Latest Weather Blog
Sheriff: Deputy and suspect both injured in officer-involved shooting
ETHEL - An East Feliciana Parish sheriff's deputy and another person were both injured in an officer-involved shooting Saturday afternoon.
According to the East Feliciana Parish Sheriff, the shooting happened around 6:45 off Payne Road in Ethel. Authorities say the deputy initiated a traffic stop when the suspect then struck the deputy with his vehicle. In response, the deputy then fired his weapon, hitting the suspect.
The sheriff's office said both the deputy and the suspect were injured and taken to a hospital.
State Police has taken over the case and is currently investigating. Sunday afternoon, LSP asked anyone with pictures or video of the encounter to share them with law enforcement.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Police were investigating Nathan Millard case when man fled from officers, caused...
At least two more years of work left on the Comite River...
Take a look inside Baton Rouge's Advanced Traffic Management Center
Amid outrage, corruption watchdogs question why son of ex-LSP leader wasn't arrested...
People gather on the Louisiana State Capitol steps to protest potential arrest...
LSU women's basketball looking to fight Michigan's height with speed
LSU Baseball opens SEC play - WBRZ Sports Takeover
Stadium Golf Tour comes to Baton Rouge
Catholic upsets Scotlandville in DI select title game for program's first state...
Port Allen wins 4th straight state title over Winnfield