Shooting in Thibodaux leaves one person dead

Shooting in Thibodaux leaves one person dead

THIBODAUX, LA (WVUE) - Thibodaux Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead. The shooting took place Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the 900 block of Ridgefield Road.

Police say that officers arrived on scene to find the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. EMT's transported the victim to an area hospital but was later pronounced dead. The victim's identity will be released once next of kin are notified.

"We do not believe that this is a random shooting," said Chief Bryan Zeringue. "Our thoughts and our prayers are with the loved ones of the victim."

The investigation into the shooting continues.

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