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Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputy's belt stops bullet in River Ridge shooting

4 years 5 months 3 weeks ago Thursday, August 29 2019 Aug 29, 2019 August 29, 2019 9:28 PM August 29, 2019 in News
Source: WWL

River Ridge - A Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputy was shot in River Ridge Thursday night.

It happened around 7:00 p.m. on Melrose Lane.

Authorities say the bullet hit the deputy's gun belt. The deputy was not seriously injured.

According to WWL, a suspect was captured around 9:40 p.m. by K-9. 

Officials have not said what led to the shooting.

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