Deputies in St. Marin Parish were called to the scene of a shooting outside St. Martinville Wednesday afternoon.
According to St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office public information officer Ginny Higgins, one man was injured and has been transported to a local hospital.
The incident occurred just after 3:30 p.m. in the 5000 block of Main Highway, just outside St. Martinville. St. Martinville Police officers also responded to the scene.
The investigation into the shooting is ongoing. News15 will update this story as more information is available.