Incident

8-23-2015 Louisiana Lake Charles 1-1

Location

August 23, 2015

LA-14 and Fruge St
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Geolocation: 30.2348, -93.1803

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Master Trooper Steven Vincent
  • Age: 44
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Kevin Daigle
  • Age: 54
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed
  • Under the influence of alcohol or drugs (only applies to the subject/suspect/perpetrator )

Notes

Trooper shot in head during traffic stop, possible DUI. Sawed-off shotgun.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Shotgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

Sources

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 27
State House District: 34