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Police investigating shooting in Rayne

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Posted at 9:32 AM, Jan 16, 2021

RAYNE, La. - Police are investigating an overnight shooting that left three people hospitalized.

On Saturday at 1:09 a.m., police responded to a shooting in the 600 block of Bella Avenue, according to Rayne Chief of Police Carroll J. Stelly.

Once on the scene, officers discovered three victims with gunshot wounds. All three were transported to Lafayette General Hospital by ambulance.

If anyone has information about the shooting, call the Rayne Police Department at (337) 334-4215, the Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish tip line at (337) 789-TIPS, or use P3 smartphone app to report it anonymously. Callers could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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