Three people have been hurt in an incident in Sunset, Louisiana, according to local reports. Sunset is about 15 miles north of Lafayette, Louisiana

Sunset officer shot & lifted out, 2 other ppl shot, 8 being held hostage inside Sunset, La. mini mart, says LSP spox Sgt. James Anderson

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Louisiana State Police Superintendent Mike Edmonson said troopers were on the way to the scene in Sunset after getting a call around 4:45 p.m. Wednesday. Edmonson said the officer was “responsive” but he has no details on the extent of the officer’s injuries

Bobby Guidroz, a St. Landry sheriff’s official, said two people were stabbed and the responding officer was shot in the incident. The suspect than fled, driving his car into the front of a nearby convenience store and barricading himself inside Read more…

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Louisiana cop shot, 2 others injured in mini mart