1 dead in early morning St. Martinville shooting
ST. MARTINVILLE - Authorities said two people fleeing from police left a dead body behind early Tuesday morning in St. Martinville.
Police said they responded to reports of a shooting in the Governor Mouton area of St. Martinville and pursued a vehicle leaving the scene.
After the vehicle stopped on Ledoux Street, police said two men jumped out of the vehicle and ran. Officers said when they searched the vehicle, they found a dead man inside.
The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office said the investigation into the shooting is ongoing.