The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent shooting that left a man injured near an apartment complex in St. Rose.
On Wednesday (Oct. 9), just before 5:30 p.m., deputies responded to an incident in the 200 block of East Club Drive and located a man who suffered from what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the torso of his body. He was transported to the University Medical Center for treatment.
Deputies reported the crime scene was located between two apartment complexes near a wooded area.
“Currently we are unaware of the motive, but there is no perceived threat to the public,” according to the Sheriff’s Office.
This is an active investigation.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Detective Jenni Barrette at (985) 783-1135 or (985) 783-6807.