Two shot during robbery of house party in Lake Charles; suspects wanted
LAKE CHARLES, LA (NBC33) — A house party ended at a hospital in Lake Charles after two people were shot during an armed robbery.
The Lake Charles Police Department reports that the incident occurred shortly before midnight on Saturday, May 4. We’re told it happened at a home in the 2100 block of Moeling.
Witnesses told officers that they heard a knock on the door. When answered, two unknown men dressed in hoodies with red bandannas covering their faces were standing in the doorway.
The suspects reportedly pulled out guns and demanded money from everyone in the house. During the robbery, one suspect began shooting and struck two people.
The victims were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The suspects fled the scene on foot and have not been located.
If you know anything about this case, call the Lake Charles Police Department at (337) 491-1456.