Posted: Nov 11, 2012 8:15 PM by katc
Updated: Nov 11, 2012 8:57 PM
One man is dead and another is behind bars after a shooting in Abbeville. Police say around 3:30 Sunday, they responded to the 400 block of South Lyman in Abbeville where a man was shot multiple times behind a home located at 405 South Lyman. The victim was treated by Acadian Ambulance and transported to Abbeville General Hospital where he later died from the gunshot wounds.
Investigators say Dedrick Maze turned himself in to Abbeville Police. Maze was interviewed and booked on the charge of 2nd Degree Murder, Illegal Possession of a Stolen Firearm, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon and a Hold for Probation and Parole. Maze was booked and transported to Vermilion Parish Correctional Center.
The identity of the deceased male is being withheld until the next of kin have been notified.
Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact the Abbeville Police Department at 337-893-2511.