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Ville Platte officers investigate a recent shooting on Chataignier St.

In the early morning hours of Sunday, February 17, 2019, at approximately 12:45 a.m., officers with the Ville Platte Police Department responded to a shooting at a business on South Chataignier Street. Upon arrival Officers learned that an altercation led to shots being fired and one person injured in the leg. The investigation is ongoing and no names will be released at this time.
Chief Neal Lartigue asks that anyone with information regarding this incident or any other illegal activity please call the Ville Platte Police Department at 363-1313. Your call will remain anonymous.

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145 Court St.
Ville Platte, LA 70586
Phone: 337-363-3939
Fax: 337-363-2841