UPDATE: One dead in St. Martinville after suspect shoots through front door

St. Martin Parish

ST. MARTINVILLE, La. (KLFY) — St. Martinville Police have confirmed to News 10 that a deadly shooting has taken place in the 200 block of Audrey Circle.

The shooting occurred at around 8:30 a.m. today. One person is confirmed dead. Police Chief Ricky Martin said the suspect allegedly shot through the victim’s front door. The victim was found just on the other side of the door.

Earlier today, St. Martin Parish Superintendent of Schools Al Blanchard confirmed that while police were investigating the scene, all schools in St. Martinville were placed on a soft lockdown. That lockdown has since been lifted.

This is a developing story. Details will be added here as they become available.

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