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Breaux Bridge Police searching for suspect in weekend shooting

Posted: 11:01 AM, Sep 04, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-04 12:21:41-04

The Breaux Bridge Police Department is asking for help in identifying a suspect in Saturday night’s shooting at the Pilot Truck Stop.

Police say this man drove away from the truck stop following the shooting, in the car shown below. A woman dressed in blue scrubs was also in the car, police say.

Courtesy Breaux Bridge Police
Courtesy Breaux Bridge Police

The shooting happened shortly after 10 p.m. on Saturday night. Police were called to the truck stop, where they found a man with serious, but not life-threatening, injuries. He is recovering now in a local hospital.

Police say the shooting happened as a result of some kind of argument, but the men didn’t know each other.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect or the car is asked to contact the Breaux Bridge Police Department at 337-322-2186.