LSP: three officers hurt, knife-wielding subject shot in New Roads
NEW ROADS - Three officers were hurt during and altercation with a knife-wielding suspect according to Louisiana State Police, Saturday morning.
Detectives from the state agency have taken over the investigation since the armed subject was shot at least one time by a bullet from an officer's weapon.
According to detectives, the incident happened on N. Carolina Avenue in New Roads. Officers were dispatched to the area for a disturbance call, when they encountered the subject a short time later a physical altercation ensued, and the subject was shot.
All involved are being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Ascension Parish officials taking 'aggressive' approach to Cristobal storm preps
DOTD to work around historic properties as I-10 widening project begins
EXPLICIT: Man livestreamed attack at Hammond Target
Community leaders gather at old state capitol to condemn police brutality
Livingston Parish residents, leaders prepare for possible flooding with tropical storm Cristobal