LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) Louisiana authorities say an armed man was wounded in a gunfight with a sheriff’s deputy outdoors his estranged spouse’s residence.
A Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Workplace information launch says the suspect’s spouse referred to as 911 after he broke into her home in Sulphur, one hundred forty miles (225 kilometers) west of Baton Rouge.
She tried to cover outdoors the house and he chased her as deputies arrived.
The discharge says a deputy ordered the person to drop the gun however he raised it towards the deputy, who fired, resulting in an trade of gunfire.
Forty-5-yr-previous David Rozas, of Sulphur, was hospitalized with non-life threatening accidents.
He faces expenses together with tried first-diploma homicide of a police officer, and was to be jailed on $875,000 bond after his discharge from the hospital.
It was not instantly recognized if Rozas has an lawyer.