Suspect injured in deputy-involved shooting in Loranger

LORANGER – Louisiana State Police are investigating after a deputy involved shooting occurred on Tuesday morning. 

The shooting occurred around 10:30 a.m. when Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s deputies responded to a home on Lanier Creek Road in reference to a suicidal man, according to Louisiana State Police.  

Shortly after deputies arrived, the man emerged from the home brandishing a gun. 

The suspect in the incident was taken to an area hospital for treatment following the shooting. The man is currently in stable but critical condition, according to Louisiana State Police. 

Additional information about the shooting has not been released at the time of this post. The investigation of the shooting is ongoing. 
 

© 2017 WWL-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment