UPDATE 1:25pm - According to KATC, one person is dead following an altercation in a courtroom in St. Mary Parish. State police were called because a St. Mary Parish Deputy was involved in the incident.

We are following a developing story out of St. Mary Parish.


Original story:

Our media partners at KATC-TV report that police are investigating a Monday morning shooting that happened at the St. Mary Parish courthouse.

According to their initial report, one person was shot and transported to a local hospital.

While there isn't much more information about this shooting at the time, we are following it and will provide more information here and on our app when details become available.

Louisiana State Police are heading up this investigation.


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