POSTED: Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 9:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 9:04pm
LAKE CHARLES, LA —
On Thursday, March 29, 2012, at approximately 5:57 a.m., Officers with the Lake Charles Police Department responded to the 2800 block of 8th Street in reference to shots fired. Upon Officers' arrival they learned that the victim had been transported to a local hospital by private means for treatment.
Investigation revealed that the victim and suspect were involved in a narcotics transaction resulting in the suspect producing a weapon and firing at the victim as he was running away. The narcotics transaction was arranged by the resident of 2805 8th St.
Tiguana Nicole Mitchell, 40, of Lake Charles, was arrested on the charge of Attempted First-Degree Murder.
Cornell Reomeilo Henry III, 46, of Lake Charles, La, is currently at large. A warrant for Attempted First-Degree Murder has been obtained on Cornell Henry III.