Posted: Jul 16, 2013 6:26 AM by Kristen Holloway
Updated: Jul 16, 2013 6:53 AM
STANDOFF LATEST: An 8-hour standoff has finally come to an end in Evangeline Parish this morning with one suspect in police custody. It all began just after 7:30 last night in the 1200 block of Melissa St. when sheriff's officials went to the home to execute a search warrant. Deputies say the suspect, Corey Geautreaux, refused to cooperate and fired a single shot inside the house. State Police were called in to assist with the incident. Geautreaux finally surrendered just after 3:30 this morning.