Monroe police investigating Parkview shooting, one person shot

3 suspects arrested after shoot out
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Published: Oct. 17, 2020 at 9:27 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 17, 2020 at 9:36 PM CDT
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MONROE, La. (KNOE) -– On Oct. 17, 2020, The Monroe Police Department responded to a shooting at Parkview Apartments in Monroe.

According to MPD, a male victim was found at the complex with a gunshot wound to the back. He was flown to Shreveport for treatment.

During the investigation, a vehicle that police believed to be involved in the shooting was spotted by officers, and a brief chase followed.

The suspect vehicle ran off the roadway during the chase near South 1st Street. When officers approached the vehicle the suspect began to shoot at them and officers shot back.

After a brief foot chase, three suspects were apprehended and taken into custody. No one was injured during the incident. Charges are pending further investigation.

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