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Eunice man accused of attempted murder

Posted at 12:13 PM, May 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-08 13:14:24-04

A man is accused of attempted murder after shooting at an apartment complex Sunday afternoon in Eunice.

Dustin B. Johnson, 33, of Eunice, was arrested by police on a bench warrant for five counts of attempted murder for the shooting, according to Chief Randy Fontenot.

Fontenot stated that several people witnessed the shooting and were able to make a description to police.

One woman was outside with children during the shooting and was able to get everyone inside safely, the Chief added.

Bond is set at $250,000 with condition of home incarceration and ankle monitoring.

He is being held pending a bond revocation hearing on his pending charge set for next Thursday.

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