Shooting investigation underway in Ascension Parish

Shooting investigation underway in Ascension Parish

ASCENSION PARISH, La. (WAFB) - At least one person was found suffering from gunshot wounds near Black Bayou Road in Ascension Parish Monday night.

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office says a victim was located sometime after 10 p.m., after stopping for help at a nearby home then later fleeing the area for reasons still under investigation. First responders transported the victim to the hospital for their injuries.

Investigators have not yet identified a motive or shooter.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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