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Juvenile injured in Crowley shooting

Posted at 9:59 AM, Mar 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-04 11:06:57-05

Police are investigating an early morning shooting in the 1800 block of Harry Fusilier Street in Crowley.

Police say a juvenile victim was hit by a bullet while sitting on a couch inside the home. According to police, the bullet entered the residence through the garage door. The victim was transported to Acadia General Hospital with minor injuries.

Another bullet struck a vehicle parked under the home’s carport.

Chief Jimmy Broussard says it is unclear if the incident was related to gang activity or drugs. Investigators were processing the scene for any further evidence Monday morning.

Police ask that anyone with information on the incident contact Crowley Police at 337-783-1234 or Crime Stoppers of Acadia Parish at  789-TIPS.