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Monroe Police investigate shooting on Filhiol Avenue

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MONROE, La (KNOE 8 News) - Police are investigating a shooting that occurred around 4 a.m. Saturday, at the 1800 block of Filhiol Avenue in Monroe.

Police say the victim, Kerry M. Carter, stated an unknown person knocked on his door and asked to speak to someone the victim did not know.

The suspect then shot three times through the door, hitting the victim in the neck and the cheek below his left eye. Carter was treated and released from the hospital with minor injuries.

Police say Kerry Carter is not cooperating with detectives, and evidence at the scene suggest the incident was drug related. Monroe Police are still investigating the shooting.

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