Posted: Jan 4, 2013 6:05 PM by Tonya LaCoste
Updated: Jan 4, 2013 6:14 PM
St. Mary Parish Sheriff's investigators have a better description of a suspect vehicle used in a shooting in Amelia. The vehicle is described as an older model Chevy pick up truck that is black in front and greenish in color in back.
The shooting happened at 111 Westside Park Lane in Amelia just before midnight on New Year's Eve. According to investigators, two masked men drove to Westside Park and shot a man when he confronted them. One of the male suspects may have been wearing camouflage type clothing, according to St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office spokesperson Traci Landry.
The man is in stable condition after being shot twice in the upper torso. Anyone who may have information on the crime is asked to call the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office Detectives Division at 985-384-1622 or 337-828-1960.