Incident

1-05-2024 Louisiana Lake Charles 2-1

Location

January 05, 2024

W McNeese St and Sale Ln
Lake Charles, Louisiana

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Danielle Nichole Walker
  • Age: 35
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 15
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Significant others - current or former
  • Name: Terrence Jerome Withers
  • Age: 35
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

Suspect shot and killed adult female victim and wounded her teenage son at residence; police had been called to home numerous times; suspect was arrested carrying his infant son out of the house after the shooting;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 25
State House District: 36