Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced one man is dead following a shooting near a residence on LA Highway 20 in Chackbay. A man, who has been identified as the alleged shooter, is in custody. Detectives are currently on scene.
More information will be released as it can be made available.
5PM UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 46-year-old Christopher Saunders. The alleged shooter in custody has been identified as 60-year-old Keith Trosclair. They were neighbors, and the shooting occurred outside their residences in the 1200 block of LA Highway 20 in Chackbay. The investigation is ongoing, and we’ll release more information as it can be made available.