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Investigation underway after 15-year-old shot in Monroe



MONROE, La. – Authorities are investigating a drive-by shooting in Monroe that sent a teenager to the hospital.

According to Monroe PD, the shooting happened around 7 p.m. in the 5400 Block of Long Drive.

They say a 15-year-old was shot. Investigators were called to the scene and are currently working the case. The 15-year-old is listed in stable condition, police say.

Monroe police ask anyone with information on this shooting to come forward. You can call the Monroe Police Department at 318-329-2600. You can also contact Crime Stoppers of North Delta in Facebook or by calling (318) 388-CASH (2274). You can also go to the website or download the P3 Tips app on your smartphone.

If your tip leads to an arrest and /or indictment, you will be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000. Your information remains confidential; you never leave your name and you never appear in court.