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Victim in Academy Street Shooting Listed in Stable Condition

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One victim was shot and taken to the hospital with a life threatening injury is now listed in stable condition and is expected to make a full recovery.

Posted: Jul 26, 2021 8:26 AM
Updated: Jul 26, 2021 3:54 PM

UPDATE: According to Opelousas Police, the victim is now listed in stable condition and is expected to fully recover.

Opleousas - The Opelousas Police Department is investigating a shooting that injured one person. Officers responded to a shots fired call on Academy Street near Blanchard Street at approximately 2:47 AM, Monday.

Police say this area is known as “The Back”. Upon arrival officers found one victim with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to the hospital with a life threatening injury. Possible witnesses are being interviewed at this time. More information will be given as it becomes available.

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