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Church Point Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

Church Point Police are investigating a fatal shooting. According to Chief Dale Thibodeaux, police responded to the call at approximately 4:11 this morning on North Franques Street. A 68-year-old male victim was found with a single gunshot wound to the chest. Medical crews attempted to revive the victim, but he died on scene. Chief Thibodeaux says they do have a suspect in custody, but have not identified the victim or suspect at this time. The investigation is ongoing.