Opelousas Police Respond to an Overnight Homicide

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The Opelousas Police Department is actively investigating a homicide that occurred overnight in the 800 blk. of Beverly Rd.

Posted: Nov 4, 2020 10:28 AM

The Opelousas Police Department is actively investigating a homicide that occurred overnight in the 800 blk. of Beverly Rd. At approximately 3:23 A.M. officers were called to a residence for an unresponsive male. The male victim was found inside of a residence suffering from a single gunshot wound that was fatal. Officers had responded to the same area earlier in the morning of a gunshot in the area, but was unable to locate anything at that time. This investigation is active and ongoing. Victim information will be released at a later time.

Opelousas Police ask anyone with any information related to this investigation to contact the Opelousas Police Department at 337-948-2500, crimetips@opelousaspd.com or through Crime Stoppers (337-948-TIPS, www.stlandrycrimestoppers.com or by using the P3 mobile App.) Tipsters can remain anonymous.

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