Posted: Jan 4, 2013 1:43 PM by Tonya LaCoste
Updated: Jan 4, 2013 1:47 PM
A 17-year-old is charged with four counts of attempted 2nd Degree Murder after a shooting that happened in the 1000 block of Old Evangeline Hwy. in the community of Evangeline in Acadia Parish. Brannon Deshotel of Jennings is accused of shooting a man Wednesday just before midnight. According to Acadia Parish Sheriff Wayne Melancon, a resident reported receiving threatening phone calls. Shortly after the call to authorities, two vehicles showed up at the house and shots were exchanged, Melancon said. The man who was shot received non-life threatening injuries.
Dehotel is in the Acadia Parish Jail on a $1,000,000 bond.