According to officials with the Opelousas Police Department, they are investigating a murder.

Our news partners with KATC say Major Mark Guidry says someone with a gunshot wound was taken to an area hospital.

He has said that they are investigating to confirm the actual site of the shooting.

Witnesses told KATC that this whole situation took place on Ina Claire Drive.

We do not know what started this situation, who was involved or who the deceased is.

More details as they become available.