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Acadia Crime Stoppers needs help solving shooting

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Posted at 10:25 AM, Feb 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-23 11:25:08-05

Detectives with the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office are asking for the public's health in connection with a shooting that happened early Sunday, February 21, 2021.

It happened on the Church Point Highway, just south of Church Point.

An unknown suspect fired shots into a vehicle occupied by multiple juveniles as they were both travelling northbound. Two of the juveniles were struck by gunfire and were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The suspect's vehicle is described as being dark in color. It is believed that this was not a random incident.

If you have any information regarding this crime, you're urged to call the tips line at 789-TIPS or download our P3 app on your mobile device to report your tip anonymously.

All callers will remain anonymous and can receive up to a $2,500 cash reward for information leading to an arrest in this case.
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