Sheriff’s Office Investigating Fatal Shooting

The investigation of a Sunday night shooting continues by the Sheriff’s Office.  One person is dead as the result of that shooting in Red River Estates. 

Sheriff Glen Edwards and Coushatta Police Chief Kevin Stafford confirm the death.  Stafford said the name of the victim has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

Sheriff Edwards said the primary suspect was in custody as of 2:30 Monday afternoon.  Edwards said, “My investigative staff worked non-stop throughout the day to ensure his apprehension.”

As of late Tuesday afternoon, Edwards said, “There is a lot going on in the investigation.”  The Journal asked if the names of the victim or the suspect had been released?  Edwards said, “No, have not released anything to anyone.”