Police: One person shot outside Abbeville motel

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ABBEVILLE, La. (KLFY)- One person has been hospitalized after being shot in a Motel 6 parking lot in Abbeville.

According to Abbeville Police Lt. Jonathan Touchet, the shooting took place at about 9 a.m. Saturday.

The victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

As of 1 p.m. authorities were searching for a suspect in the ongoing investigation, Touchet said.

Anyone with information that can help with this case is asked to call the Abbeville Police Department’s tips line at (337) 892-6777. Calls can remain anonymous.

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