A police officer with the Grand Coteau Police Department was shot on New Year's Day.

There's not much information out yet, but according to KATC-TV 3, the officer was shot during a traffic stop.

The suspect was apprehended shortly after the shooting and is now in police custody.

As for the officer, she is reportedly in stable condition and was treated on the scene for a minor wound.

We will continue to follow this developing story.