SJSO Investigates Shooting in Edgard

Published 12:29 pm Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Detectives with the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting in Edgard.
On Sunday, May 14, about 11 p.m., officers responded to call for service in reference to gunshots fired at a vehicle. Upon arrival, the 23-year-old female victim reported that she was traveling on La. 18 where someone in an SUV began shooting at her vehicle then fled the area.
The victim received minor injuries from shattered glass.
Anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to call the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS or Det. Lt. Doug Buckler at 985-233-9331. Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at…/give-us-a-general-crime-tip/