Responding Officers located a 24 year old male on the sidewalk that had been shot. Acadian Ambulance treated the victim before being transported to a local hospital. The victim is listed in critical condition.
Investigation revealed that the victim was approached from behind when he was shot. Detective Dustin Gaudet and Detective Willie Fontenot have spoken with homeowners and several witnesses who live in the area and the investigation is ongoing.
If anyone has any information concerning the shooting on Friday morning at the intersection of 10th Street and 7th Avenue or the shooting that resulted in two people being shot Wednesday night in the 2200 block of 10th Street, Investigators are asking that you contact Detective Willie Fontenot, Detective Dustin Gaudet or Sgt. Lecia McCullough at 491-1338.