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Opelousas Police Investigating East Madison Street Shooting

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Officers are investigating a shooting that took place on February 28, 2021 in the 1000 block of East Madison Street.

Posted: Mar 1, 2021 8:06 AM

Officers are investigating  a shooting that took place on February 28, 2021 in the 1000 block of East Madison Street. The victim along with two other persons were allegedly driving on Madison St when shots rang out hitting the vehicle multiple times and wounding at least 2 of the occupants. There are no further details at this time. As information becomes available, we will update.

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