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Man arrested accused of firing weapon at vehicle in Lafayette

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Posted at 5:45 PM, May 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-25 18:47:31-04

A Carencro man has been arrested, accused of firing at another driver earlier this month on Mills Street.

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office says the incident happened on May 8 in the 2700 block of Mills Street in Lafayette.

They say a caller advised officers that while driving, unknown subjects were shooting from their vehicle when her vehicle was struck.

Deputies with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office arrested 19-year-old Joshua Thibodeaux in reference with this incident.

He was booked on several counts of attempted first-degree murder and other charges including the following:

  • Illegal Poss Of Stolen Firearm
  • Fugitive
  • Attp-Murder/First Degree
  • Illegal Carrying Of Weapon
  • Attempted Manslaughter

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