Following a Friday afternoon shooting in Eunice, a man has succumbed to his injuries, as reported by the police.
Authorities responded to the 300 block of Corn Street, discovering a man with a gunshot wound to the head, along with a woman and a two-year-old child who sustained injuries.
The man was airlifted to a hospital, initially in critical condition. The woman received treatment and has been released, while the child is currently in stable condition at a Baton Rouge hospital.
The investigation disclosed that a dispute unfolded within the residence involving two men.
During the altercation, one man produced a firearm and began firing shots, ultimately hitting the other man in the head.
As a woman emerged from the house carrying a two-year-old, they were also struck by gunfire.
The assailant fled the scene; however, authorities have identified him and are currently in pursuit.
The investigation remains ongoing, and individuals with information about the shooting are urged to contact Eunice Police or St. Landry Crime Stoppers at (337) 948-8477.