A woman is dead today after what Breaux Bridge Police says was a shooting that happened in the 700 block of Albert Street.

BBPD arrested 57-year-old Warren Joseph Chavis after he allegedly pulled the trigger that led to the woman's death around 2:30 Saturday morning.

While very few details are know about the circumstances surrounding the shooting, but authorities do say that Chavis was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center.

He was arrested on three charges; Second-degree murder, Illegal Carrying of a Weapon and Firearm Free Zone.

Chavis' bond was set at $550,000.