OPSO Searching for Suspect Involved in Shooting Incident
UPDATE: Gix has been arrested on warrants charging him with Att. 2nd Degree Murder, Poss. of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Second Degree Battery and Theft.
On June 1, 2016, Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a reported shooting on Slater Drive in Monroe. The investigation determined the victim had received several gunshot wounds and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. OPSO Investigators are now looking for the suspect, Gregory Gix, Jr., of Monroe, in connection with the shooting. He is described as a Black male, age 26, 6’2” tall and weighs 213 lbs.
Gix is a convicted felon and considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with any information concerning the whereabouts of Gregory Gix, Jr. is asked to contact the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office at 318-329-1200.