Monroe, LA – Police officials said the shooting occurred right after 5 p.m. Monday.
It happened on Long Drive.
Monroe Police Department officers responded to a shooting call.
When the officers arrived on scene, they discovered that the suspect, who was also a shooting victim, was located on Wilton Drive.
The responding officers made contact with the 23-year-old man.
His name is Obie Grayson and he reportedly suffered not life threatening-injuries, police said.
The 23-year-old man was also found to be in possession of a 9mm handgun.
During an interview with investigators, the 23-year-old suspect reportedly admitted to shooting the victim three times during the incident.
The victim suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.
After he was released from hospital, Grayson was taken into custody and charged with second degree attempted murder.
This incident remains under investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.