APD investigating shooting at 16th and Holly Streets

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - The Alexandria Police Department is currently investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday morning at 8:30 a.m.

Photo source: APD

The shooting happened in the area of 16th and Holly Streets in Alexandria.

"There was a man on scene who had been shot twice," said Cpl. Wade Bourgeois with APD. "He was transported to a local hospital where he underwent treatment. He is currently stable, I'm told. During the investigation, detectives learned that the man who was shot approached a truck that another man was sitting in. Words were exchanged, followed by a struggle that actually took place inside the truck. During which time the owner of the truck drew a weapon and shot the other man."

We will provide more updates as they become available.

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