Subscribe Register Login

Saturday, April 19, 2014, 7:39 a.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Pastor shot, killed during La. church service

By The Associated Press

This article was published September 28, 2013 at 12:15 p.m.

LAKE CHARLES — A Louisiana pastor has been shot and killed during a nighttime revival service, and authorities say a suspect has been arrested.

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Kim Myers says the shooting occurred about 8:20 p.m. Friday at Tabernacle of Praise Worship Center in Lake Charles.

Myers says a gunman walked into the church and shot Pastor Ronald J. Harris Sr. "as he was preaching." Harris was pronounced dead at the scene.

Myers says 53-year-old Woodrow Karey of Lake Charles is charged with second-degree murder and was held in the parish jail Saturday.

Myers says authorities are investigating and have not determined a motive for the shooting.

Comment on: Pastor shot, killed during La. church service

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1 total comment

djigoo says... September 28, 2013 at 9:48 p.m.

Yay guns!

( | suggest removal )

  • page
  • 1
Click here to make a comment

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

TOP JOBS

  • Nationalsalesmanager

    National Sales ManagerKATV-TV, a leading ABC affiliate and s...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Golf course superint

    Sebastian County Job Openings (2)endentThe endent works unde...
    FORT SMITH, AR

  • Truck drivers

    truck driversneeded nowin little rock!Learn to drive for USA...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Dentalassist.&frontd

    New Location - Mangan Dental Group Experienced Dental Asst. ...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Leasing agent

    leasing agentnow hiring at Oakwood AptsFax resumes to: 501-9...
    JACKSONVILLE, AR

Search 752 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online