The Morgan City Police Department said it responded to a call of a shooting in the 800 block of Ditch Ave in Morgan City, La on July 15, 2020, at 2:22 A.M. Upon officer’s arrival, they located an individual suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso. The victim was transported to a medical facility for treatment.
During the investigation, Detectives with the Morgan City Police Department were able to obtain an arrest warrant for a juvenile suspect for Attempted Second Degree Murder. The juvenile suspect was located and placed under arrest at the Morgan City Police Department on 7/15/2020 at 11:26 A.M. The investigation is still ongoing at this time.
Anyone with information about this investigation is urged to contact the Morgan City Police Department at 985-384-2310. Tipsters also can leave tips on our web page at www.morgancitypolice.org, or they can send a tip to our Facebook Messenger.