Indie Wrestler Byron 'Big Daddy Yum Yum' Wilcott Shot In His Home, Wounds Were Not Fatal

Local Louisiana professional wrestler, Byron Wilcott, aka Big Daddy Yum Yum, was shot in his home in Caddo Parish, Louisiana.

Local ABC affiliate, KTBS, reports that this occurred shortly after 6:30 A.M local time. Wilcott received non-fatal wounds to the abdomen, wrist, and thigh.

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From KTBS:

SHREVEPORT, La- A man is in the hospital after being shot at his home in Caddo Parish.

It happened shortly after 6:30 a.m., Saturday morning in the 4200 block of Calderwood Drive.

According to a news release, Byron Wilcott, 42, called the Caddo Sheriff's Office to report that he'd been shot at his home.

Deputies say Wilcott told them he was inside at the front door heading out to his car when heard several gunshots.

Wilcott received non-life threatening wounds in the abdomen, wrist, and thigh. He's being treated at Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport.

The case remains under investigation.

WildKat Sports, who run a local promotion in Louisiana, posted the news on Facebook, urging fans to keep Byron in their thoughts.

Fightful will report any and all updates to this story and our thoughts are with Byron at this time. 

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