As Jennings Police were serving a search warrant at a residence on Down Street, one of the officers shot 61-year-old Cleveland Myers of Jennings as they were entering the home.

The request for the investigation into the incident was made by Jennings Police Chief Todd D'Albor to Louisiana State Police. Myers, who was shot in the ankle, is being treated in a Lafayette hospital. No officers were injured in the shooting.

The name of the officer is not being released at this time as the investigation continues.