Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office Investigating Fatal Shooting

VERMILION PARISH – Public Information Officer for the Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Department, Caption Drew David confirmed with News15 that deputies are investigating a fatal shooting.

David says, deputies were dispatched to a call a little after 2:00 a.m.  off of La Hwy 35 just south of La Hwy 335 in reference to a possible shooting.

Upon arriving deputies confirmed that one male subject had been shot, and was deceased. Detectives with the Sheriff’s Office processed the scene and have taken someone in for questioning.

This is an ongoing investigation and we’ll bring you more details as they become available.