Police have confirmed that a Vieux Fort man who was shot with a spear gun late last month has died.
Stephen Octave, 25, succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday evening (July 3), police said.
According to reports, Octave was shot in the head on June 30 in Bruceville, Vieux Fort by a male suspect.
One individual was held in police custody in connection with the incident. It is not clear if the individual has been charged.