The Lake Charles Police Department has issued a statement in reference to a shooting that they handled last night in the North part of Lake Charles last night.

Deputy Chief Mark Kraus says three people died as a result of the shooting in McMillian Park located at 343 Goos Boulevard.

Update 5:08 p.m. :

 

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The Lake Charles Police Department is investigating a triple homicide that occurred last night at McMillian Park (343 Goos Boulevard). LCPD received a call in reference to a shooting and upon arrival found that three people died as a result of gunfire.

Chief Don Dixon will hold a press conference in the Lake Charles Police Department Squad Room located at 830 Enterprise Boulevard at 4:00 p.m. today, March 21, 2013.

No other information will be released prior to the press conference.

Source: LCPD