorities said. A suspect in custody. Click HERE to read more.

Those viewing this story on a mobile device can watch the conference HERE.

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