Police on the scene after gun battle in Crowley
Crowley Police are currently on the scene following a gun battle that occurred approximately two hours ago near the corner of Western Avenue and 12th Street.
According to Chief Jimmy Broussard, police were alerted to the shooting at about 7:45 p.m. According to witnesses, gunfire was exchanged between two vehicles. Numerous bullet casings were found at the scene.
One man was injured and taken to a regional hospital. His condition is unknown.
Police are in custody of one of the vehicles involved but are searching for the other.
If you have any information regarding this crime, call the Crowley Police Dept. at 783-1234 or the Crime Stoppers tips line at 789-TIPS / 789-8477 or download the P3 app on your mobile device to report tips anonymously.