Published: 06-19-2023 | Category: Troop I
TROOP I NEWS RELEASE
June 19, 2023
Louisiana State Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting
Evangeline Parish- On June 19, 2023, at approximately 4:00 A.M., the Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office requested Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations to investigate an officer-involved shooting on Louisiana Highway 13 at Junction Road in Evangeline Parish. At least one subject was shot and transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No officers were injured during the incident.
This is an active scene, please utilize alternate routes around the area to allow for the movement of emergency vehicles and investigative personnel.
Anyone with information and/or pictures and video is urged to share that information with LSP Detectives by calling 337-332-8080.
In addition to the option above, citizens can anonymously report information through the Louisiana State Police online reporting system by visiting https://dpsweb.dps.louisiana.gov/suspicious.nsf/WebForm?OpenForm or calling the LSP Fusion Center Hotline at 1-800-434-8007.
Information will be updated as it becomes available.
TFC Thomas Gossen
Louisiana State Police
Troop I Public Affairs
Office: (337) 262-5880