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Opelousas police investigate drive-by shooting, one injured

Police have arrested a man in connection with this shooting. Read more here.

Opelousas Police say they are investigating a drive-by shooting in the city.

Chief McLendon says the shooting happened at the intersection of Laurent and East Street.

One person was shot in the leg. No suspects are in custody at this time.

Police say the victim went to the next intersection at East Street and Overton to get help. Police say the victim says he does not know who shot him or what kind of car they were driving.



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