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High Speed Pursuit, Stopped in Jeff Davis Parish

UPDATE: According to Louisiana State Trooper Thomas Gossen, the suspect in the pursuit is apprehended. The suspect was in a standoff with law enforcement. After speaking with Louisiana State Police negotiators the standoff ended peacefully.

According to KWBJ TV 22,  Franklin Police confirmed that they are investigating a homicide in the area of Scottie Street near Pine. The victim is a female subject. The suspect has been identified as a male and is reportedly on the run near Crowley. Right now there is a heavy police presence on I-10 near Welsh. We are told a BOLO was issued from Franklin Police Department in connection with the vehicle that was stopped. No confirmation on where the pursuit started but right now the vehicle is stopped in Jeff Davis Parish. We are working on confirming other details and will continue to bring you updates as they become available.