SHOOTING INCIDENT – 17-YEAR-OLD JUVENILE CHARGED BY VERIFIED COMPLAINT
BELLE ROSE– Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports that a verified complaint was filed against a 17-year-old juvenile arising out of a shooting incident that occurred on April 4, 2022, near the 100 block of Grisaffe Lane in Belle Rose.
On the aforementioned date, deputies responded to the area in reference to a complaint of shots fired.
Detectives initiated an investigation and determined that a residence and automobile were struck by gunfire. It was reported that the suspect fired towards a group of people.
Detectives were able to identify and subsequently take into custody a 17-year-old juvenile.
Verified complaints were filed against the juvenile on charges of:
*Aggravated Assault with a Firearm – 5 counts
*Aggravated Criminal Damage to Property
*Illegal Use of Weapons or Dangerous Instrumentalities
The juvenile remains in continued custody.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.