Man shot in neck during alleged drug deal
HAMMOND, LA (NBC33) — Sheriff’s Deputies in Tangipahoa Parish say a man was shot in the neck while trying to buy cocaine.
We're told it happened late last night on Thursday, Feb. 9.
Deputies say the 27-year-old went to buy cocaine, but was approached by two men. One of them shot the victim. He's in the hospital.
Deputies say he could face charges after he's released.
The two men responsible are still on the loose.
Anyone having information is asked to please contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 554-5245.