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Woman Shot by City Police Officer in Louisiana

Louisiana State Police are investigating a shooting involving a Kentwood Police Department officer. Trooper Dustin Dwight says the officer shot a woman during an incident Tuesday night on Louisiana Highway 38. Dwight says the woman suffered non-life threating injuries.

He says circumstances leading to the shooting are under investigation and have not been released.

Kentwood is located in Tangipahoa Parish on Interstate 55 just south of the Mississippi state line.