Monroe police are investigating a deadly shooting that occurred at the Charles Johnson Park last week.

Police responded to the shooting after 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 10 at the park on Bernstein Park Drive.

Officers located 19-year Elijah Meadows who was suffering from at least two gunshot wounds to his back and chest. Meadows was involved in an altercation just prior to the shooting. Acadian Ambulance was called to the scene, however Meadows died as a result of his wounds.

The investigation in this case is ongoing.

If anyone has information on this case, please contact the Monroe Police at (318) 329-2600 or Crime Stoppers of North Delta by Facebook-CONTACT US/Submit a Tip tab, (318) 388-CASH(2274), or download the P3 Tips app on your smart phone.

If your tip leads to an arrest and /or indictment, you will be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000. Your information remains confidential; you never leave your name, and you never appear in court.

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