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Blood drive held for Eunice shooting victim

Posted: 1:41 PM, Dec 29, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-30 04:08:59-05

The Acadia Parish Fire Department, Eunice Fire Department, and St. Landry Parish Fire District 6 held a blood drive for Scott Daville today.

Daville, 54, died Friday morning after succumbing to injuries he sustained in an attempted vehicle burglary-turned shooting on Thursday at his home in Eunice.

The blood drive was from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Eunice Fire Department.

Daville was the father and father-in-law of two Eunice firefighters.

“Mr. Scott was involved with a lot of benefits that we’ve put on, so it’s only right that we just try to do something for him and his loved ones,” said Eunice firefighter operator Christian Walker.

Scott Daville
Scott Daville (center)
Courtesy of Benjamin Fontenot