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One Dead; Suspect Arrested in W Landry Street Shooting in Opelousas

The shooting took place at the Townhouse Motel at around 7:45 PM.

Posted: Oct 25, 2021 8:07 AM
Updated: Oct 26, 2021 8:06 AM

OPELOUSAS, La. - The Opelousas Police Department was on the scene of a shooting that happened in the 300 block of  W Landry Street.

The shooting took place at the Townhouse Motel at around 7:45 PM.

Upon arrival one victim had sustained a gunshot wound.

The victim succumbed to his injuries. A suspect , 43 year old Antoine Denton is in custody and faces charges of 2nd Degree Murder,
Felon in possession of a firearm, Possession of schedule 1 Drugs.

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