Authorities looking for suspect, information in fatal shooting in Lake Charles

By Special to the American Press

Lake Charles police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred late Thursday in the 600 Block of Bank Street.

Authorities said officers arrived at the scene and found 32-year-old Damion Derrelle Jackson down on the sidewalk and bleeding

from a gunshot wound.

Jackson was taken to Lake Charles Memorial Hospital and later died from his injuries.

Jackson, originally from Fontana, Calif., had lived in Lake Charles since 2011.

Anyone with information on the shooting should call Detectives Colby Thompson or Franklin Fondel at 491-1311 or Crime Stoppers

at 439-2222.