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Man wanted in connection with Opelousas shooting

Posted at 6:05 PM, Jan 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-07 19:07:47-05

The Opelousas Police Department is asking for assistance in locating a man wanted in connection with a shooting that left one person critically injured.  

Investigators say that Jermaine Turner has been named as a person of interest in the shooting on W South Street near S Bullard Street on Friday, Jan 4, 2019.

Jermaine Turner / Opelousas Police Department

Turner has ties to the New Orleans area, according to Opelousas Police.

If you or anyone you know the whereabouts of Turner, please contact the Opelousas Department at (337) 948-2500.