Posted: Sep 1, 2013 6:12 PM by katc
Updated: Sep 1, 2013 6:18 PM
An Opelousas man is wanted by police after a shooting this morning. Police say the shooting happened near the intersection of Blanchard and Academy Streets around 3:00 am. Police say there were two victims , and man and woman, who both suffered single gunshot wounds; the man in the chest and the woman in the left collarbone. Officers say the man, Demon Thibodeaux, was the intended target by the shooter, and the woman, Lakesha Randle, was hit by a stray bullet. Police have identified the shooter as Kendol Payne. He is wanted for attempted 1st degree murder as well as attempted 2nd degree murder. He is considered armed and dangerous, if you have any information regarding his whereabouts please call 948-2500 or St. Landry Crimestoppers at 948-TIPS.