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Officer-involved shooting in Kentwood under investigation

(Source: Louisiana State Police) (Source: Louisiana State Police)
KENTWOOD, LA (WVUE) -

A Kentwood police officer shot a person during an incident Tuesday night on La. 38, Trooper Dustin Dwight of Louisiana State police confirmed.

The shooting happened around 11:45 pm.  The person shot is still alive.

State Police is handing the investigation.

Kentwood police have declined to discuss the case at this time.

There are no further details on the circumstances leading to the shooting.

Dwight says he may be able to release more details later today.

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