Shooting at lounge leaves brother and sister dead

Shooting at lounge leaves brother and sister dead

NEW ROADS, La. (AP) - Pointe Coupee Parish sheriff's deputies say a brother and sister are dead after a shooting at a lounge.

Deputies say the shooting happened in the parking lot of the Sugar Shack in New Roads around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday. The names of the victims have not been released.

Capt. Steven Jude tells WAFB TV there was a fight that initially started inside the club that spilled out to the parking lot. He says the victims were not involved in what happen inside the club, but they were involved in what happened outside.

Jude says deputies are interview witnesses and the investigation is ongoing.

Information from: WAFB-TV,

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