UPDATE (3:20 PM): Authorities confirmed that the victim was transported to a local hospital after accidentally shooting himself. The victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

WEST MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On April 26, 2023, at 2:09 PM, Officer Mike Karstendiek of the West Monroe Police Department confirmed with KTVE that there is a large police presence on South 1st Street in West Monroe, La. due to an investigation. Officials could not give KTVE much information at this time.

As always, KTVE will keep you updated with the latest.