Homicides reported Friday night in Orange and Lake Charles
Published 7:33 am Saturday, February 12, 2022
Deadly violence was an unfortunate theme of Friday night in Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana.
In Orange on Friday afternoon, a 39-year-old was shot and later taken to the hospital, where the victim died.
Police arrested a 64-year old Horace Laissen following the shooting.
Also on Friday, at 10:49 PM, the Lake Charles Police Department was assigned to the 600 block of E. Lagrange Street to investigate a homicide.
Lieutenant Jeffrey Keenum said as additional information becomes available, it will be shared with the media.