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, email@example.com or through Crime Stoppers (337-948-TIPS, www.stlandrycrimestoppers.com or by using the P3 mobile App.) Tipsters can remain anonymous.