Chief Mclendon has confirmed one suspect has been taken into custody. Several eye witnesses are being interviewed at this time. The victim is in critical condition but is expected to survive. No names are being released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.
Opelousas Police have confirmed they are currently investigating a shooting on Planters Street. It has also been confirmed by Chief Mclendon the victim has a head wound. We will bring you more information as it becomes available.