Vermilion

Abbeville Police investigating fatal shooting

ABBEVILLE- Abbeville police are working a homicide that took place around 4:52 a.m. this morning near the intersection of Clover Street and N. Miles Street.

According to reports, officers located a male subject who had been the victim of a shooting. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Vermilion Parish Coroner’s Office. The incident is being investigated as a homicide by the Abbeville Police Department detective division.

No other information, including the victim’s identification, is being released at this time.

Anyone with any information regarding any crime is encouraged to contact the Abbeville Police Department. You may also contact our “Tips” line at 892-6777.

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