Shooting on Swartz School Rd in Monroe

UDPATE: At this point in the investigation no arrests have been made. The case is being forwarded to the 4th District Attorney’s Office for further review.

On 9/3/13 at approximately 2:47a, the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 131 Swartz School Rd in reference to a shooting.

Upon arrival, deputies learned that the victim Kevin Brown, 48yo, had been shot in the upper torso by his wife, Joan Brown, 44yo, with a handgun.

Kevin was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Joan was transported to the OPSO Annex for further questioning.

The investigation is still on-going and more information will be released as it becomes available.