BREAKING: Matthew Mire is now in custody

MATTHEW MIRE, 31, NOW IN CUSTODY

Around 10:45pm, Matthew Mire has been taken into custody according to numerous sources.

This comes after gunfire was exchanged allegedly between Mire and law enforcement around 7:30pm on Hoo Shoo Too in Ascension Parish.

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Since then, it had been an active search for Mire with numerous neighboring agencies coming in to assist.

Sources tell Unfiltered with Kiran Mire ran from officials, was eventually cornered in a home before he jumped in a body of water and then went into some woods. That’s where sources said he was eventually captured. The search for Mire has been going on just about all day after he’s accused of being the primary suspect in six people shot, two of them whom are dead including a Louisiana State Police trooper and another person who is in critical condition in surgery.

Unfiltered with Kiran has chosen not to name the trooper who died pending all family be notified.

We are awaiting a press conference with the details.

No further details available at this time. As they become available, story will be updated.

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