Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office investigating early morning homicide


LAKE CHARLES, La. (KLFY) — Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a homicide after shots were fired in the Brentwood area around 1 a.m. this morning (Dec. 21).

Deputies located a victim with an apparent gunshot wound. He later died at a local hospital. No identity was released pending notification of next of kin.

The Calcasieu Parish Coroner’s Office will determine the cause of death. No further information was made available.

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