LSP investigating fatal officer involved shooting

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Louisiana State Police say a six-year-old is dead following a shooting in Marksville involving a city marshal.

Troopers say a preliminary investigation revealed a City Marshals from Ward 2 discharged their duty weapons, at a vehicle, at the conclusion of a pursuit.

The driver of the fleeing vehicle is in critical condition and a six year old passenger has been pronounced dead.

The Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations/Alexandria Field Office responded to the scene at the request of the Marksville Police Department to investigate the incident/shooting.

The investigation is ongoing. 

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