The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a double shooting Monday (Nov. 25) in St. Rose.
A 42-year-old black male was pronounced dead on the scene in Charlestowne Subdivision on Pine Lane.
A black female was reported in critical condition from apparent gunshot wounds. She was taken by helicopter to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
The Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call around 9 a.m. Deputies located the man and woman, who were not identified, in the residence and both with gunshot wounds.
At this time, evidence indicates this was an isolated incident between the two subjects and does not appear to be a threat to the community, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Kevin Tennison of the Sheriff’s Office at (985) 783-1135 or (985) 783-6807.