Here is brief news release from the Lake Charles City Police about the shooting from last night in Lake Charles:

On July 6, 2011, at 11:49pm, the Lake Charles Police Department responded to 113 Reid Street, Lake Charles, La in reference to a shooting.

Upon arrival Officer located a 41 year old, Kevin Roascoe with multiple gun shot wounds.  Kevin Roascoe was transported to a local hospital where he is currently in surgery.

Investigation is ongoing

Initial Officer: Cpl Roden

Lead Investigator: Sgt Lecia McCullough

Assisting Investigators: Detective Frank Fondel

Detective John Loftin

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