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St. James Sheriff’s Office investigates Vacherie shooting

On May 31, 2021, at 10:53pm, the St. James Sheriff’s Office received several calls in reference to shots being fired on Magnolia Heights Street, in Vacherie. One of the calls stated an individual was shot in the head. Deputies arrived on scene and discovered one person shot in the head who was alert and breathing. The subject was transported to an area hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries.
The Sheriff’s Office is seeking any information from the public that could assist with solving this shooting. Anyone with information please contact St. James Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-562-2200. Crime Stoppers GNO is also offering a reward, up to $2500 for any information that will lead to an arrest and indictment of any subjects involved in this crime. Tips may also be submitted through our website www.stjamessheriff.com, and click on the link to Nixle.