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Acadia Crime Stoppers: Information sought in shooting

Posted: 5:13 PM, Sep 11, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-11 18:13:49-04

Acadia Crime Stoppers is asking for help from the public in solving a shooting that occurred on August 26, 2018, at 1:00 a.m. at a residence in the 100 block of W. 3rd Street in Crowley.

Investigators revealed that the resident heard a noise at his front door, according to Sheriff KP Gibson. As the resident approached the front door, the suspect fired several rounds through the front door, striking the victim in the hand. Investigators believe that the suspect was removing a light bulb from the front door area and preparing to commit a robbery.

The victim could only describe the suspect as a male believed to be in his mid-twenties to early thirties.

If you have any information regarding this shooting, you are urged to call the tips line at (337) 789-TIPS or download the P3 app on your mobile device to report your tip anonymously.