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Abbeville Police arrest one in Friday shooting

Posted at 3:51 PM, Sep 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-30 17:00:52-04

Abbeville Police have arrested a local man in connection with Friday’s shooting.

Brandon Lee Johnson, 30, was arrested this morning and booked with attempted first-degree murder in relation to an armed robbery.

Police had a warrant for his arrest, and went to his home. He was arrested without incident.

Johnson was wanted in connection with the shooting that happened Friday at the corner of Schlessenger and Green.

Abbeville Chief Bill Spearman would like to thank the Citizens for their assistance, The Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Narcotic’s Task Force, The Patrol Officers who took part in the investigation, and The Detectives.