LACOMBE, Louisiana — Authorities in St. Tammany Parish say they are searching for suspect after a man was shot in the buttocks during a confrontation Tuesday in the Lacombe community.
Sheriff's deputies tell The Times-Picayune (http://bit.ly/18afzMK ) the shooting took place shortly after 5 p.m.
The victim, who was not identified by authorities, was taken to Lacombe Heart Hospital by a passing motorist.
Investigators say the victim told them he was outside a friend's house when three men walked up, including one with whom he had been feuding. A scuffle then broke out.
As the victim attempted to run from the men, deputies say one of them fired a pistol at him.
Information from: The Times-Picayune, http://www.nola.com